• Mining Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • BCom (Financial Management)
  • Geology
  • Metallurgy
  • Mining Survey

Covered Costs

  • Registration & Tuition fees
  • Residence & Meals fees
  • Prescribed textbook
  • Personal allowance
  • Payment of any compulsory excursion or seminar which may be required
  • An allowance towards a laptop & Printer
  • Paid vacation work, where applicable


In determining successful candidates, a combination of the following criteria will be applied:

  • In line with the Company’s Social and Labour Plans, successful candidates will come from the local communities where Glencore Coal South Africa owned and managed operations are located;
  • The ability of the parents/guardians to fund tertiary education; and Matric results.
  • Engineering disciplines candidates must obtain a minimum rating of 6 (70%-79%) in mathematics and science, 5 (60%-69) English and as per requirement of institutions
  • The candidates must obtain a minimum rating 5 (60%-69%) in Mathematics, Accounting and English to be considered in Finance
  • Successful candidates will be required to sign a service obligation with Glencore Coal SA
  • Successful candidates must be in possession of a valid certificate of fitness or be fit enough to obtain one prior to the commencement of Bursary Award

Description of information to be included in the application letter:

  • What do you do at present [e.g. Grade 12, 1st or 2nd year]
  • What is your preferred field or your current field of study?
  • Certified copy of ID, latest results, if currently in Grade 12 include Grade 11 results.

How to Apply

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