Old Mutual Ltd. is calling on interested parties to send in an application and qualify for its Accounting Bursary Programme for 2020.
Founded in South Africa in 1845, Old Mutual is an investment, insurance, savings and banking company with offices operating all across the African continent and around the world.
In 2017, Old Mutual had a customer base of over 12 million and with operational funds that amounted to R1.2 trillion. It is listed n the Zimbabwe, Namibia, London and Johannesburg Stock Exchanges.
Old Mutual Accounting Bursary Programme
In Old Mutual’s commitment to creating more opportunities for the South African youth, it awards bursaries to deserving and qualified individuals. – young and promising talents who are intending to pursue a Chartered Accountancy career.
The selected bursars will receive financial support in the following areas:
- Full tuition costs at the following universities:
- University of Stellenbosch
- University of Witwatersrand
- University of Pretoria
- University of Cape Town
- One return flight home each year (if applicable)
- Residence fees
- General allowance
- Book fees
- Emotional and student support
Students pursuing higher quality degrees will receive more incentives.
Who should apply?
Aspiring bursars must be able to satisfy these initial requirements in order to qualify for consideration
- Completed matric with 70% minimum or Level 6 across all subjects
- Must pursue qualification at a recognized tertiary education institution
- Must be willing to commit to a CA Training Programme
- Must be South African citizens
How do I apply?
Qualified applicants are required to apply online via the Old Mutual’s recruitment page and will need to register their profile here to start the application process.
The deadline for submission of applications is on 30 June 2020.
Keep in mind that Old Mutual may discontinue the advert for any reason it deems appropriate.
Call the number listed below if you need more information about the Old Mutual Accounting Bursary Programme 2019:
Telephone: 021 504 7285
Click the link to view a PDF copy of the Old Mutual Accounting Bursary Programme 2020-2021 advert.