Murray & Roberts is offering bursaries in mechanical, industrial, electrical and mining engineering as well as quantity surveying and building/construction management. Successful applicants enter into a bursary loan agreement with Murray & Roberts in order to reap the benefits.
The benefits while studying full time include the following:
The company pays to the institution concerned, an amount of money equal to the annual registration fees, costs of tuition & examination fees.
The company pays for all prescribed books.
The company pays for university provided (residential) accommodation and food or the student may receive an equivalent monthly allowance to assist with his/her living expenses and this must be utilized to cover accommodation, food and traveling expenses.
To qualify for a bursary the student must:
Be a South African citizen or permanent resident;
Be studying full-time towards a relevant degree and at a recognised South African university that is acceptable to Murray & Roberts;
Able to provide proof of his/her current academic results and be in possession of a grade 12 exemption certificate with Maths and Science;
Be accepted by the chosen university or university of technology for the specific course;
Students must maintain a minimum of 65% aggregate to be considered.