BHP Billiton Profile
BHP is a company that has had a long history within the mining department. Having evolved from several establishments, such as BHP Billiton, BHP itself is the trading division formed directly under BHP Group Limited and BHP Group plc. BHP has had their hands involved in the field of multinational mining. Whether its metals or petroleum products, BHP Billiton does it all. As of 2017, BHP is considered to be the globe’s most leading company that specializes in mining. This is considered to be an impressive feat, especially since BHP was initially founded on the humble grounds of Broken Hill, New South Wales way back in 1885. During present times, BHP is entirely based in the buzzing city of Melbourne, Australia.
About BHP Billiton Bursaries 2020-2021
The BHP Billiton Bursaries is a programme that is offered to academically-driven students who greatly require financial aid to continue their studies in university. This programme started off as a means to promote the development of South Africa’s young generation by encouraging them to study harder without having to think of any financial burdens. On top of that, the BHP Billiton Bursaries is only available to students who are pursuing their studies in any of these selected disciplines below:
- Extractive Metallurgy
- Mechanical Engineering
- Mining Engineering
- Electrical Engineering (Heavy and Light current)
- Mine Survey
- Chemical Engineering (Minerals Processing)
- Industrial Engineering
BHP Billiton Bursary Requirements
The BHP Billiton Bursary has its own strict set of eligibility criteria that must be fulfilled in order to be considered qualified enough for the programme. Each of these items below play a crucial role in determining whether you will be accepted by the committee or not. Failure to meet all of these criteria below will have you losing chances in getting accepted by the bursary. Therefore, be sure to pay great attention to these requirements below.
The BHP Billiton Bursary Requirements are:
- Officially recognized as a citizen of South Africa
- Registered as a full-time student in any University or University of Technology
- A complete Official Application Form
- Your most recent Curriculum Vitae
- Valid copies of the candidate’s Identity Document
- Valid copies of the candidate’s Matric qualifications.
How to Apply BHP Billiton Bursary 2020-2021
Now that you’ve fulfilled all of the eligibility criteria, it is now time to start on your BHP Billiton Bursary applications! To begin with, be sure to download the Official Application Form. As previously mentioned, the application form is one of the crucial requirements that are asked of the committee. Be sure to fill in the application form with only complete and accurate personal information. Applicants discovered to be falsifying anything on their forms will automatically be disregarded from the application procedure and will not be allowed to partake in the bursary applications.
Once you are done filling in your application forms, don’t forget to have your most recent Curriculum Vitae, valid copies of your Identity Document, and valid copies of your Matric certificate attached to your application dossier. Anything missing from your dossier will result in a huge loss for your applications. When you have double checked your dossier’s contents, it’s time to send them in. Be sure to submit your dossier by post to this following address:
- Career Wise (Pty) Ltd, PO Box 30632, Braamfontein, 2017
Should you encounter any troubles with your application procedure, no need to worry! In fact, if you have any general questions or concerns about the BHP Billiton Bursary, you may have them directed to this e-mail address: [email protected]
BHP Billiton Contact Address
6 Hollard St, Marshalltown, Johannesburg, Gauteng
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Source: BHP Billiton; Author: Larxsati; Editor: Melisa; Picture: bhp.com.