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ABSA Bank: Bursary Opportunities 2021 / 2022

ABSA Bank: Bursary Opportunities 2021 / 2022

Absa Careers

ABSA Bank: Bursary Opportunities 2021 / 2022

ABSA Bank South Africa invites students to apply for the bursary programme for the year 2021 / 2022.

About ABSA Bank:


Absa Bank Limited (Absa), previously known as “Amalgamated Banks of South Africa”, was founded in the year 1991 as is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Barclays Africa Group. The bank currently serves customers throughout not only South Africa, but also Botswana; Zambia; Namibia; Mozambique; Mauritius; Seychelles; Kenya; Ghana; Uganda; Tanzania and Nigeria.

Headquartered in South Africa, the South African financial services provider offers a range of business; corporate; retail; investment and personal banking, including wealth and investment management and credit cards.

The banks core values include: Service (putting their clients and customers first and at the centre of what they do); Respect (valuing and respecting all the people they work with and their contributions); Excellence (utilising their best skills, energy and resources in order to deliver sustainable excellent results); Integrity (acting ethically and fairly at all times) and Stewardship (leaving things in a better state than which they found them).

ABSA Group Ltd has established a GenA Grad Programme. The programme aims to recruit some of the country’s best talent in the fields of Technology. Science, Mathematics, and Engineering- these people are called GenA.

About The ABSA Bank Bursary:


ABSA is inviting students to apply for the BMI Bursary (Business, Mathematics, and Informatics), for studies at North-West University (Potchefstroom or Vaal Campus). Each year, ABSA invites students to apply for the BMI Bursary Programme, with the aim of providing candidates with the necessary financial aid to help them complete their studies and establish a career. For the 2022, 5 Grade 12 students will be awarded a bursary.
The bursary programme is open to students who have enrolled in either of these qualifications:

  • Actuarial Sciences
  • Business Analytics/ Data Science
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Quantitative Risk Management

The bursary will provide cover for the following expenses: registration fees, tuition fees, accommodation, textbooks, and laptop.

Minimum Requirements For The ABSA Bank Bursary:


Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • You must be a South African Citizen
  • You must be currently in Matric OR have completed Matric
  • You must have achieved a minimum result of 70% for English in Grade 11
  • You must have achieved a minimum result of 70% for Mathematics in Grade 11
  • You must be enrolled to study towards one of the aforementioned qualifications
  • You must be enrolled to study at North-West University (Potchefstroom or Vaal Campus)

Closing Date: 30 September 2021

How To Apply For ABSA Bank Bursary:


Click Here To Apply Online For ABSA Bank: Bursary Opportunities 2021 / 2022

Click Here To View More Recent Bursaries in South Africa 2021

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