Only full time students studying towards a degree/ diploma at a Tertiary Institution may apply.
Location: Cape Town
B-Com or Equivalent with Accounting, Audit, Economy or Management Accounting as main subjects.
Valid Code B Driver’s license.
Proficiency in at least two of the official languages of the Western Cape (Read, write and speak).
Computer literacy (MS Office).
Ability to give attention to detail.
Who can apply: SA citizens interested in full-time undergraduate B Business Science or B Com studies in the fields of Accounting, Economics, Finance, Investment Management and Statistics at the University of Cape Town, Stellenbosch University, University of Pretoria, University of Johannesburg and the University of the Witwatersrand. Only applicants with an NSC with degree endorsement and at least a level 6 rating (70%) for Mathematics and English First Additional Language, or Matric Exemption and a minimum “B” symbol (Higher Grade) for Maths and English will be considered.
Old Mutual offers bursaries to the best young financial minds, to people who are passionate about pursuing a career in Chartered Accounting and making a real difference.
You need a matric with at least 70% or Level 6 for all subjects including Mathematics (not Maths Literacy) and English.
You also need to commit to our CA Training Programme after which you will work for Old Mutual for a specified period of time. Please apply timeously for admission to the university.
Requirements for application of the Thuthuka bursary
The learner must be African or Coloured
The learner must be a South African Citizen
The learner must obtain at least 60% on Mathematics (5 or above on the NSC Scale of Achievement) NOT MATHS LITERACY
The learner must be in Grd12 intending on studying B comm. Accounting
The learner must be financially needy and will be assessed using the NSFAS MEANS TEST to confirm financial need
The Process of Awarding a Bursary