The Bhp Billiton Bursary helps students every year. Bhp Billiton is one of South Africa’s top companies in the Coal Energy field and provides young South African’s opportunity for growth and stability.
They offer full-time bursaries at Universities and at the University of Technology. Have a decent look at all that they have to offer you and then make an informed decision about your future. The company has so much to offer the right candidates and if you are interested in the Coal Energy field then a position with Bhp Billiton might just be what you are looking for.
If you are rewarded with the Bhp Billiton Bursary you are required to sign an employment contract with the company for a period equal to the bursary term. Bhp Billiton now also offers you the BECSA Full Bursary Scheme. There are many bursary programs available but incorporating the BECSA Bursary scheme into their system Bhp Billiton has taken a leap into the future. Full details and the bursary form are available online via their site.
What Does the Bhp Billiton Bursary Cover?
Their bursaries include the following:
- Full University study fees
- Full registration fees
- Full examination fees
- University accommodation fees
- University meal fees
- Required Books and pocket money
- Computer allowance for the purchase of a computer only available in 2nd year
They offer to study in the following fields:
- Mining Engineering
- Extractive Metallurgy
- Electrical Engineering (Light & Heavy)
- Mine Surveying
- Mechanical Engineering
- Chemical Engineering (Mineral Process)
Mining Engineering students will also have to gain a Mine Manager’s Certificate.
Both Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering Students will be required to study further to obtain their National Certificate of Competency (Government Issued).
What Are the Requirements For the Bhp Billiton Bursary?
To apply for one of Bhp Billiton’s great bursaries you need to have the following requirements:
- Matric Certificate
- Mathematics with a ‘C’ symbol
- Science with a ‘C’ symbol
- A Valid South Africa ID document
- Must be a citizen of South Africa
How to Apply for the Bhp Billiton Bursary?
It is not possible to apply online, but you can download the form here:
Or E-mail: Andreb@careerwise.co.za
Or visit their website: www.bhpbilliton.com
Fill in the bursary application form and post it to:
Bhp Billiton Bursary Department / Scheme, Career Wise (Pty) Ltd, P.O. Box 30632
Ensure that you have added certified copies of all required documents along with your application. It is always a good idea to think ahead and include an ID photo of yourself as well as a short letter telling the Bhp Billiton why you feel you deserve the bursary and a bit of background information on yourself. This is however not compulsory but might add to you qualifying. Preferably you should send it via registered mail to ensure delivery.
Bhp Billiton Bursary Closing Dates.
Currently applications are closed. We are not sure when and if there will be new bursaries offered by Bhp Billiton