Anglo American Platinum Bursary South Africa 2022 – 2023

Anglo American Platinum Bursary South Africa 2022 – 2023

ABOUT THE COMPANY – ANGLO AMERICAN PLATINUM

Anglo American Platinum Bursary South Africa| Anglo American Platinum Limited, founded in 1995, is the biggest primary producer of platinum across the globe, producing almost 40% of the supply each year. The South African-based company operates mainly in Johannesburg, with most of its operations occurring within the Bushveld Igneous Complex where a range of mineral commodities is found.

The company produces 3 ranges of products, namely precious metals (ie. gold), base metals (ie. chrome; copper; cobalt sulphate; sodium sulphate and nickel), and Platinum Group Metals (ie. platinum; rhodium; palladium; ruthenium; iridium and osmium).

ABOUT THE ANGLO AMERICAN PLATINUM BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

Anglo American Platinum is inviting students to apply for their Bursary Programme, for the 2023 academic year.

Bursaries will be awarded for studies within these fields:

  • Geology
  • Mechanical Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Electromechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Mine Survey
  • Rock Engineering
  • Trainee Surface (Chemical Engineering, Extraction Metallurgy or Metallurgical Engineering)
  • Ventilation Trainee (Mining Engineering)

Students who are not studying yet (have completed Matric or are currently in Matric), will have the opportunity to work alongside Anglo America’s professional practitioners for a year before commencing tertiary studies. This will allow recipients to ensure they are studying on the correct path.

MORE ABOUT THE ANGLO AMERICAN PLATINUM BURSARY PROGRAMME – EXPENSES COVERED

The bursary will provide cover for the following expenses: tuition fees, textbook allowance, laptop allowance, personal allowance, allowance for private accommodation or university residence accommodation and meals, as well as cover for medical expenses on the company medical aid scheme.

Ngfinders.com is committed to keeping you up to date with the latest bursary opportunities, and this article covers all details about the Anglo-American Platinum Bursary.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ANGLO AMERICAN PLATINUM BURSARY

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

Geology:

  • You must have completed Matric or be currently in Matric
  • You must be studying or intend on studying toward a Geology qualification
  • You must be studying or provisionally accepted to study at a recognized and accredited university in South Africa
  • 1st-year students: you must have achieved a minimum result of 60% for Mathematics, Science, and English
  • 2nd-year students: you must have passed all modules you have registered for
  • 3rd-year students: you must be completing Job Subject to Referral Bonus and pass all modules you have registered for
  • Preference will be given to applicants from host communities, in line with the company’s Social and Labour Plan commitments (however, students from other areas may also apply)

Mechanical Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Electromechanical Engineering:

  • You must have completed Matric or be currently in Matric
  • You must be studying or intend on studying towards a Mechanical or Electrical (Heavy Current) Engineering Diploma or Degree qualification
  • You must be studying or intend on studying at a recognized and accredited university in South Africa
  • You must have achieved a minimum result of 60% for Mathematics, Science, and English in Grade 11 (if currently in Matric)
  • You must have achieved a minimum result of 60% for Mathematics, Science, and English in Matric (if completed Matric)
  • Preference will be given to applicants from host communities, in line with the company’s Social and Labour Plan commitments (however, students from other areas may also apply)
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Mining Engineering:

  • You must have completed Matric or be currently in Matric
  • You must be studying or intend on studying towards a Mining Engineering (4-year degree – BSc, BEng, BET) NQF8 level qualification
  • You must be studying or provisionally accepted to study at a recognized and accredited university in South Africa
  • 1st-year students: you must have achieved a minimum result of 60% for Mathematics, Science, and English
  • 2nd-year students: you must have passed all modules you have registered for
  • 3rd-year students: you must have passed all subjects you are currently registered for
  • 4th-year students: you must have passed all subjects you are currently registered for

Mine Survey:

  • You must have completed Matric
  • You must be studying towards a Mine Survey qualification
  • You must be studying at a recognized and accredited university in South Africa
  • 3rd-year students: you must have passed all subjects you are currently registered for
  • 4th-year students: you must have passed all subjects you are currently registered for
  • Preference will be given to applicants from host communities, in line with the company’s Social and Labour Plan commitments (however, students from other areas may also apply)

Rock Engineering:

  • You must have completed Matric or be currently in Matric
  • You must be studying or intend on studying towards a Mining and Geology Engineering or Geology qualification (BET, BENG, BSc)
  • You must be studying or provisionally accepted to study at a recognized and accredited university in South Africa
  • 1st-year students: you must have achieved a minimum result of 60% for Mathematics, Science, and English
  • 2nd-year students: you must have passed all modules you have registered for
  • 3rd-year students: you must have passed all subjects you are currently registered for

Trainee Surface:

  • You must have completed Matric
  • You must be studying for a Chemical Engineering, Extraction Metallurgy, or Metallurgical Engineering qualification
  • You must be in your third year of study
  • You must be studying at a recognized and accredited university in South Africa
  • Preference will be given to applicants from host communities, in line with the company’s Social and Labour Plan commitments (however, students from other areas may also apply)
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Ventilation Trainee:

  • You must have completed Matric
  • You must be studying towards a Mining Engineering (4-year Degree – BSc, BEng, BET) NQF level 8
  • You must be in your third year of study
  • You must be studying at a recognized and accredited university in South Africa
  • Preference will be given to applicants from host communities, in line with the company’s Social and Labour Plan commitments (however, students from other areas may also apply)

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE ANGLO AMERICAN PLATINUM BURSARY

Applications must be submitted online at:

Anglo American Platinum Bursary Application: Geology (Reference: REF30893F)

Anglo American Platinum Bursary Application: Mechanical Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Electromechanical Engineering (Reference: REF30883P)

Anglo American Platinum Bursary Application: Mining Engineering (Reference: REF30902I)

Anglo American Platinum Bursary Application: Mine Survey (Reference: REF30892J)

Anglo American Platinum Bursary Application: Rock Engineering (Reference: REF30897F)

Anglo American Platinum Bursary Application: Trainee Surface (Reference: REF30885Y)

Anglo American Platinum Bursary Application: Ventilation Trainee (Reference: REF30905L)
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your online bursary application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Grade 11 results, if currently in Matric (with the school stamp)
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy)
  • Full academic record/ transcripts, if currently studying
  • Proof of provisional acceptance, if not studying yet
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Proof of Residence

 

CLOSING DATE FOR THE ANGLO AMERICAN PLATINUM BURSARY

31 July 2022.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary program, please contact Anglo American Platinum directly:
Contact page: https://southafrica.angloamerican.com/site-services/contact-us

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