Mintek Undergraduate Bursary 2016
Mintek’s Undergraduate student Bursary Programme ensures a steady supply of trained and highly skilled technical people for Mintek to meet a major portion of company’s operational, research and development manpower needs, and also to provide appropriately-skilled graduates to the broader South African minerals and metallurgy sector, as per Mintek’s Mission Statement.
Mintek Student Bursary Value for 2016
- This student bursary will covers the full cost:
- tuition and
- residence fees, plus an allowance with a commitment to work at Mintek on a year-for-year basis.
On completion of studies, bursars undergo intensive training is aimed at developing them into exceptional engineers/scientists.
Mintek Bursary Vacation Employment
Mintek student bursaries are obliged to undertake vacation work at Mintek at the end of their first, second, and third undergraduate years for approximately 8 weeks. Vacation work affords Mintek the opportunity to impart to bursars the necessary knowledge, skills and experience that is needed for research, development and technology transfer to industry, and to evaluate them as potential employees. Through the placement of the bursars at the various technical divisions Mintek ensures that students’ get the essential exposure to high level project work relevant to the business and the minerals sector.
Mintek hosts only its bursars for vacation work, owing to limited supervisory capacity and project availability.