The Thuthuka Bursary Fund is looking for academically strong black and coloured learners who aspire to become Chartered Accountants. Students who do exceptionally well in Mathematics and have excellent marks in the other subjects to qualify for university entrance may apply. The University of Pretoria has 50 Thuthuka bursaries available to award each year for students studying B.Com (Accounting Sciences). It is a unique bursary in that, if you are chosen, you get placed on the University of Pretoria Thuthuka Programme, which is committed to seeing you pass your exams and qualifying as a CA (SA).
-If you an African or Coloured learner. -Are you a South African citizen. – You have 60% in Mathematics in your Grade 11 -Final Results (Level 5). -Students who do exceptionally well in most subjects yet obtain poor results in Mathematics do not qualify. -Good results in Mathematics (NOT Mathematical Literacy) are key in a pursuing a career in Chartered Accountancy.