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ArcelorMittal Bursary South Africa 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE COMPANY – ARCELORMITTAL

ArcelorMittal South Africa, originally known as Iscor Ltd when it was first founded in 1928, is part of world’s biggest steel producer, Arcelor-Mittal.

ArcelorMittal South Africa are the biggest steel producing company in Africa, supplying more than 60% of steel used throughout South Africa and producing around 7 million tonnes of liquid steel each year. The JSE Securities Exchange listed company is headquartered in Gauteng, South Africa.

The company has an industrial presence in around 60 countries throughout Africa, Asia, Europe, North and South America. They are also leaders in major global markets including construction, automotive, packaging and household appliances.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED & COVERAGE VALUE

ArcelorMittal are awarding bursaries to students who intend on studying full-time at a university approved by ArcelorMittal South Africa. The selected applicant must be studying within one of the following fields:

  • Chemical Engineering,
  • Electrical Engineering,
  • Mechanical Engineering,
  • Metallurgical Engineering,
  • Information Technology.

The bursary award will cover the following expenses: tuition expenses, meals and accommodation, personal computer, scientific calculator and a textbook allowance.

MORE ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – SELECTION PROCESS & OTHER OPPORTUNITIES

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted and invited to attend an interview during the April school holidays.

ArcelorMittal will monitor the progress of their bursary recipients, by way of regular university visits. The aim of the monitoring is to evaluate students well-being, evaluate academic progress each semester, discuss progress and decide if the bursary award should be continued.
Second and third year students are required to do 6 weeks of vacation work/ practical training at the end of the academic year.

On completion of their studies, students will be appointed into the Candidate Engineer Programme, this is an extra 24 month training programme in order for students to register as professional engineers after training.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

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):

  • South African citizen
  • Currently in Matric OR completed Matric
  • Achieved a minimum of 70% for Mathematics and Physical Science in Grade 11
  • Achieved a minimum of 70% for Mathematics and Physical Science in Matric
  • Achieved a minimum overall average of 60% for your remaining subjects in Matric
  • Meet the University requirements for your field of study
  • Intend on studying full time within one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Intend on studying at a University approved by ArcelorMittal for the field of study

Students who meet the following requirements may also apply (please note the application method differs):

  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric
  • Studying towards a BEng qualification in one of the aforementioned fields of study

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Current Matric students/ students not yet studying towards their Engineering qualification:
Applications must be done online at: https://arcelormittal.jonti2.co.za/

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

  • ID document (certified copy of)
  • Grade 11 final results AND Matric latest results, if currently in Matric
  • Matric certificate, if completed Matric (certified copy of)
  • Proof of University application/ registration

 

Current BEng students:
Applications must be submitted electronically via email to: recruitmentsa@arcelornittal.com
(Insert the words “ArcelorMittal Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).

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

  • ID document (certified copy of)
  • Full academic record
  • Shortened Curriculum Vitae

 

CLOSING DATE

Applications are currently closed – please check back soon.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact ArcelorMittal directly:
Corporate Office
Tel: 016 889 9111
Email: recruitmentsa@arcelormittal.com

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Updated: May 9, 2018 — 1:05 pm

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