About Anglo American
Anglo American South Africa, a subsidiary of the global mining company Anglo American plc, has an extensive history of over a century in the mining industry. Since 1917, the company has been a prominent player in South Africa’s mining sector. Anglo American South Africa operates in various segments of the mining industry, including platinum group metals, diamonds, coal, iron ore, and copper. With its headquarters situated in Johannesburg, the company holds a significant presence in South Africa, conducting operations across multiple provinces such as Mpumalanga, Limpopo, and the Northern Cape.
Being a socially responsible entity, Anglo American South Africa places a strong emphasis on sustainability and has implemented diverse initiatives to promote responsible mining practices. Environmental protection and mitigating the impact on local communities are key priorities for the company. In line with its commitment to safety, Anglo American South Africa upholds stringent safety standards across all mining operations to safeguard the well-being of its employees and contractors. Furthermore, Anglo American South Africa actively contributes to the development of local communities by generating employment opportunities, supporting local businesses, and investing in education and healthcare initiatives.
About Anglo American Platinum Bursaries 2023
Anglo American Platinum is currently offering bursary programmes in 6 different study fields for anybody looking for financial aid to pursue their education. As a recipient of the Anglo American Platinum Bursaries, you will receive various benefits, including coverage for tuition fees, an allowance for private accommodation or coverage for accommodation costs (which may include a university residence with a self-catering allowance or a university residence with meals provided).
Additionally, there will be an allowance provided for a computer or laptop, a personal allowance, and a textbook allowance. As a scholarship or bursary recipient, you will also have access to our company’s medical aid scheme. While you have the option to remain on your parent or guardian’s medical aid, you will need to provide proof of this arrangement.
The Anglo American Platinum Bursaries is currently offering bursaries for the following study fields:
Before applying for Anglo American Platinum Bursaries, it is essential that you acquaint yourself with the eligibility criteria. Meeting each of these requirements will greatly enhance your candidacy. To ensure that you meet the necessary qualifications, please consult the following list of prerequisites. Ideally, you should strive to fulfill all the requirements listed below in order to increase your chances of success.
The Anglo American Platinum Bursaries Eligibility Criteria are as follows:
- Geotechnical Engineering (Ref ID: REF43710Y)
- Civil Engineering (Ref ID: REF43476F)
- Industrial Engineering (Ref ID: REF43731V)
- Mechanical Engineering (Ref ID: REF43716U)
- Electrical Engineering (Ref ID: REF43717C)
- Ventilation (Ref ID: REF43715E)
A. Geotechnical Engineering & Ventilation
- For a student in their 3rd year: You must be currently enrolled in your 2nd year and have successfully completed all subjects you are currently registered for at your tertiary institution.
- For a student in their 4th year: You must be currently enrolled in your 3rd year and have successfully completed all subjects you are currently registered for at your tertiary institution.
B. Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering & Electrical Engineering
- For current Grade 12 learners: You need to submit your final Grade 11 results, including Mathematics, Science, and English with a pass rate of 60%. The results must be stamped by your school.
- For 1st year students: You should have successfully completed Grade 12 with a pass rate of 60% in Mathematics, Science, and English. Additionally, you need to provide a certified copy of your Grade 12 certificate and an acceptance letter from a university for a 1st year Diploma/Degree in Mechanical or Electrical (Heavy Current) Engineering.
- For 2nd year students: You must currently be registered as a 1st year student and have successfully passed all the modules you were registered for.
- For 3rd year students: You should be in the process of completing your 2nd year and have passed all the modules and subjects you are currently registered for at your tertiary institution.
- For 4th year students: You should be in the process of completing your 3rd year and have passed all the modules and subjects you are currently registered for at your tertiary institution.
Apply online (Anglo American Platinum Bursaries 2023):
- Geotechnical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Industrial Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
It is recommended to access the mentioned website using Google Chrome as your web browser.
Before applicants can submit their applications, they need to register on the application platform. This account will be necessary throughout the entire registration process.
To ensure the security of your account, it is important to keep your account details confidential. Never share your password or any other account information with a third party.
Alternatively, you have the option to register using LinkedIn, Indeed, or Seek. This will save you time by avoiding the need to start the account creation process from scratch.
Your application will be thoroughly reviewed by the complete selection committee, including yourself, and the information you provide will be treated as confidential. Therefore, it is crucial to carefully verify the accuracy of the information provided. If there is evidence of candidates providing false information, they may be placed in a potentially risky situation.
The selection committee will handle your event registration based on the information you provide. By submitting your application, you grant the committee permission to utilize your personal information for this purpose.
Applicants must submit their applications exclusively through the aforementioned website. Any other attempts to submit documents, such as hand delivery or fax, will be rejected by the application review committee.
Applications for the Anglo American Platinum Bursaries must be submitted before the closing date on 15 June 2023.
Applications received after the deadline will not be considered by the selection committee. Any late submissions will not be recognized while registration is open.
We strongly encourage applicants to submit their applications as early as possible. Following that, you will have a period of time to thoroughly review the information provided in your applications. Please start preparing your applications promptly.
Anglo American Platinum holds the authority to decide whether or not to proceed with an appointment during the employment procedure. The determinations made by the selection committee are final and binding in all aspects.