Assmang Khumani Mine Bursary Programme South Africa

About Khumani Iron Ore Mine

Formerly called BKM, or the Bruce, King and Mokaning Project, the Khumai Iron Ore Mine is roughly 65km to the north of Beeshoek Mine, and about 30km south of Kathu, in the Northern Cape.

The company took the place of Beeshoek Iron Ore as the primary iron ore producer of Assmang. It was intended to put up 10 million tons of export-grade iron ore annually. Upon the completion of the second stage of its expansion project, the Khumani Mines currently have an output of about 14 million tons each year.

Khumani Mine Bursary Programme

In line with its goal of promoting skills development and education, Assmang Proprietary Ltd., through its sister company Khumani Mines, is offering bursary opportunities to suitable students.

The bursary programme will cover the following expenses:

  • Tuition fees
  • Registration fees
  • Accommodation and meal expenses
  • Textbook fees
  • Photocopying expenses

The Management reviews the bursary amount allocations each year which are adjusted accordingly. Contractual obligations, including the terms and conditions of the bursary award, will be sent upon appointment.

Bursary Requirements and Eligibility

  •  A South African citizen
  • Currently enrolled as a full-time student pursuing a recognized field of study
  • Candidates must be Northern Cape residents living in any of the following areas:
    • Kathu
    • Olifantshoek
    • Deben
    • Kuruman
    • Dibeng
    • Postmasburg
    • Kuruman
    • Boichoko
    • Newton
    • Groundwater
  • For candidates with disabilities, a medical certificate is needed to confirm the nature of their condition
  • African and Coloured applicants will be given preference


How to Apply and Application Details

Eligible applicants will need to submit their CV along with the following documents:

  • Copy of valid South African ID document
  • Proof of university registration/admission
  • All academic results from university studies or Grade 12/matric

Send your CV with the required documents to:

Alveda Williams

Lucinda Moselini
email: lucinda.moselini@assmang

Closing Date

Currently closed for application. Please check back later for the updated opening and closing date of this bursary.

Contact Details

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