PSG is an independent financial services group, the company is specialized in proving services like financial planning, investments, unit trusts, stockbroking, life insurance, healthcare, estate and trust services, personal and commercial short term insurance. The company was founded in 1998 and has been operating since then, presently the company has moved beyond the shore of South Africa, they are also in Mauritius and Namibia.
The companies offer services 3 major categories: “PSG Insure” majorly for commercial and personal short-term insurance; “PSG Wealth” operate on individual, family and business wealth management services; and “PSG Asset Management” for global funds, segregated portfolios and local unit trusts for individuals and institutions.
The PSG Bursary is available for students who are studying a degree programme and are willing to further their career in the financial services industry.
The bursary will be awarded to students within the following fields of study:
- Information Technology
- Information Systems
- Software Development
- Project Management
- Data Analytics
- Computer Science
- Artificial Intelligence
- Electrical Engineering
- Electronic Engineering
- Computer Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Industrial Engineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Systems Engineering
- Process Engineering
- Engineering Management
- Actuarial Science
- Applied Mathematics
The bursary will take care of students tuition fees, prescribed textbooks etc. Apart from financial support, students will also befit from:
- mentoring, coaching and support
- entrance into the graduate programme
- working experience within the financial services industry
Applicants must meet the following requirements before they can be considered for PSG bursary.
- South African citizen
- Completed Matric
- Studying towards a postgraduate degree qualification within one of the above fields of study (or in final year of Engineering undergraduate degree)
- Achieved a minimum overall average of 65%
- Wish to further in a career in the financial services sector
- Be calm and work well under pressure
- Have a good team work
- Pay close attention to detail
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE PSG BURSARY
Application for PSG bursary is online, visit http://legacy.psg.co.za/careers/position-detail.php?position=2541
(Reference number: #PSG-20955)
To be able to apply, you will have to register an account first, visit http://legacy.psg.co.za/careers/register-cv.php to do so.
Proceed to log in at http://legacy.psg.co.za/careers/login.php
After you’ve logged in, you will have to submit the documents before, failure to do so, your application will not be considered.
- ID document (certified copy)
- Degree qualification certificate (certified copy)
- Academic transcripts
- Curriculum Vitae
30 November 2019.
(Any application submitted after is date will not be considered – please apply before the closing date for your application to be considered.)
CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER
For any question regarding this bursary programme, you can contact PSG directly at:
Tel: 0800 551 552
Email: [email protected]