Unilever Bursaries

Would you like to be part of one of the biggest FMCG companies within South Africa?  Would you love to be part of their global award winning team?  Is nutrition, health, hygiene always been something you find interesting, and would you like to learn more about the products people use daily?  If this is you, the Unilever may have what you are searching for.

Unilever is known as one of the globes major corporations when it comes to consumer merchandise.  They offer excellent brands, an environmental visualization along with a loyal, vibrant workforce.  Their purpose is to meet demands day-to-day, on all grounds relating to individual care, sanitation as well as nourishment.  They supply over 400 trademarks of produce, to more than two billion individuals internationally, on a regular base.  If it makes the general public feel virtuous, express respectability and get the most out of life, Unilever is present.

  • Candidates must hold a valid Matric certificate
  • Candidates must hold a C symbol for English
  • Candidates must hold a C symbol for Mathematics
  • Candidates must hold a C symbols for Science
  • Candidates must be a South African citizen
  • Candidates must hold a valid ID book/card
  • Candidates must be MS Office proficient, as well as computer literate
  • Candidates must not hold any kind of criminal record

Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered.  Ensure you attach all relevant certified documentation to your application, in addition to a curriculum vitae.  The curriculum vitae should reflect your capability, experiences along with your talents and interests.

After an intense selection process, successful candidates will be informed of their acceptance.  The company may also ask for additional information if required.  Qualifying candidates may be asked to attend an interview prior to bursary awarding, or be interview telephonically.  Additionally, candidates may also be asked to partake in an assessment process.


Bursaries online applications processes are made available with the opening of the application process.  There are multiple sites where applications can be made, nonetheless, it is suggested to apply directly via the Unilever Webpage, and each available bursary will be stated on this page via a word document.  Simply click on the attachment, download it and complete. Learn more about their programs here.

Applications can be downloaded, completed and posted with all certified documentation to:

Unilever SA (Pty) Ltd

Bursaries Officer

P.O. Box 1029



Or they can be completed online, however, please follow the submission guidelines that will be provided for this form of application.

Candidates who wish to gather more information can send an inquiring e-mail to the department using this address: [email protected], bursaries can also be submitted via this e-mail address.

Closing Date

The application process closes the end of April each year, if you have not heard anything from Unilever by the end of July, please deem your application as being unsuccessful.  Candidates selected will receive the bursaries for the following year.

Carefully read all questions and complete application entirely.  Re-read application after completion, and ensure all documentation is verified and attached when submitting.