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PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI REAPPOINTS PTDF EXECUTIVE SECRETARY, DR BELLO ALIYU GUSAU, FOR A NEW TENURE

The Executive Secretary of PTDF, Dr. Bello Aliyu Gusau has been reappointed by President Muhammadu Buhari, for another 4-year term. The announcement, which was made by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, on the 25th of September, 2020, stated that his reappointment was based on the recommendation of the Honourable [...]

By |2020-09-26T09:59:32+00:00September 26th, 2020|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI REAPPOINTS PTDF EXECUTIVE SECRETARY, DR BELLO ALIYU GUSAU, FOR A NEW TENURE

PTDF SCHOLARS IN THE SEASON OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC

In furtherance of its engagement with scholars studying in different countries overseas, the PTDF conducted online surveys to determine how they were coping with the impact of COVID-19 Pandemic. Interviews were conducted online with the scholars to have further insight on the impact of the pandemic on their studies and well being. Here are [...]

By |2020-08-07T17:07:30+00:00August 7th, 2020|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on PTDF SCHOLARS IN THE SEASON OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC

PTDF COVID-19 RESPONSE

As the dreaded COVID-19 pandemic made its entry into Nigeria the familiar pattern of disruptions already reported by global news media in countries that had recorded cases began to play out in Nigeria. From school closures and suspension of all local and international flights, various policies limiting large gathering of people were made and [...]

By |2020-08-10T19:54:51+00:00August 7th, 2020|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on PTDF COVID-19 RESPONSE

PTDF LEADS THE IMPLEMENTATION TEAM FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF OLOIBIRI MUSEUM

Oloibiri Community of Bayelsa State achieved another milestone as the Hon. Minister of State Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva inaugurated two steering committees and five project teams to provide necessary support and supervision for the implementation of the Oloibiri Museum and Research Center project. President Muhammadu Buhari recently approved the establishment of the project which [...]

By |2020-08-06T13:28:29+00:00August 5th, 2020|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on PTDF LEADS THE IMPLEMENTATION TEAM FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF OLOIBIRI MUSEUM

PTDF SUSPENDS ONGOING SCHOLARSHIP INTERVIEW

PTDF SUSPENDS ONGOING SCHOLARSHIP INTERVIEW Following concerns over the spread of coronavirus in Nigeria, the Management of the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) has suspended the ongoing selection interviews for the award of 2020/2021 Overseas Scholarship. The suspension affects the conduct of the second week of the interview scheduled to review shortlisted PhD applicants in Four [...]

By |2020-03-22T11:26:14+00:00March 22nd, 2020|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on PTDF SUSPENDS ONGOING SCHOLARSHIP INTERVIEW

International Women’s Day Celebration

Women should be given equal opportunities in terms and assigned roles in the marketplace to ensure full productivity. On behalf of the Management of PTDF, we wish the beautiful ladies in the Fund and others out there a Happy Women's Day celebration!!! #GenerationEquality #EachforEqual #IWD2020

By |2020-03-08T18:05:47+00:00March 8th, 2020|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on International Women’s Day Celebration

2020/2021 OVERSEAS POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME UNDER PTDF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS IN UK

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 institutions under its UK strategic partnership initiative. Successful candidates will [...]

By |2020-03-12T11:31:24+00:00January 6th, 2020|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on 2020/2021 OVERSEAS POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME UNDER PTDF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS IN UK

PTDF HOSTS AFRICAN PETROLEUM PRODUCERS ORGANIZATION (APPO) COUNCIL OF MINISTERS

The Extraordinary meeting of the African Petroleum Producers Organisation (APPO) began in Abuja on Tuesday December 10, 2019 at the PTDF Conference facility with the meeting of the Executive Board and experts of APPO member countries to deliberate on crucial issues affecting the management and operations of the organisation. At the opening of the [...]

By |2019-12-13T10:52:42+00:00December 13th, 2019|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on PTDF HOSTS AFRICAN PETROLEUM PRODUCERS ORGANIZATION (APPO) COUNCIL OF MINISTERS

2020/2021 OVERSEAS POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME UNDER PTDF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS IN FRANCE, GERMANY, CHINA & MALAYSIA

Application Process Application Forms can be obtained on the scholarship portal (scholarship.ptdf.gov.ng). Selection Process, Criteria & Requirements PTDF scholarships are highly competitive and only applicants who are outstanding across board are selected. A selection committee will be constituted to assess applications using the following criteria; Academic merit as evidenced by quality of degrees, full [...]

By |2020-03-12T11:34:21+00:00December 4th, 2019|PRESS RELEASES, PTDF News|Comments Off on 2020/2021 OVERSEAS POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME UNDER PTDF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS IN FRANCE, GERMANY, CHINA & MALAYSIA

LIST OF SUCCESSFUL AWARDEES FOR PTDF LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME PHD PROGRAMME

LIST OF SUCCESSFUL AWARDEES FOR PTDF LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME PhD PROGRAMME S/No PIN Fullnames Gender State Scholarship Type 1 P1331326371558207 CHIMAOBI DAVID ONWUKWE Male Abia PhD 2 P4515397383064933 Julius Ogbonna Onwuka Male Abia PhD 3 P0407959524551940 Charles Afamefuna Illo Male Abia PhD 4 P0773165495233929 Ekeoma Malvina Onuoha Female Abia PhD 5 P8077967615873801 Chigbundu Nduadim Emeruwa [...]

By |2019-11-28T17:24:18+00:00November 28th, 2019|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on LIST OF SUCCESSFUL AWARDEES FOR PTDF LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME PHD PROGRAMME