About Petra Diamonds Petra Diamonds is a UK-based diamond mining group founded in 1997 by Adonis Pouroulis. The range of services includes creating project appraisals to mining to sorting and sales of diamonds. In Africa, the company has a diversified portfolio with eight producing mines currently in operation across South Africa and Tanzania. Petra Diamonds
WSP | Golder in Africa offers bursaries for engineering and environmental students at recognised universities in South Africa. They support bursary candidates through vacation work and employment opportunities after studies where possible, giving them the opportunity to not only make their mark on the world but to build a legacy.
Sasol bursaries are offered towards full-time study in the field of engineering and science. It aims to provide both financial and development/mentorship support to the students. Once a candidate completes the study he may also be employed at the Sasol group through its Graduate Development Program.
Every year, MQA offers bursaries to a certain number of students and funds their education. For the academic year 2022, it is inviting unemployed students to apply for the Mining Qualifications Authority bursary.
About Exxaro Exxaro is a ten-year-old South African diversified resources company that is black-empowered with current business interests in South Africa, Europe and the United States of America. Exxaro has several coal mining operations, a ferroalloy plant, and other resource interests such as titanium dioxide, iron ore, renewable energy and base metals. Exxaro Bursaries 2021
About Kumba Iron Ore Kumba Iron Ore was founded in November 2006, operating primarily in South Africa with mining operations in the Northern Cape and Limpopo provinces and port operations in Saldanha Bay in the Western Cape province. The company is a leading supplier of high-quality iron ore to the global steel industry. Kumba is listed on the
About Alfred Nzo District Municipality Alfred Nzo District Municipality is one of the six districts of Eastern Cape province. It is named in honour of Alfred Baphethuxolo Nzo who is a former secretary-general of the African National Congress and minister of foreign affairs in Nelson Mandela’s cabinet. Alfred Nzo is the smallest and one of the
Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) Bursaries IDC offers a bursary programme to help qualified students who are academically capable but lack financial resources to continue higher education. The fields of study in which bursaries are awarded should be relevant to the industrial sector such as Engineering (BSc Industrial, Chemical, Electrical, Electronic, Mechanical, Mining, Metallurgy, Civil, Analytical
About Rio Tinto Rio Tinto is one of the world’s largest producers of a range of essential materials with almost 150 years of expertise in exploration, expansion, diversification and innovation. The company have some of the world’s largest and best quality mines and operations and also has operations in about 35 countries across six continents. It has also
About Department of Mineral Resources The Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) was established to develop and govern the minerals and mining sector. DMR also aims to secure South Africa’s sustainable benefit and optimum use of the country’s mineral resources. DMR is one of the oldest Government departments in the country. The Department has operating mines in Eastern