2021/2022 Weir Minerals Africa Bursary Opened

Weir Minerals Africa has opened its September 2021/2022 academic year Bursary program in South Africa and is inviting all 1st year Engineering students to apply. All interested applicants should apply using the details below.

CLOSING DATE: 20 September 2021.


  • You must be a South African citizen
  • You must have completed Matric
  • You must be studying full-time, towards one of the aforementioned Engineering qualifications
  • You must be currently in the 1st year of study
  • You must studying at a recognised University in South Africa
  • You must have achieved a minimum overall average of 60% or “C” symbol
  • You must be computer literate and able to work in MicroSoft Office
  • You must have good planning and organisation skills
  • You must be adaptable and flexible
  • You must cope well under pressure
  • Preference will be given to Employment Equity candidates


Weir will be awarding bursaries, only for studies within these fields:

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering

The bursary will provide cover for the following expenses: full tuition fees, prescribed books, accommodation and a monthly allowance. Bursary recipients will also have the opportunity to take part in 6 to 8 weeks of vacation work each year.

Tel: 011 056 4774 / 011 549 5653
Email: recruitment1@tandtacademy.co.za / projects@tandtacademy.co.za


Students who meet all of the above eligibility criteria, can apply by submitting clear copies of the following documentation (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualifid):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Full academic record/ transcripts (on university letterhead)
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae

Please note: there is no application form to complete, only the above 3 documents must be submitted.

Applications must be submitted electronically via email to: recruitment1@tandtacademy.co.za
(Insert the words “Weir Minerals Bursary Application” in the email subject line).