-Advertisements-

PTDF Overseas Postgraduate Scholarships 2024/2025 | Fully Funded

The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for its Overseas Postgraduate Scholarships 2024/2025 which is funded for specific programmes at selected partner institutions abroad.

The scheme was developed to offer candidates the opportunity to benefit from a diversified pool of knowledge and the facilities offered by world-class institutions across the globe.  Candidates are invited to apply through PTDF to specific programmes at partner institutions.

SUMMARY:

  • Scholarship Sponsor(s): Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF)
  • Host Institution(s): See Partner Universities (below)
  • Funding Amount: Fully-funded
  • Number of Awards: Several
  • Study Level: MSc and PhD
  • Nationality: International Students

See Also: Australia Awards Scholarships 2024/2025 | Fully Funded

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants are expected to fulfil the following requirements for the PTDF Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme:

For MSc Candidates

  • A minimum of Second Class Upper (2.1) qualification in their first degree or a Second Class Lower (2.2) with relevant industry experience
  • Must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service (NYSC)
  • Must be computer literate
  • Possession of 5 O/level credits, including English Language and Mathematics.
  • Statement of purpose (maximum 500 words) stating the reason(s) for the proposed study, its relevance to the industry and its expected impact on national development.
  • Applicants must have a National Identity Number (NIN) and will be required to have verified it (NIMC verification charges apply)before applying for the scholarship. 

For PhD Candidates

  • Must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service (NYSC)
  • Must be computer literate
  • Possession of 5 O/level credits, including English Language and Mathematics.
  • A minimum of Second Class Lower (2.2) in their first degree and a good post-graduate degree
  • A research proposal relevant to the oil and gas industry (of not more than five pages) to include: Topic, introduction, objective, methodology and mode of data collection.
  • All lecturers must produce a letter from their Vice Chancellors confirming that they are not in receipt of any other scholarships
  • Applicants must have a National Identity Number (NIN) and will be required to have verified it (NIMC verification charges apply)before applying for the scholarship.

Partnered Universities

For the 2024/2025 award, applications will be limited to PTDF partner universities in:

  • United Kingdom,
  • Germany,
  • France and
  • Malaysia

Scholarship Benefits

The award for PTDF Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship includes the provision of:

  • Flight tickets,
  • Payment of health insurance,
  • Payment of tuition and bench fees (where applicable), and
  • Provision of allowances to meet the costs of accommodation and living expenses.

Selection Criteria

The selection committee will be constituted to assess applications using the following criteria:

  • Academic merit as evidenced by the quality of degrees, full academic transcripts and other professional qualifications acquired
  • Relevant publications to be referenced by applicant (PhD applicants only)
  • Membership of professional bodies.
  • The viability and relevance of the study/research plan.
  • Relevance of previous studies to the oil and gas industry and the proposed course/research.

Also Apply: Government of Flanders Master Mind scholarships 2024/2025 | Fully Funded

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested and eligible candidates seeking for the PTDF Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme are hereby informed that the Application Forms are available on the scholarship portal: scholarship.ptdf.gov.ng.

Applicants are advised to scan copies of the following documents and attach to the online application forms:

  • First Degree Certificate or Statement of Result
  • NYSC discharge certificate
  • WAEC/GCE/SSCE/NECO results and the PINs on the application forms to enable PTDF to view the O’level results on the relevant website.
  • Recent Passport Photograph
  • Local Government Identification Letter
  • Master’s Degree Certificate (PhD Applicants only)
  • Evidence of membership in professional associations 

Application Deadline: March 18, 2024

Visit the Official Website for Further Details

Also Recommended:

-Advertisements-
-Advertisements-

Related Opportunities

Stay Updated


We Are Social

105,278FansLike
45,464FollowersFollow
10,988SubscribersSubscribe

Recent Posts

-Advertisements-

Top Categories

Study Green