Thungela: Bursaries 2023

Last updated on August 8th, 2022 at 08:45 am

Thungela invites qualifying students to apply for Bursary Programme for 2023 academic year.

Bursary online application closing date is 21 August 2022

Bursaries will be awarded to top-performing students, for studies within these fields:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Geology
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mineral Surveying / Mining Surveying
  • Mining Engineering


Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • You must be South African citizen
  • You must be studying towards an undergraduate qualification, in one of the fields listed above
  • You must be in your 1st, 2nd or 3rd year of study
  • You must be studying at a recognised and accredited tertiary institution in South Africa
  • You must be an Employment Equity candidate
  • You must have an excellent academic record
  • You must be in need of financial assistance
  • You must require practical experience for your mining-related subjects
  • You must be passionate about your area of study

How to apply

Applications must be submitted online at: Thungela Bursary Application 2022

Please use the following promotional code when applying/ tracking your application: THUNGELA2022

Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your online bursary application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate (certified copy)
  • Full academic record/ transcripts (certified copy)
  • Parents or guardians proof of income (latest payslips if employed, affidavit if unemployed, proof of pension or grant if applicable) (certified copy)

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