PTDF Undergraduate and PGD Scholarship 2024 For Nigerian FG Universities – Apply Now

PTDF Undergraduate and PGD Scholarship 2024 For Nigerian FG Universities – Apply Now

If you are an undergraduate or Postgraduate scholar in Nigeria, you will be happy to know that application has open for the 2024 PTDF Undergraduate and Postgraduate Scholarship.

About PTDF Undergraduate and PGD Scholarship 2024

The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) is the Federal Government agency with the mandate of developing indigenous human capacity and petroleum technology to meet the needs of the oil and gas industry, invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the Overseas MSc and PhD scholarships to specific programmes at selected institutions under its PTDF Overseas Scholarship Scheme for the 2024/2025 academic session.

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. Under it, candidates are invited to apply through PTDF to specific programmes at partner institutions.

Criteria and Requirements

Based on the submitted qualifications, the top applicants for each category from each state will be invited for an interview where a 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

Required Documents

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

  1. First Degree Certificate or Statement of Result
  2. NYSC discharge certificate
  3. 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.
  4. Recent Passport Photograph
  5. Local Government Identification Letter
  6. Master’s Degree Certificate (PhD Applicants only)
  7. Evidence of membership in professional associations

Kindly also note the following:

  1. The scholarship is for the 2024/2025 academic session.
  2. The scholarship is limited to PTDF approved courses in PTDF partner institutions.
  3. Scholarships will only be awarded for studies relevant to PTDF’S mandate; candidates may be disqualified for applying for programmes not relevant to the oil and gas industry.
  4. The proposed course of study must also be related to previous studies.
  5. Candidates with multiple applications will lead to disqualification.
  6. Candidates who have been sponsored by the Fund for a scholarship category (MSc/PhD) are ineligible to make another application for the same category.

How To Apply For PTDF Undergraduate and PGD Scholarship 2024

  1. The application portal will be opened from Monday, May 13% to Monday June 24″ ,2024
  2. Nigerians seeking undergraduate and postgraduates (MSc & PhD) degrees in relevant fields in the oil and Gas industry

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