PTDF Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship – Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) in conjunction with the Federal Government agency invites applications from interested and suitably qualified applicants for a Postgraduate Scholarships award abroad, specifically programmes at selected Institutions in United Kingdom, Germany and France.
Petroleum Technology Development Fund is aimed at developing indigenous human capacity and petroleum technology to meet the needs of the oil and gas industry. Successful candidates will be awarded scholarships to study in these countries commencing in the 2021/2022 academic session.
Under this scheme, candidates are invited to apply through PTDF to specific programmes or at the partner institutions in any of the countries.
The PTDF Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship includes the provision of flight tickets, payment of health insurance, payment of tuition and bench fees (where applicable) as well as the provision of allowances to meet the costs of accommodation and day-to-day welfare of winners, and language tuition for students in the new environment (as case may be).
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Petroleum Technology Development Fund Scholarship Award Eligibilities
For Ph.D Applicants under PTDF Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship
Applicants must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC);
Should be computer literate and able to use some software;
Possess a minimum of Second Class Lower (2.2) Division in their first degree and a good second degree certificate;
Ongoing PhD Candidates could only apply provided their Universities are among the PTDF Partnership Universities as listed below;
Candidates who have benefitted from any PTDF scholarships in the past cannot apply for the same type of programme, except a higher programme;
Candidates who successfully scale through the first round of screening will be requested to submit their transcripts
All applicants are therefore advised to prepare their transcripts for submission in anticipation of such a request.
Approved Courses Sponsored for PTDF Overseas Scholarship
Candidates may select up to 3 different courses (1st,2nd and 3rd choice) in any country or university, but are not to contact the schools directly for admissions as they will be placed in relevant universities by Petroleum Technology Development Fund. Click on these countries to access the PDF file of courses:
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