KPMG Bursary 2023/2024

(KPMG) Klynveld Peat Marwick Goerdeler notifies you that the online portal for the student’s special assistance scheme popularly known as the Bursary award program is ongoing. Students with financial constraints can grab this opportunity so to help and support them throughout their academy stay

KPMG Bursary


This offer is only available for a limited time, so this is to inform all (KPMG) Klynveld Peat Marwick Goerdeler students aspiring for the ongoing bursary fund program, to submit their application online and also read the terms and application conditions via the link below.


KPMG (Klynveld Peat Marwick Goerdeler) was formed in the year 1987 by a merger between Klynveld Main Goerdeler (KMG) and Peat Marwick International. However, KPMG in South Africa has roots all the way back to 1895 when Alexander Aiken started his Public Accountant and Auditor business in Johannesburg. At the core of KPMG is 2 major firms – Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co. and Aiken & Carter.

The international firm offers a range of services including audit, advisory and tax services to global clients. At present, the company has an impressive global employee base of more than 162 000 staff members.

KPMG Bursaries

At KPMG, two bursary opportunities are offered for students who are studying towards becoming SAICA accredited Chartered Accountants or CAs(SA).

KPMG bursaries are classified into Pure Merit Bursary and Merit Bursary with Financial Needs. Both require excellent academic performance and records as a basis.

Pure Merit Bursary is for qualified applicants who do not need extensive funding for studies.

Merit Bursary with Financial Needs bursary is for qualified applicants who are unable to attend university without significant financial support.

Bursaries are awarded according to the skills needed in the professional services marketplace as well as KPMG’s skills needs.


Bursary Requirements and Eligibility

  • Full-time students of a SAICA recognised degree at a SAICA accredited tertiary education institution
  • Consistent academic achievements throughout the period of study
  • Minimum 4 A’s excl LO average for Matric applicants
  • Minimum 65% average and 70% in Financial Accounting for 1st Year applicants
  • Minimum 65% average and 65% in Financial Accounting for 2nd Year applicants
  • Minimum 60% average and 60% in Financial Accounting for 3rd Year applicants
  • Minimum 50% average and 55% in Financial Accounting for CTA applicants


How to Apply and Application Details

Download and complete the KPMG Bursary Application Form (.pdf)

Attached the following documents along with your application form:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Certified copy of  your ID
  • Matric results
  • Grade 11 results (if in Matric)
  • University results (if in university)

If applying for a Merit with Financial Need bursary, please add:

  • Parents/ guardians proof of income (latest payslips if employed/ 3 months bank statements AND utility bill if unemployed)

Applications must need to submit electronically via email to [email protected]
(Insert the words “KPMG Bursary Application – Your Full Name” in the email subject line).


Closing Date

 None. Open annually 

Bursaries applications can be submitted throughout the year, as this bursary does not have an appointed time of closing date, candidates applying are urged to send their applications ahead of time, so it reaches them before the closing date.


Contact Details

Address: KPMG Wanooka Place St Andrews Rd Parktown
Post: Private Bag 9 Parkview
Tel: +27 (0)11 647 7111
Fax: +27 (0)11 647 8000
Email: [email protected]

Address: Cnr The Hillside Street & Klarinet Road, Lynnwood
Post: P.O. Box 11265
Tel: +27 12 431 1300
Email: [email protected]

Cape Town
Address: MSC House 1 Mediteranean Street Foreshore
Post: P.O. Box 4609
Tel: +27 21 408 7000
Fax: +27 21 408 7100
Email: [email protected]

Address: 5 Arundel Close KPMG House, Kingsmead Office Park
Post: P.O. Box 1496
Tel: +27 31 327 6000
Email: [email protected]

Address: 200 Nelson Mandela Drive, Bloemfontein
Post: P.O. Box 12060, Brandhof
Tel: +27 51 403 2700
Email: [email protected]

Eastern Cape
Email: [email protected]

Address: Suite 502 The Pinnacle 1 Parkin Street
Post: Private Bag X11255
Tel: +27 13 752 7131
Email: [email protected]

Address: 5 Dimitri Crescent Platinum Park
Post: P.O. Box 354
Tel: +27 15 298 4400
Fax: +27 15 297 1403
Email: [email protected]

Address: Suite 301 Medforum Building Central Business District
Post: P.O. Box 904
Email: [email protected]

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