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FURTHER UPDATE ON PTDF 2019/2020 SCHOLARSHIP

This is to notify candidates that applied for the 2019/2020 PTDF Scholarship Schemes that the screening process is on-going. Upon completion, the full list of shortlisted candidates for the interview phase will be published on PTDF website.  The public will be duly notified in national daily Newspapers and other media platforms. Candidates are therefore advised [...]

By |2019-02-27T07:32:23+00:00February 26th, 2019|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on FURTHER UPDATE ON PTDF 2019/2020 SCHOLARSHIP

NATIONAL OIL SERVICE COMPANIES ENGAGE PTDF TRAINED WELDERS FOR PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION

Some National Oil Companies have started engaging the services of PTDF trained welders for the implementation of their oil and gas service contracts. This followed the exposure given to skills and competencies of the welders through PTDF organised Post Training Attachment (PTA) programme, a practical on-the-job internship scheme that prepares beneficiaries for absorption into the [...]

By |2019-02-15T09:12:26+00:00February 15th, 2019|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on NATIONAL OIL SERVICE COMPANIES ENGAGE PTDF TRAINED WELDERS FOR PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION

OVER TWENTY-SEVEN THOUSAND CANDIDATES APPLY FOR 2019/2020 PTDF SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME

PRESS RELEASE A total of twenty-seven thousand, four hundred and seventy-four (27,474) candidates applied for the various platforms of PTDF scholarship scheme for the 2019/2020 academic year. These include application for the Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme under PTDF Strategic Partnership with universities in UK, Germany and France, and applications for the Undergraduate, Masters and PhD [...]

By |2019-01-26T11:24:40+00:00January 26th, 2019|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on OVER TWENTY-SEVEN THOUSAND CANDIDATES APPLY FOR 2019/2020 PTDF SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME

UPDATE ON THE PROCESSING OF PTDF OVERSEAS AND LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEMES FOR THE 2019/20 ACADEMIC SESSION

The application window for the PTDF Local Scholarship Scheme (LSS) closed November 16th, 2018 while the Overseas Scholarship Scheme(OSS)window closed December 31st, 2018. Each window was open for a period of 6 weeks. The Fund received applications for each of its programs as follows:      (i)    MSC Overseas Scholarship Scheme (OSS)      [...]

By |2019-01-18T07:56:46+00:00January 17th, 2019|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on UPDATE ON THE PROCESSING OF PTDF OVERSEAS AND LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEMES FOR THE 2019/20 ACADEMIC SESSION

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY, PTDF INAUGURATES FIRST ZEOLITE WORKING GROUP

…. charges them to ensure home grown Zeolite is used by our refineries The Executive Secretary, Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF), Dr Bello Aliyu Gusau has inaugurated the first Nigerian Zeolite Working Group with a charge to ensure large scale production of home grown Zeolite catalyst that would be utilized by Nigerian refineries for refining [...]

By |2019-02-15T09:17:35+00:00December 11th, 2018|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on EXECUTIVE SECRETARY, PTDF INAUGURATES FIRST ZEOLITE WORKING GROUP

AUSTRALIAN UNIVERSITY VISIT PTDF, SEEKS COLLABORATION ON RESEARCH

PRESS RELEASE A leading Australian academic and research institution, the University of New South Wales, (UNSW), Sydney, is seeking to collaborate with the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) in petroleum and energy research and related areas of academic activity. The University’s Vice President, External Relations, Fiona Docherty who led a team of the university faculty [...]

By |2018-12-07T16:17:41+00:00December 7th, 2018|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on AUSTRALIAN UNIVERSITY VISIT PTDF, SEEKS COLLABORATION ON RESEARCH

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY PTDF CHARGES LPG EXPERTS TO LOOK BEYOND ECONOMIC DIMENSION OF LPG INITIATIVE IN NIGERIA

PRESS RELEASE Executive Secretary, Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF), Dr Bello Aliyu Gusau wants Nigerian Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) experts to look beyond the business and technical issues involved in the production of LPG for household use to proffering solutions to the political and social challenges which create energy crisis that threatens the socio-economic well-being [...]

By |2018-12-07T16:11:36+00:00December 7th, 2018|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on EXECUTIVE SECRETARY PTDF CHARGES LPG EXPERTS TO LOOK BEYOND ECONOMIC DIMENSION OF LPG INITIATIVE IN NIGERIA

PTDF COMMENCES APPLICATION PROCESS FOR 2019/2020 OVERSEAS SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME

  PRESS RELEASE PTDF COMMENCES APPLICATION PROCESS FOR 2019/2020 OVERSEAS SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME. Qualified Nigerian youths desirous of acquiring advanced degrees in oil and gas related fields, now have the opportunity of achieving their dreams as the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) rolls out the application process for the 2019/2020 Overseas Scholarship Scheme for M.Sc and [...]

By |2018-11-30T22:57:48+00:00November 30th, 2018|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on PTDF COMMENCES APPLICATION PROCESS FOR 2019/2020 OVERSEAS SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME

2019/2020 OVERSEAS POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME UNDER PTDF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS IN UK, GERMANY & FRANCE

PETROLEUM TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT FUND (PTDF) PTDF House, Plot 1058 memorial Drive, Central Area, Cadastral Zone A00, Abuja www.ptdf.gov.ng Twitter: ptdf_nigeria Facebook: Petroleum Technology Development Fund, Abuja 2019/2020 OVERSEAS POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME UNDER PTDF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS IN UK, GERMANY & FRANCE  The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF), the Federal Government agency with the mandate of [...]

By |2018-12-07T16:31:41+00:00November 19th, 2018|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on 2019/2020 OVERSEAS POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME UNDER PTDF STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS IN UK, GERMANY & FRANCE

PETROLEUM TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT JOURNAL

  PETROLEUM TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT JOURNAL The Petroleum Technology Development Journal was developed in a bid to learn, develop and advance the quest for Petroleum Technology. Also, the journal helps to disseminate information to enhance knowledge and to propel the quest for excellence in the oil and gas industry. PTDJ as it is normally called is [...]

By |2018-11-30T23:19:09+00:00November 9th, 2018|PRESS RELEASES|Comments Off on PETROLEUM TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT JOURNAL