Sasol Undergraduate/Postgraduate Bursary Scheme Programme 2019 for Young South Africans (Fully Funded)

Application Deadline: April 30th 2018

The Sasol Bursary Programme offers bursaries on the basis of a service-binding (work back obligation after graduation) contract.

Grade 12 learners must have achieved the following marks in:

BEng and BSc

Required subjects Old curriculum Symbols New curriculum Mark
Maths HG A 7
Science HG B 6
English HG C 5

 

B Com Degrees

Required subjects Old curriculum Symbols New curriculum Mark
Maths HG C 5
English HG C 5

 

What criteria must I meet to be able to apply for a bursary?

All individuals writing matric after 2007 must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants must be South African citizens with a valid ID number.
  • A minimum of a Level 4 for English First Language or a Level 5 for English Second Language in Grade 11.
  • A minimum of a level 7 for Mathematics and a minimum of a level 6 in Physical Science in Grade 11 if you are applying for a bursary in one of the Engineering or Science fields.
  • A minimum of a level 6 in Mathematics if applying for a B com Accounting/ Business Science ( CA route) fields.
  • A minimum of a level 5 in Accounting if you are applying for B Com Accounting
  • Applications must be for full-time studies towards an academic degree at an accredited South African university.
  • All applicants invited to attend an interview must be willing to undergo psychometric testing.

All individuals writing matric before 2007 must meet the following criteria:

  • A minimum of a D symbol for English First Language HG or a C symbol for English Second Language HG in Grade 12. (The majority of academic textbooks used at university are imported from overseas and are thus published in English).
  • A minimum of an A symbol for Mathematics HG and a B symbol for Physical Science HG in Grade 12 if you are applying for a bursary in one of the engineering or science fields.
  • A minimum of a C symbol for Accounting HG in Grade 12 if you are applying for B Com Accounting.
  • If you are already studying towards the degree course for which you are applying for a bursary, you must have passed all courses for which you have registered at the university for the study period already completed.
  • Applications must be for full-time studies towards an academic degree at an accredited South African university. No bursaries are awarded for studies at a university of technology or college.
  • Applicants must be South African citizens with a valid ID number.
  • All applicants invited to attend an interview must be willing to undergo psychometric testing.

Benefits

The Sasol bursary is a comprehensive bursary which includes the following:

  • 100% of the prescribed university tuition fees, registration fees and exam fees.
  • An amount equal to the average rate for accommodation in a single room at a university residence at the university at which the Sasol bursar is studying. This rate is determined by Sasol in conjunction with the university.
  • An amount for meals based on three meals per day, as determined by the university.
  • An amount of approximately R12 000,00 per annum, towards book and pocket money

Fields of Study

Applications may be submitted for one of the following fields of study:

Undergraduate studies:

B Eng or BSc Engineering B Sc B Com
Chemical Chemistry (Masters compulsory) B Com/BSc Accounting  CA Stream (CTA, PGDA compulsory)
Mechanical Geology (Hons compulsory)
Electrical Metallurgy (Hons compulsory)
Civil
Industrial
Electronic
Mining
Computer

Postgraduate studies:

Masters and PhD bursaries in Chemistry and Engineering

University of Technology:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Process Instrumentation
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mine Surveying

Note:

No bursaries are awarded in fields of study not listed above. Bursaries are not necessarily awarded in each field of study every year. Applicants should submit an application based on a real interest in the field and must be a South African citizen.

For More Information:


Visit the Official Webpage of the Sasol Undergraduate/Postgraduate Bursary Scheme Programme 2019

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