Applications Now Open for Sasol’s Bursary Programme for 2021

If you are a Grade 12 learner hoping to study towards an engineering or science degree, here’s your chance to get ahead of the crowd, and apply for a Sasol bursary.

The bursary is open to learners who are planning to study towards a

  • Bachelor of Engineering or Bachelor of Science in Engineering in various engineering disciplines,
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Geology or Metallurgy
  • Bachelor of Engineering Technology or National Diploma

To be considered for a Bachelor of Engineering, Science in Engineering or Science bursary, you will need to get a matric pass mark of

  • 70% for Mathematics,
  • 70% for Physical Science and
  • 60% for English.

If you’re interested in the Bachelor of Engineering Technology  or National Diploma bursary, you will need to get

  • 60% for Mathematics,
  • 60% for Physical science and
  • 60% for English.

The bursary covers tuition fees, accommodation, meals, textbooks, pocket money and an allowance for study tools such as a laptop and a calculator.

It also provides comprehensive bursary support to help students reach your academic potential and to maintain their personal wellbeing.

Upon completion of your studies, you may be offered an opportunity to join the Sasol Graduate Development Programme.

“With the scarcity of talent in South Africa, it is essential for Sasol to invest in tomorrow’s talent to sustain our growth,” said Monica Luwes, Manager of the Graduate Centre at Sasol.

“We want to give talented young South Africans interested in STEM an opportunity to harness their potential.

“We aim to help them to excel, not just in their studies, but in their careers.”

If you are interested in working for a company that was voted as the employer of choice by graduates in the SAGEA employer of choice survey, applications are currently open for the 2021 academic year and will close on 30 April 2020.

Visit to apply and for more information on the opportunities on offer.