As part of our commitment to grow skill, experience and excellence in the built environment, AECOM is offering bursaries to students that are interested in studying different fields of Engineering, Quantity Surveying; Architecture; Project Management on a full time basis in Gauteng, KZN and Western Cape.
Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients.
We support our employees globally by coordinating and managing the day-to-day operations of General Accounting, Human Resources, Administration, Marketing and Information Technology.
We pride ourselves on ensuring we deliver the best customer service possible to our people while building trust and relationships with all of our constituents.
The bursaries are limited to students who intend studying Civil, Mechanical and/or, Electrical Engineering; Quantity Surveying; Architecture; or Project Management.
Applications will be considered from students who comply with the entrance requirements for the above mentioned study fields and who intend to enrol for full-time study at a university in South Africa.
Selection is made primarily on academic merit and aptitude of the student for the chosen fields.
What does the bursary cover?
A fixed amount, reviewed annually, will be provided for the cost of tuition and books. Practical training, as required by the university, will be provided where possible during winter and/or summer vacations.
Will the bursary be available throughout my studies?
The tenure of the bursary is subject to good academic progress. Should a bursary holder’s academic results fall below an average of 60%, the continuance of the bursary may be reviewed.
How do I apply?
Please complete your application electronically by clicking on this link (add link) before 15 July 2016 and the bursary application form will be sent to you to continue with the application process.
The selection process will take place in various centers (determined by where the short-listed candidates reside) during September, with the final decision regarding bursary allocations being made in November.
A bursary will be required to work at AECOM post their qualification, as the bursary will be written off at a rate of one year of full-time employment to the company for every year the bursary was paid for by the company.
Personal attributes, qualities or competencies needed:
Highly motivated individual.
Passion and commitment to pursue a career in the built environment.
- No work experience is required.
- Preferred average of 60% marks.
- Preferred Qualifications
- Grade 12 latest results.
- Latest University academic results if currently studying