Bursary information:
Each year we select a handful of talented top performers and provide with financial support enabling them to complete their education and potentially pursuing a career with us on qualifying. Who we look for You are achieving a minimum average of 75% and wanting to take the first step towards the future you want?

So have we. Let us help you bring your possibilities to life of studying and potentially pursuing a career with us.

Every year, ABSA awards bursaries to a handful of deserving students who are currently pursuing their tertiary studies.

Bursaries are awarded within fields relating to sector in which the company operates, in particular the following fields:

1. Computer Science
2. Information Technology (IT)
3. Statistics
4. Risk Management
5. Mathematics
6. Industrial Engineering

Candidate Requirements:
South African citizen
Completed Matric
Studying within one of the aforementioned fields of study (Bachelor’s degree or equivalent)
Studying at a recognised University in South Africa
Achieved a minimum overall average of 75%
Conditions of Bursary:
The bursary will provide cover for the following expenses: registration fees, tuition fees, university accommodation (or university accredited accommodation), textbook allowance, meal allowance, transport allowance and a laptop.

Students will also have access to a wide range of counselling services, the buddy system, workplace exposure via structured vacation work and soft skills training for integration into the working world.

Bursary Covers:
University tuition fees, Registration fees, Exam fees, University accommodation, Residence meals, and Book and pocket money

How to Apply:
Applications must be done online at:

You will be required to Register here

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