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2021 OLEF: PTDF HOSTS OLOIBIRI HYBRID LECTURE SERIES

The challenges faced by the oil and gas industry in Nigeria has necessitated a need for the industry players to optimize their performance in their operations especially as the industry like every other sector has felt the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. This gave rise to the theme of this year’s Annual Oil and Gas [...]

By |2021-03-20T10:40:36+00:00March 19th, 2021|PTDF News|Comments Off on 2021 OLEF: PTDF HOSTS OLOIBIRI HYBRID LECTURE SERIES

PTDF 2021 FIRST QUARTER LECTURE SERIES

The Federal Government’s plans to leverage its gas resources in the industrialization and economic growth of Nigeria was the subject of the PTDF 2021, Industry Lecture series with the theme “Nigeria’s Decade of Gas – A capability perspective”. The event took place virtually on Thursday, the 11th of March 2021. Dr. Osteen Oluronsola who delivered the lecture is [...]

By |2021-03-14T20:09:56+00:00March 14th, 2021|PTDF News|Comments Off on PTDF 2021 FIRST QUARTER LECTURE SERIES

NILE UNIVERSTY SEEKS COLLABORATION WITH PTDF ON CAPACITY BUILDING

Abuja based private University, the Nile University is seeking to collaborate with the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) in the training of skills development needs for the Nigerian Oil and Gas and other related industries. The University’s Vice Chancellor Professor Osman Nuri Aras who led a team of the university faculty to PTDF Towers on [...]

By |2020-12-10T13:01:58+00:00December 10th, 2020|PTDF News|Comments Off on NILE UNIVERSTY SEEKS COLLABORATION WITH PTDF ON CAPACITY BUILDING

POST COVID-19: PARADIGM SHIFT IN CAPACITY BUILDING FOR THE FUTURE

The 4th quarter 2020 PTDF quarterly In-house lecture series was held virtually with the topic: Oil and Gas Operations Post Covid 19 Pandemic: Effects on Skills and Competencies and the Way Forward. The Guest Speaker, Mr. Emeka Akabogu, Chairman of Oil Trade Logistics and convener of OTL Africa Forum while delivering the lecture said that [...]

By |2020-11-10T19:38:57+00:00November 10th, 2020|PTDF News|Comments Off on POST COVID-19: PARADIGM SHIFT IN CAPACITY BUILDING FOR THE FUTURE

PTDF REFORMS IT’S LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR MORE EFFEICIENCY AS DOCUMENTATION OF AWARDEES COMMENCE

Six Hundred (600) successful postgraduates have been invited for documentation exercise under the PTDF Local Scholarship Scheme that will lead to the presentation of award letters. The successful candidates are made up of Four Hundred and Fifty-Two (452) Msc and One Hundred and Forty-three (143) PhD candidates drawn from each of the 36 states of [...]

By |2020-10-20T14:34:50+00:00October 19th, 2020|PTDF News|Comments Off on PTDF REFORMS IT’S LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR MORE EFFEICIENCY AS DOCUMENTATION OF AWARDEES COMMENCE

PTDF EX-SCHOLAR INNOVATES AND DONATES ULTRAVIOLET WALK THROUGH DISINFECTION CHAMBER TO THE FUND

The Petroleum Technology Development Fund took delivery of an Ultra-Violet Walk Through Disinfection Chamber (UV-WTDC) developed and donated by one of its ex-scholars Major Dr. Abubakar Surajo Imam. The disinfection chamber will serve as an additional supportive layer to the protective measures already put in place by the Fund against the dreaded Corona virus. Maj. [...]

By |2020-09-07T11:48:35+00:00September 4th, 2020|PTDF News|Comments Off on PTDF EX-SCHOLAR INNOVATES AND DONATES ULTRAVIOLET WALK THROUGH DISINFECTION CHAMBER TO THE FUND

NEW COMMANDANT AIR FORCE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, KADUNA VISITS PTDF

The new Commandant of the Airforce Institute of Technology, AFIT, Kaduna, Air Vice Marshal Olabisi Olayinka has commended the management of the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) for its efforts at promoting technology through its capacity building programmes. Air vice Marshal Olayinka who assumed duty as the 9th commandant of the Institute on the 1st [...]

By |2020-01-30T20:51:28+00:00January 30th, 2020|PTDF News|Comments Off on NEW COMMANDANT AIR FORCE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, KADUNA VISITS PTDF

FRENCH AMBASSADOR VISITS PTDF

The French Embassy in Nigeria seeks to strengthen its partnership with the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) and explore more areas of collaboration in the Fund’s scholarship and other educational development programs, aimed at building capacities of Nigerians to contribute to the oil and gas industry. French Ambassador to Nigeria, His Excellency Mr Jarome Pasquier, [...]

By |2020-01-28T20:13:01+00:00January 28th, 2020|PTDF News|Comments Off on FRENCH AMBASSADOR VISITS PTDF

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

AIRFORCE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SOLICITS PTDF ASSISTANCE ON CAPACITY BUILDING

The Air force Institute of Technology, (AFIT), Kaduna wants to deepen its collaboration with the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) in enhancing the capacities and competencies of its personal and infrastructure. The Commandant of the institute, Air Vice Marshall Cletus Udeagulu who led a team from the institute on a courtesy visit to the [...]

By |2019-11-24T14:26:16+00:00November 24th, 2019|PTDF News|Comments Off on AIRFORCE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SOLICITS PTDF ASSISTANCE ON CAPACITY BUILDING