PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Bursary South Africa 2023 – 2024
ABOUT THE COMPANY – PWC
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Bursary South Africa | PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) was formed as the result of a merger between 2 accounting firms – Price Waterhouse and Coopers & Lybrand in the year 1998.
PwC is Africa’s largest professional services provider with more than 9 000 staff members and almost 400 partners across 34 countries. It is also one of the global “Big Four” auditing firms, alongside KPMG, Deloitte and EY.
The company operates in a wide range of industries, including but not limited to: Banking; Asset and Wealth Management; Financial Services; Insurance; Pharmaceuticals; Oil and Gas; Engineering and Construction; Mining; Chemicals; Renewable Energy; Industrial Manufacturing; Healthcare; Transportation and Logistics; Automotive; Agribusiness; Higher Education and so much more.
ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED, COVERAGE VALUE & SERVICE CONTRACT
PwC is inviting students to apply for their CA training programme. The PwC CA training programme is available to students at any time during their studies – including in Matric and at the tertiary level. The CA learnership will commence once students have received their Certificate in the Theory of Accounting (CTA) or completed their honours degree.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE PWC 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 have completed Matric with an exemption and university acceptance
- You must be studying or intend on studying towards a Chartered Accountancy qualification
- You must be studying or intend on studying at a recognised and accredited tertiary institution in South Africa
- You must have achieved a minimum “B” symbol for Mathematics (NOT Mathematics Literacy) in Matric
- You must have achieved a minimum “B” symbol for English in Matric
- You must have achieved a minimum overall average of 75% in Matric
- You must have achieved a minimum overall average of 70% if currently in your 1st or 2nd year of study
- You must have achieved a minimum overall average of 65% if you are currently in your 3rd year of study
- You must be fluent in English
- You must have strong communication skills
Students must also possess the following personal qualities:
- Strong leadership skills
- Strong business, technical and digital skills
- Good interpersonal skills
- Problem-solving capabilities
- Able to build relationships and work in a team
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE PWC BURSARY
Applications must be submitted online at; PwC Bursary Application 2023
(Reference Number: PWC220905-1)
Enter “Zabusaries.com” in the field asking how you heard about the PwC bursary.
You may be required to submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation with your online application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application may be disqualified):
- ID document (certified copy)
- Matric certificate (certified copy)
- Full academic record, if currently studying (on tertiary letterhead)
- Proof of tertiary acceptance/ registration (on tertiary letterhead)
CLOSING DATE FOR THE PWC BURSARY
31 October 2022.
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 PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) directly:
Contact page: https://www.pwc.co.za/en/about-us/contact-us.html
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NSFAS: What is NSFAS?
NSFAS, or National Student Financial Aid Scheme, was established according to the National Student Financial Aid Scheme Act of 1999 and incorporated the Tertiary Education Fund of South Africa (TEFSA), which stopped operating in 2000.