Get a head-start into the world of work by participating in the Mercedes-Benz Bursary Programme, and transport your career with one of the world’s most successful automotive companies.
The Programme aims to harness outstanding achievers at Grade 12 and Tertiary levels into our fold of growing Talent, by offering the participant financial aid for studies as well as experiential learning.
Why a Mercedes-Benz Bursary?
· Tuition fees, meals and textbooks are paid for
· Work at Mercedes-Benz, Pretoria Head office during your vacations
· Join the MBSA Graduate Development programme after studying
Who can apply?
· South African citizens, or permanent residents
· Grade 12 learners
· Students enrolled for, or currently pursuing, full-time studies (1st, 2nd, 3rd or 4th year students may apply)
· Anyone studying (or intending to study in):
- o Engineering (Mechanical & Industrial)
- o Human Resources
- o Logistics
- o Procurement/Purchasing
- o Commerce
- o IT
- o Communications
What are the criteria?
· Excellent Grade 12 results with 70% and above in Mathematics, English, Physical Science (or Accounting Stream)
· Maintenance of excellent Tertiary Results, average of 65%
Closing Date: 22 January 2016
Do you love motor vehicles, technology and investing in a greater future?
BMW prides itself, as they are committed to investing in the future. They are committed to advancing in their people, and this is what makes them unique as well as successful! Employment equity is a serious thing, thus they ensure a multiplicity of employees within all levels of business.
BMW believes in creating equal opportunities, forming a solid company with skilled labor. They recognize the talent of each individual, giving their employees a competitive edge to succeed. They seek candidates who would like to make an impact, who strives for the best and always gives their utmost everything in all they do.
Would you like to shape your future? BMW has the ideal opportunity to reach your dreams in life. Add sparks to all you are with this program. Their bursary program is aimed at developing young talent, while ensuring stable growth. Their bursary program includes many perks for successful candidates.
The BMW bursary program includes financial support for the following:
Accommodation fees at the Institute of Higher Learning
Prescribed book or learning material fees
Their bursaries program is designed to help candidates reach their full potential. Except for the financial aid they make available, candidate could also have the opportunity for vacation work. Candidates may be asked to sign an employment contract with the company, for a period as is deemed required.
Brighten not only your future, but also build a stable environment around you with assistance from the BMW bursaries program. If this is the path you want to follow, let BMW help you move.
BMW Bursaries Available
If you are planning to study in one of the following directions, the bursaries offered by BMW may just be what you need. Candidates can apply for a range of study fields, including the following:
- Production Engineering
- Computer Science
- Business Management
If you would like to apply for a bursary from BMW, candidates must provide all required documentation, complete the application form and meet all requirements.
To study with a bursary in any of the above mentioned fields, candidates require the following:
- Grade 12 level of education with an average of 80% or higher
- Candidates at University, completing their first year, in any of the mentioned fields must also hold an 80% average or higher
- Be a South African citizen
- Possess a Valid South African ID
- Be computer literate, with competency in MS Office
- Proficient in English, read, write and understand
- Must show a dynamic and adaptable personality
- Be a keen intellectual scholar
Please include your latest school results and certified copy of your ID.
BMW online bursaries applications can be done via this form.
Candidates are advised to carefully read all questions, complete the application fully and honestly.
BMW is a company that commits to the investment of people and their abilities. The success of the company lies within their workforce, thus they strive to aid in building a stronger community with skilled workers. They also take employment equity seriously, therefore they allow for a diversity within all positions of the company.
BMW feels their competitive edge is due to the companies employment equity act, ensuring great standards for their employees and providing opportunities for gaining greater qualifications. People are acknowledged for their effort within all situations, forming a strong foundation to success.
BMW aims to eliminate any and all unfair discrimination, thus they offer equal opportunities within their occupational ranks. They deliver an employment equity program through their affirmative action representation.
Applications are made available during September of each year. There after a selection process will be done, this will be done from September up until December. Applicants will be contacted that make the short-list, and an assessment will be completed.
There after an interview will also be set-up. This interview will aid in the final selection process. Candidates who qualify will be informed. If you do not hear anything from BMW, please be advised that your application was unsuccessful.
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