Sibanye-Stillwater External Bursaries

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Bursary Details

 Sibanye-Stillwater is offering study opportunities at the following Universities in 2022: University of Johannesburg, University of the Witwatersrand, University of Pretoria and North-West University, Central University of Technology and University of Free State

A limited number of positions are being offered to local and labour sending community members for a full time study opportunity in line with the Sibanye’s business needs in the following disciplines:

  • BSc Mining Engineering
  • BSc Electrical/Mechanical Engineering
  • BSc Metallurgy/Chemical Engineering
  • BSc Geology/Honours
  • Survey

Candidate Requirements

  • Have a minimum Grade 12 Matric Certificate with University Acceptance (Mid-year results will be provisionally considered if currently studying)
  • Have the minimum university acceptance APS of 23
  • Achieved a minimum of at least: English 5 (60%+), Mathematics 5(60%+) and Physical Science 5 (60%+)
  • Reside in Driefontein Labour sending Area or local community
  • Be declared medically fit for the position and environment, as determined by a risk-based medical examination at the relevant Sibanye Stillwater Occupational Health Centre
  • Applicants who have above 60% aggregate for Mathematics and English in grade-12
  • Applicants who achieve an evaluation outcome score of 4 or higher


How to Apply

  • Applications to be done online -
  • Final allocation is dependent on application obtaining an acceptance letter from the University
  • Applicants will need to undergo an interview process and psychometric assessment
  • Applicants must upload Proof of residence, CV, certified (SAPS) copies of ID and qualifications online
  • Preference will be given to applicants from Beatrix local communities and labour sending areas who meet the institution’s registration requirements
  • The selection process will not be delayed to accommodate applicants whose screening process is delayed for whatsoever reason


Field of Study: Earth Sciences


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