About Kuma Iron Bursaries for
Kumba Iron Ore Ltd strives towards making a difference not only in the lives of those they touch but furthermore also in the world we live in. They believe through their bursary program that they are aiding in preparing the leaders of tomorrow. They are prepared to stand behind the right candidate all the way. If you think you have what they are looking for, apply today.
Kumba Iron offers exceptional bursary programs, they also offer training and support to students and graduates alike. They are known to be a great employer of choice. Find out what can Kumba Iron Ore offer you. If you are currently in Grade 12 / Matric and have a keen interest in engineering fields or geology, Kumba Iron Ore may have a bursary for you.
Here is a look at what they offer exceptionally talented candidates. The Kumba Iron bursaries include a service binding contract for an equal amount of years as was the bursary time frame. The Kuma Iron bursary will cover the University fees for tuition, registration, exams, accommodation at the University, meals provided at the University, required books, pocket money and also a computer allowance for 2nd year students.
Kumba Iron Bursaries Available
If you are planning to study in one of the following fields, one of these bursaries may be your answer.
- Electrical Engineering
- Information Engineering
- Mining Engineering
- Aeronautical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Industrial Engineering
Kumba Iron Bursaries Requirements
To qualify for one of these outstanding bursaries, candidates will require the following:
- Grade 12 level of education
- English with a C symbol
- Mathematics with a C symbol
- Science with a C symbol
- Possess a South African ID
Kumba Iron Bursaries Opportunities
Some of the Kumba Iron Ore Mines throughout South Africa also offer Learnerships for Artisans.
These may include:
- Boilermaker / Plater and Welder
- Diesel Mechanic
You will require the following to qualify:
- Code 08 South African Drivers License
- Valid Medical Certificate of Fitness or be able to acquire one
- Grade 12 with four (4) N2 subjects
- For Millwright with Fitter & Electrical theory, candidate will require five (5) N2 subjects
N2 Subjects that are preferred are as follow:
- Technical drawing / Engineering
- Industrial Electronics
- Structural drawing (Plater)
- Theory – Fitter
- Diesel Mechanic
- Welder / Plater
You are responsible to provide valid certified copies of all documentation. Salary will be in accordance with regulations of Kumba Iron Ore Ltd. The process is known to be fair as well as objective. Applications that reaches each division late or is found to be incomplete will be discarded. Housing is not provided for by the mines. Please note that candidates who have not heard anything in six weeks after closing date has been unsuccessful. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have any inquiries please contact 014 777 3060.
Kumba Iron Bursaries Application
Please include your latest school results, as well as a certified copy of your ID. You can apply for your Kumba Iron Bursaries Online here. Once completed and all required documentation attached, you can send your application via e-mail, postage or hand deliver it. Here are the individual addresses:
Kumba Iron Bursaries Closing Date
Please check their website for opening and closing dates. Please be sure to complete the form in detail and attach all documentation as required.
Good luck to all candidates, we hope you only the best for the year ahead.