Anglo American Platinum Bursary South Africa 2020 – 2021

The Anglo American Platinum Limited was established in 1995, it operates mainly in Johannesburg and most of its operations are done within Bushveld Igneous Complex which is home to a many mineral commodities. Anglo American Platinum is the biggest platinum producer with 40% of the platinum world supply each year.

The Anglo American Platinum Bursary is for all South Africans studying engineering, Rock Engineering, Chemistry, Geology and others. The company that that sponsor this scholarship produces three products; precious metals (e.g. Gold), base metals like copper; cobalt sulphate; sodium sulphate and nickel, and Platinum Group Metals like platinum, palladium, iridium and others.

Anglo Platinum Bursary

Anglo American Platinum Limited Bursary Eligible Field of Study

The following are the eligible field of study that can apply for Anglo Platinum Limited Bursary:

  • Engineering
  • Chemistry (Applied or Analytical)
  • Geology
  • Metallurgy (Metallurgy/ Chemical Engineering)
  • Mining
  • Rock Engineering
  • Any field of study (for the Platinum scholarship alone)

Coverage Value

The bursary is going to cover the following students expenses: tuition fees, prescribed textbook allowance, meals, accommodation, registration fees, a laptop or laptop allowance and a monthly stipend. Students might also benefit from vacation work.

Students that benefit from this bursary must take up permanent employment at Anglo American after graduation. The service period the student will provide will be equal to the duration of bursary funding received.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Before any candidate can be considered for admission, he/she must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be a South African citizen
  • Pass the medical fitness examinations
  • Platinum Scholarship: Applicants currently in Matric or have completed Matric, ANY field of study, pass all subjects currently registered (if currently at tertiary level), be within a 50km radius from the company operations
  • Engineering students: must complete Matric in 2020 with a minimum result of 60% for English, Mathematics and Physical Science
  • Chemistry students: must complete the 3rd year of study in 2020 in an Applied or Analytical Chemistry degree, must pass all modules and be entering the 4th year of study in 2021
  • Geology students: must complete the 3rd year of study in 2020 in a Geology degree and must pass all modules
  • Metallurgy students: must complete the 3rd year of study in 2020 in a Metallurgy/ Chemical Engineering degree and must pass all modules
  • Mining students: must complete the 3rd year of study in 2020 in a Mining Engineering degree, must pass all modules and be entering the 4th year of study in 2021
  • Rock Engineering students: must complete the 3rd year of study in 2020 in a Mining Engineering or Geology degree and must pass all modules

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

You can apply for the bursary online at: https://www.angloamerican.com/careers/job-opportunities/apply

The following are the url for each bursary type:

Platinum Scholarship: https://bit.ly/36Xdh4r (Ref Id: REF1168M)
Engineering: https://bit.ly/3cuFn8d (Ref Id: REF1176U)
Chemistry: https://bit.ly/2XZ9Gz0 (Ref Id: REF1195X)
Geology: https://bit.ly/3eHfrYz (Ref Id: REF1244M)
Metallurgy: https://bit.ly/3gHqxPn (Ref Id: REF1209S)
Mining: https://bit.ly/3eTXAht (Ref Id: REF1242H)
Rock Engineering: https://bit.ly/2ZYnPyK (Ref Id: REF1230P)

Required Documents

Applicants are to submit the following certified documents with their online application form:

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Platinum Scholarship students: Matric certificate if completed Matric OR Matric latest results if currently in Matric (certified copy)
  • Platinum Scholarship students: Proof of residence from Chief within 50km radius from Anglo American Platinum operations (stamped document)
  • Engineering students: Certified copy of Grade 11 final results AND latest Matric results
  • Chemistry, Geology, Metallurgy, Mining and Rock Engineering students: Matric certificate
  • Chemistry, Geology, Metallurgy, Mining and Rock Engineering students: Latest academic record AND 2019 year results (certified copy)
  • Full Curriculum Vitae

CLOSING DATE

The application will close on 14 July 2020. Any student that submit after the due date will not be considered.

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

You can contact the bursary management using the details below:
Department: Human Resources
Tel: 014 596 0190 / 014 596 0184
Email: [email protected]

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