Aurecon Bursary South Africa 2017 – 2018



Aurecon was founded in 2009 when 3 engineering consulting firms (Connell Wagner, Africon and Ninham Shand) merged together. Aurecon is now home to more than 7 500 employees and has offices in 27 countries throughout Africa, the Middle East and Asia. They are providers of engineering, management and technical services, for global clients in the private and public sector.


Aurecon are proud to offer a bursary programme for undergraduate students who show strong academic merits, seeking to study within the fields that Aurecon operates in:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering


The bursary will be awarded for study at various tertiary institutions within the above mentioned Engineering fields. The selected applicant must show strong academic results, as well as financial need.

Once students have graduated, they are required to work for Aurecon – one year of work for each year of bursary funding received.


Applicants must please ensure that they meet the following criteria before applying

  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric OR be currently in Matric
  • Current Matric students:
    • Achieved a minimum of 80% or level 6 for Mathematics in Matric
    • Achieved a minimum of 80% or level 6 for Physical Science in Matric
    • Been accepted to study in one of the aforementioned fields at a recognised South African University
  • Current University students:
    • Achieved and maintained a minimum overall average of 80%



Applications must be done online at:

The following documents are required for bursary application:
Matric/ Grade 12 students:

  • ID document (certified copy),
  • Latest academic report (reflecting Mathematics and Physical Science results),
  • Confirmation of acceptance by your selected university for your course of study (on tertiary letterhead),
  • Curriculum Vitae.

Current students (first, second or third year study):

  • ID document (certified copy),
  • Matric certificate (certified copy),
  • Full academic record/ transcripts (on tertiary letterhead),
  • Curriculum Vitae.



30 June annually


For any bursary related queries, please contact:
Tel: 012 427 2000
Fax: 086 556 0521

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