AECI Bursary 2023

About AECI

AECI is a renowned leader in the explosives and chemical manufacturing industry, dedicated to enhancing safety and efficiency in mining for a better world. With a rich history spanning over 120 years, AECI initially focused on supplying explosives, accessories, and services. Today, the company remains committed to revolutionizing the mining sector through continuous innovation and specialized research and development (R&D).

AECI Mining Explosives holds a prominent position as a global manufacturer and supplier of explosives, initiating systems, and blasting services for the quarrying, mining, and construction sectors.

In addition, AECI Mining Chemicals boasts the largest mining chemicals manufacturing facility in the southern hemisphere, all situated on a single site. To further fuel advancements in mining for the future, the company houses a state-of-the-art R&D center that collaborates with world-class specialists to develop innovative solutions.

AECI Bursary

AECI Bursary 2023

AECI Mining has announced the opening of applications for their bursary programme for the academic year 2023.

This opportunity is available for students interested in pursuing studies in the fields of Engineering and Computer Science. A total of 15 bursaries will be awarded to deserving candidates.

AECI Mining is particularly interested in students who display a strong passion for engineering and computer science and who are eager to contribute to the growth and advancement of the explosives and chemical manufacturing industry. The bursary programme aims to support these students in their pursuit of academic excellence and skill development, enabling them to forge successful careers within the industry.

Recipients of the bursary will receive financial assistance to cover essential expenses, including tuition fees, textbooks, and accommodation. This support will alleviate the financial burden on students, allowing them to focus on their studies and maximize their potential.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for consideration, applicants must meet the following entry requirements. It is important to note that failure to fulfill all the requirements would result in the disqualification of your application:

  • You must be a citizen of South Africa.
  • You must have successfully completed Matric (Grade 12) or its equivalent.
  • You should currently be enrolled or intend to pursue a qualification in one of the specified fields (mentioned above) during the year 2023.
  • Your studies must be undertaken or intended to be pursued at a recognized and accredited tertiary institution within South Africa.
  • It is required that you have a clean criminal record.

How to Apply?

You must submit the applications online at AECI Bursary 2023.

(Reference number: AEC230523-4)

Documents Required

As part of your application, it is mandatory to submit copies of the following supporting documents. Please note that the submission of these documents is essential, and failure to include any of the required items may result in the disqualification of your application:

  • Certified copy of your ID document
  • Certified copies of your current academic results if you are studying presently.

Contact Details

If you have any inquiries regarding the bursary programme, please feel free to reach out to AECI directly for assistance.

Email: [email protected]