Wednesday, April 11, 2018

PTDF Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme at Selected Universities UK, 2018/19

Deadline: 28/04/2018 Degree: Masters, PhD & Research Scholarship Description: The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF),... thumbnail 1 summary
Deadline: 28/04/2018


Degree: Masters, PhD & Research


Scholarship Description: The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF), 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 Overseas MSc and PhD Scholarships to specific programmes at selected Institutions in the United Kingdom.


Eligibility: MSc
A. A minimum of Second Class Upper (2.1) qualification in their first degree or a Second Class Lower (2.2) with relevant industry experience
B. Must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service (NYSC)
C. Must be computer literate
D. Possession of 5 O/level credits including English Language and Mathematics.
PhD
A. Must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service (NYSC)
B. Must be computer literate
C. A minimum of Second Class Lower (2.2) in their first degree and a good second-degree certificate;
D. Must submit a research proposal relevant to the oil and gas industry (of not more than 5 pages) to include: Topic, introduction, objective, methodology and mode of data collection;
E. Applicants must also include their master’s degree project
F. All lecturers must produce a letter from their Vice Chancellor confirming that they are not in receipt of any other scholarships


Benefits: Under this scheme, candidates are invited to apply through PTDF to specific programmes at partner institutions in the United Kingdom (full list of sponsored courses is available below). The award 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 living expenses.


Application: online application


Scholarship Website: https://ptdf.gov.ng/2018/03/28/2018-2019-overseas-postgraduate-scholarship-scheme-for-universities-in-the-united-kingdom/