Giant international business entity Anglo American Platinum is willing to extend its financial hand to students who are willing to continue their careers at tertiary level. In addition to providing students with financial help, the organisation also gives successful applicants medical aid and a computer allowance.
Students whose applications have been approved will also benefit by getting permanent placements at any Anglo Platinum branch, not only in their operations here in Southern Africa but also in the global Anglo Group.
The bursary scheme was designed to afford young talented students with the opportunity to fulfil their dreams in the mining industry. The programme will not only enable students to attain their qualifications but empower them with the much needed skills and experience required in the mining industry.
ANGLO Platinum LTD Bursaries
Students who are planning to enrol at any University or the University of Technology to undergo a degree study in mining to consider applying for the Anglo Platinum LTD learnership programme. Students will also be given a comprehensive allowance during the training period.
The organisation awards bursary programmes to students who want to study the following degree programmes:
- Electrical Engineering
- Mining Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Metallurgical Engineering
- Mine Surveying
- Finance / Accountancy
- Analytical Chemistry
- Rock Engineering
- Ventilation Engineering
To study Rock Engineering candidates must study either Mining Engineering or Geology before embarking on Rock Engineering studies.
University of Technology
Studies at this University consist of the same subjects as per Universities above and require the same necessities as you need for Universities and will also provide you with the same perks.
- Practical Training
- Ventilation Training
- Mine Surveying
For these fields, you can obtain the needed qualification through practical training.
ANGLO Platinum LTD bursary requirements
Candidates who are willing to apply for the programme should be at least have a grade 12 academic certificate with a minimum of sixty percent in the following subjects:
- Physical Science
- Physical science is not a requirement if you are applying for a bursary in finance or information.
ANGLO Platinum LTD bursary application
The bursary can also be applied online via the ANGLO Platinum LTD official website. You should send your application together with your certified academic results, testimonials and a covering letter stating which bursary you want to apply for and why you feel you are the ideal candidate for such a bursary.
Bursary closing date
The closing date for bursaries is the end of May.