The aim of Mintek’s Undergraduate Bursary Programme is primarily to ensure a steady supply of trained and highly skilled technical people to meet a major portion of Mintek’s operational, research, and development manpower intake needs, and also to provide appropriately-skilled graduates to the broader South African minerals and metallurgy sector, as per Mintek’s Mission Statement.
Mintek has a strong interest in students who intend to pursue / are currently pursuing undergraduate degrees, honors degrees or B.Tech diplomas in the following fields:
- Chemistry (Analytical or Geochemistry)
- Chemical Engineering (Minerals Processing option)
- Electrical Engineering (Process Control Systems or Electronics)
- Geology (majoring in Mineralogy, Petrology, Applied Geology or Economic Geology)
- Mechanical Engineering
- Mining Engineering
- Physical Metallurgy / Materials Science
Unfortunately Mintek does not provide bursaries to students studying towards their National Diplomas or students at year one (first year) of their study programme.
At University currently: Studying towards any of the above-mentioned degrees with an overall average of 60% and no failed courses or subjects.
Must be a South African citizen.
Must meet the university entry requirements and be accepted at a recognized South African university for full-time studies.
How To Apply
Fill-in the application forms and send it below:
Mintek Bursary Office, Private Bag X3015, Randburg 2125 or E-mail: [email protected] or Fax: 011 709 4465