Anglo American Coal Bursaries available in South Africa

Anglo American Coal Bursaries available in South Africa

Anglo Coal is a division of Anglo American Platinum Mine.  They are expanding to meet the market demands each year, thus they provide bursaries for exceptional candidates who are in need of aid.  They place a high mark of status on development, as well as training of their staff.  Anglo is also constantly introducing modern technology to their operations as it comes available.

This bursary scheme is developed to give an equal opportunity, to high caliber students, an entry point into Anglo.  These individuals will not only gain an academic qualification, but moreover also be able to launch a successful career with Anglo, and in the mining industry.

This bursary offer from Anglo is one of the most comprehensive within South Africa.  Bursaries in this scheme also provides the successful candidates with medical cover, over and above the computer allowance it includes.  Candidates will also receive a permanent position within Anglo Platinum after completion of their studies.

Anglo Platinum offers student a life changing prospect.  Are you ready to enter the world with Anglo Platinum Limited?  You can have a fulfilling career path across all of Southern Africa, or even join the Anglo American Global Group!
Anglo Coal Bursaries Available

The following directions are available for these bursaries.

Mining – Mining Engineering
Rock – Rock Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Metallurgy – Metallurgy Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Analytical Chemistry
Electrical Engineering

Candidates should also note that there is only a practical route, for those interested in studying for a Ventilation Engineer.  This is due to the fact that there is currently no tertiary institution, which offers this specific degree or diploma.

Candidates applying for Rock Engineer should know, that they will be studying Mining Engineer or Geology prior to going the specialized route of Rock Engineer.
Anglo Coal Bursaries for Graduates

Are you a graduate and would like to further hone your skills?

Well, the Anglo Graduate Training Program may be what you are looking for! They cover commerce, technology, engineering, natural science and more. This program varies from country to country, as Anglo has establishments all over the world.

Here you can find more detail on their offers and the specifics, globally!

Anglo Coal Bursaries Requirements

If you are considering application with Anglo, candidates must adhere to and submit proof of the following.

Grade 12 level of education or currently studying at a South African Institute of Higher Learning
Physical Science
Possess a South African ID
Live within South Africa
Show a willingness to learn

For candidates taking the University or University of Technology Route, Anglo may present an opportunity to receive up to 4 years prior training, under a Professional Practitioner.  During this period, candidates will receive a training allowance.  It offers candidates the chance to confirm their career option, before embarking on long term studies.  They will also gain working experience along with tertiary study before full time studying.

This is called the Exposure Year and is highly recommended to all applicants.    Anglo Platinum believes this will give candidates the required knowledge to firmly complete their studies.  Once completed and candidates take on full time study, Anglo also offers a post degree training program.

This program provides experience, confidence, and skills in addition to great knowledge.  Candidates are thus prepared to enter more senior positions, plus take on more responsibility within the company.

Candidates who successfully receive bursaries are expected to work with Anglo Platinum, for the same amount of time as was their bursary term.
Anglo Coal Bursaries Application

Please include your letter of career interest, testimonials, complete application, latest school results and certified copy of your ID.

Anglo Coal Bursaries Closing Date

Applications for these bursaries usually open with start of the year, the 1st of January each year.  They close on the 15th of May each year, and are for a bursary for the following year!

Final decisions will be made during the month of September, of the same year that candidate has applied.

If you have not heard from Anglo by November/December the year of application, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

Wishing all candidates a successful year!