Air Products South Africa (Pty) Limited Bursary 2025 – 2025

ABOUT THE COMPANY – AIR PRODUCTS SOUTH AFRICA (PTY) LIMITED

Air Products South Africa (Pty) Limited, founded in 1969, is a manufacturer, supplier and distributor of various types of gases within the Southern Africa, including industrial gases; atmospheric gases; specialty gases; performance materials; equipment and services.

The company services a wide range of industries, including but not limited to: construction; energy; agriculture; mining; transportation; healthcare; food and beverage; pharmaceuticals and more.

Air Products’corporate vision is to be the industry leader in industrial gases and related products in the markets which they serve.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED & SELECTION

Air Products South Africa will be awarding bursaries to students pursuing their undergraduate degree within one of the following fields:

  • Engineering (BEng/ BSc)
  • Finance (BCom)
  • Education (Bachelors degree)

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted – if you have not received any feedback within 2 weeks of submitting your application, please consider your application as unsuccessful.
 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

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):

  • South African citizen
  • Studying towards a degree qualification within one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Studying at a recognised and accredited university within South Africa
  • Achieved a minimum average of 65% in the academic year of study
  • Have a combined household income of NO more than R450 000 per year (before statutory deductions)

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Students who meet the minimum eligibility criteria can apply by submitting clear copies of the following documentation (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID document (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate OR latest tertiary academic transcripts (certified copy)
  • Proof of registration at university (on university letterhead)
  • Full statement or bill of costs for tuition fees from university (on university letterhead)
  • Proof of textbooks costs
  • Proof of residence costs if applicable
  • Brief motivational letter
  • Affidavit confirming that total combined household income

Applications must be submitted electronically via email to: bursaries@airproducts.co.za
(Insert the words “Air Products Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).
Reference: 1667718
 

CLOSING DATE

2 May 2020.
(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)
 

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact Air Products South Africa (Pty) Limited directly:
Head Office
Tel: 011 570 5000
Email: bursaries@airproducts.co.za


Overview of Public Universities in South Africa

Here's an overview of some public universities in South Africa, including general admissions requirements and estimated application periods. Keep in mind, specific program requirements and dates can vary significantly, so it's important to check each university's official website for the most current information.

University of Pretoria

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with minimum scores in specific subjects related to the chosen program; for international students, equivalent qualifications.
  • Application Period: Usually opens in March and closes at the end of July for most programs.

University of Cape Town

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with pass levels required for degree study; subject-specific requirements depending on the program.
  • Application Period: Application opens in April and closes at the end of July.

Stellenbosch University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with required marks; some programs have additional testing.
  • Application Period: Opens in March and typically closes at the end of June.

University of the Witwatersrand

  • Admissions Requirements: Matriculation certificate with university exemption; required scores vary by faculty.
  • Application Period: Begins in March and ends on the 30th of September.

University of Johannesburg

  • Admissions Requirements: Matric exemption with a minimum APS score; specific subject requirements based on the faculty.
  • Application Period: Opens in April and generally closes by the 30th of September.

University of the Free State

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with specific marks for the program applied to; additional requirements for certain courses.
  • Application Period: Typically opens in April and closes at the end of August.

University of Venda

  • Admissions Requirements: Completion of the National Senior Certificate with an endorsement for diploma or degree studies; specific APS scores needed.
  • Application Period: Usually from May to September.

University of Fort Hare

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with university exemption; certain programs may have specific requirements.
  • Application Period: Opens around May and closes at the end of September.

University of the Western Cape

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with specific performance levels; additional requirements for certain programs.
  • Application Period: Generally from May to September.

North-West University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with university exemption; program-specific requirements may apply.
  • Application Period: Opens in March and usually closes by the end of August.

Rhodes University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate or equivalent; minimum academic performance in certain subjects.
  • Application Period: Applications open in April and close at the end of September.

Nelson Mandela University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with required scores for chosen programs; portfolio or additional tests for some faculties.
  • Application Period: Opens in April, with a deadline at the end of August for most programs.

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with specific scores; additional requirements for certain courses.
  • Application Period: Opens in May and typically closes by the end of September.

University of Limpopo

  • Admissions Requirements: Senior Certificate with endorsement for diploma or degree courses; specific APS scores for different programs.
  • Application Period: From April to September.

University of Zululand

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with an endorsement for bachelor’s degree studies; specific score requirements for various programs.
  • Application Period: Usually between April and November.

Central University of Technology

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with specific scores for the chosen field of study; additional criteria for certain programs.
  • Application Period: Application period generally starts in May and ends in October.

Vaal University of Technology

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with a pass that qualifies for admission to bachelor’s degree, diploma, or higher certificate programs.
  • Application Period: Typically from May to September.

Walter Sisulu University

  • Admissions Requirements: National Senior Certificate with required scores for chosen programs; additional criteria for certain faculties.
  • Application Period: From April to September.

This list provides a starting point for understanding the admissions landscape across South Africa's diverse higher education institutions. Given the variability in programs and requirements, it's crucial to consult each university's website for the most accurate and up-to-date information.