Kumba bursaries - Kumba Iron Ore is offering bursaries to students who intend furthering their studies in any South African university and technikon.

Kumba Bursaries - University

Mining Engineering Bursaries
Electrical Engineering Bursaries
Metallurgical Engineering Bursaries
Industrial Engineering Bursaries
Geology Bursaries

Kumba Bursaries - Technikon

Mine Surveying Engineering
Mining Engineering

Who Should Apply - Kumba Bursaries will consider someone with symbol C for both Mathematics and Physical Science for Degree applicants and at least symbol D for both subjects for Diplomas

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Absa Bursaries Information

Students who have missed the bursary application deadline may call 0860 100 372 to find out how Absa can assist with a study loan.

Who qualifies for Absa Bursary Programme?

Bursaries will be made available to students studying degrees that will provide essential or identified skills within the Financial Services Industry. Any one is eligible to apply for a bursary, provided that you are able to show that:
  • you have not received any other bursary for the same period for which you are applying for sponsorship from Absa
  • you are pursuing a course of study in a discipline that will benefit the Financial Services Industry
  • you are academically proficient
  • you have registered at a recognised Tertiary Education Institution in South Africa
  • you are a South African or Namibian citizen

Impala Platinum Bursaries 2016

Impala Platinum Bursary Information

Impala Platinum Bursaries are open to all applicants who meet university minimum entrance requirements of a university exemption. Bursary applications are invited from students with a minimum of C symbol for both Science & Mathematics.

Bursaries are offered in the following fields of study:

  • Engineering
    • Mining
    • Metallurgy
    • Chemical
    • Mechanical
    • Electrical (heavy current)
  • Chemistry to honours level, with a second major in either physics or mathematics
  • Geology to honours level, with a second major in one of the following:


Liberty Group Limited actuarial bursaries are granted to student who intend studying toward actuarial degree at a university level. You must be a full-time student in order to qualify for this bursary.

  • Excellent overall results including a distinction for higher grade Mathematics
  • A minimum of four distinctions, with distinction in higher grade Mathematics and Physical Science
  • At tertiary level, students must maintain continuous excellence in academic performance in all subjects
  • Good leadership qualities and participation in extramural activities such as sports, debating societies, chess clubs and various Olympiads, etc are an added advantage
Costs Covered
  • Tuition fees are paid for each academic year of study and reviewed annually based on academic performance
  • Residence fees/subsistence allowance is paid for shared accommodation at a university residence
  • A monthly subsistence allowance is paid if the student chooses not to live at the university residence
  • A book allowance is paid annually for the purchase of textbooks
  • First year students qualify for a calculator allowance
  • Applications are open to all students regardless of the year of study. Once approved, the bursar will enter into an agreement with Liberty Life that will be renewed annually.
Bursary Application AddressBursary Administrator
Liberty Group Limited
P O Box 10499

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Nampak offers the largest number of packaging careers in Africa!

Today, some 13 000 people are building successful, long-term careers in our company. They are able to do so as a result of our enduring commitment to skills development and training, continuous learning, career planning, coaching, recognition and reward.

Strategic alignments with our partner schools and graduate development programme are key drivers in terms of our ability to grow and nurture young leaders, while our BEE Charter enhances diversity in the workplace.

Careers in Nampak cover many professional disciplines, such as:
  • accounting/finance
  • engineering
  • human resources
  • information technology/business systems
  • logistics/supply chain
  • production/manufacturing.
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The dplg has made funds available to assist disadvantaged youth. The roll-out of the Bursary Fund will follow a phased approach initially targeting engineering students in the system with the initiative being expanded through financial commitments from stakeholders. Phase two will also target successful Grade 12 learners.

Who Should Apply

Applicants should be within the designated group i.e. black women and men, youth, and disabled, where youth is defined as in the National youth development policies of South Africa.

Applicants must be South African citizens.
Applicants must be eligible to enroll for an engineering degree in any of the recognized South African Higher Education Institutions.

Applicants who have successfully completed their first year engineering degrees.
Applicants from a previously disadvantaged background, especially the Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, North West and Limpopo, will be given priority.

Applicants willing to join the municipal engineering sector after the successful completion of their studies for a period equivalent to the period of bursary support. Bursary Application Form

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Mondi South Africa is offering bursaries for first year students who intend studying towards a Bachelor Sience in forestry - BSc Forestry in Stellenbosch University.

Mondi bursaries cover tuition, meals, accommodation and book.

Who Must Apply - South African citizens with solid academic record. You must have a drivers licence or obtain one before completing your studies. Read Bursary Details Here


Kumba Iron Ore is offering bursaries to students who intend furthering their studies in any South African university and technikon.

University Bursaries:

Mining Engineering Bursaries
Electrical Engineering Bursaries
Metallurgical Engineering Bursaries

Industrial Engineering Bursaries
Geology Bursaries


FULL-TIME BURSARY SCHEME FOR NON-EMPLOYEES This scheme is applicable to students studying on a full-time basis at any institutions registered with SAQA. By implication these students may not be employed on a full-time basis while studying but may be eligible for vacation employment and/or experiential training in the relevant division.

  1. This scheme provides for all prescribed class fees, plus an additional 50% of class fees to assist with books and necessary equipment. Fees are paid for the minimum duration of the course as determined by the relevant educational institutions. It is expected of the students that they repeat at their own cost any academic year which they have not completed successfully.
  2. The fees for related expenses such as books are paid directly to the student, while class fees are paid to the educational institution except in the case where the student has already paid in advance.


Volkswagen Bursaries Information

Volkswagen SA is offering bursaries to students who intend furthering their studies in any university or technikon of South Africa.

Bursary Study Field - Volkswagen bursaries are limited to Engineering Studies, Computer Science Studies,  Business Studies & Finance Studies.

Bursary Amount - Bursaries will cover tuition fee only.

Bursary Duration - The bursary is allocated for a year but can be renewed if the student's performance is satisfactory.

Application Closing Date - Applications close on June 30

Application Address - The Administrator, VW Community Trust, PO. Box 80, Uitenhage 6230
Tel: 041 994 4399/4049 Fax: 041 994 5587


Kumba Iron Ore, an exceptional mining company, offers study opportunities to exceptional students with a keen interest in Engineering and/or Geology to study at any South African University recommended by the company. We offer bursaries in the following studies:
  • Mining engineering
  • Metallurgical engineering
  • Electrical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Industrial engineering 
  • Civil engineering
  • Geology
  • Mine Surveying
  • Mining
Minimum requirement for a degree – Both Grade 12 Mathematics and Physical Science – C symbol
Minimum requirement for a diploma – Both Mathematics and Physical Science – D symbol
At Kumba Iron Ore, We see what could be . So if you think you've got what it takes,
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RMB offers bursaries to Hons students in the Commerce, Business Science, Finance, Math, Quant, Accounting and IT / IS disciplines who have consistently excelled academically. Bursary requests should be submitted between September and November of each year, for the following year. All bursaries for 2011 have been finalised and allocated. To apply for a bursary in 2012, please email your CV, motivation, all academic transcripts, and grade 12 results to bursaries@rmb.co.za by end November 2011. Bursars receive not only funding for studies, books, all living expenses; They also receive the assistance of a mentor and are offered a place on our Winter School. Only South African citizens will be considered for a bursary.