Takealot.com, a leading South African company in ecommerce, is calling on suitable individuals looking for bursary assistance to further their studies to submit an application for its Bursary Programme for the 2021 academic year.
With its base of operations in Cape Town, Takealot.com is considered as one of the largest online retailers in South Africa. The company was instrumental in helping online shopping flourish and the first South African retail to participate in Black Friday.
As of November 2019, the company has more than 2,500 third-party sellers doing business using the Takealot Marketplace platform with more than 1.8 million takealot.com customers.
Takealot.com Bursary Programme
In line with its commitment to developing skills in the fields of Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Information Technology, the company offers bursary assistance to deserving students pursuing relevant qualifications at recognized higher education institutions in South Africa. The programme also helps create a steady stream of developers for its graduate programmes.
Who should apply?
Aspiring candidates must possess the following minimum qualifications:
- A South African citizen
- Pursuing final year of undergraduate, BTech or Honours qualification towards Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Technology
- Must be available for a graduate programme position after successful completion of their studies
- Achieved at least a 65% average in the final results and in the most recent examinations
- Must be entrepreneurial, smart, dynamic, customer-centric and shares the company’s vision of being the best e-commerce company in the country
What is the selection process?
The selection of successful candidates will be based on motivation for starting a takealot.com career and academic potential.
How do I apply?
Qualified candidates will need to access the company’s recruitment platform by clicking here.
The deadline for submission of applications is on 30 September 2020.
For more information, contact StudyTrust, takealot.com’s bursary administrator:
Phone: 086 563 7495
Click the link to view a PDF copy of the Takealot.com Bursary Programme 2021 advert.