PTDF Overseas PG Scholarship List of Successful Awardees 2020/2021

PTDF List of  Successful Awardees 2020/2021 – Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) Overseas MSc and PhD Scholarship List of Names of Successful Candidates for Award, Induction Date, Time and Venue for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) has released the names of successful awardees for the 2020/2021 United Kingdom and Germany, France, China and Malaysia (GFCM) Strategic Partnership Scholarships (MSc/PhD).


The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) Overseas Scholarship list of successful candidates for the award has now been published on the PTDF website: www.ptdf.gov.ng and the PTDF Scholarship Management portal https://scholarship.ptdf.gov.ng respectively.

The recipients of the award are those candidates who have presented the Fund with the highest academic qualifications, displayed exceptional potential and aptitude, and have been able to present the most convincing case for the relevance and application of their proposed study to the Nigerian Oil and gas industry.

The Induction programme will hold on Monday, August 23, 2021 at 9am virtually on Microsoft Teams. Awardees are required to register for the event using the link sent with the notification email.

PTDF Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship Successful Candidates Statistics 2020/2021

Three Hundred and Ninety-one (391) candidates have been selected to receive the award; this comprises 237 MSc candidates and 154 PhD candidates.

These numbers represent three(3) highest scoring candidates per State under the United Kingdom(UK) Partnerships, and Three (3) per State under the Germany, France, China and Malaysia (GFCM) Strategic Partnerships for the MSc category.

This is in addition to the next highest scoring candidate per oil-producing State and the next highest-scoring female candidate per geo-political zone.

For the PhD category, two(2) highest scoring candidates per State have been selected for the award under the United Kingdom (UK) and Germany, France, China and Malaysia (GFCM) Partnerships.

This is in addition to the next highest-scoring female candidate per geo-political zone.

The PTDF scholarship award selection process reflects the Fund’s firm commitment to promoting meritocracy while adhering to the Federal Character principles and the Local Content stipulations.

The Virtual Induction Ceremony for the awardees has been scheduled to hold on August 23rd, 2021, by 9:00 am.

During the Induction Programme, the awardees will be briefed on the completion of their documentation, preliminary medical checks, and departure preparations.

Successful candidates have been contacted with specific induction schedules as well as further information on the upcoming program.

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Management.