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PTDF RESEARCH PEER REVIEW EXERCISE

ACTING EXECUTIVE SECRETARY OPENS THE 2014/2015 PTDF RESEARCH PEER REVIEW EXERCISE Acting Executive Secretary, Petroleum Technology Development Fund, Mr. Ahmed Aminu Galadima has flagged-off the 2014/2015 PTDF Research Peer Review Exercise for the PTDF Annual Research Grant Competition in Abuja.A  group of selected Professors  and Professionals in the industry known as “Subject Matter [...]

By | 2017-01-09T21:17:45+00:00 August 26th, 2016|PTDF News|0 Comments

PTDF INDUCTS NEW SCHOLARS

A total of 528 new scholars of the Petroleum Technology Development Fund participated in an induction programme organised by the Fund between the 18th and 21st of July, 2016. The four-day induction programme was to expose the lucky beneficiaries of PTDF 2016/2017 scholarship to the Fund’s mandate, visa application process, life as a PTDF sponsored [...]

By | 2017-01-09T21:17:46+00:00 July 23rd, 2016|PTDF News|Comments Off on PTDF INDUCTS NEW SCHOLARS

FORGING GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS IN THE TRAINING OF PTDF SCHOLARS

Today marked the official sealing of a tripartite agreement between the PTDF, the French Embassy and CampusFrance Nigeria, regarding the PTDF Overseas Scholarship Programme. The Ag. Executive Secretary Mr. Ahmed Galadima Aminu endorsed the MoU on behalf of the Fund while Mr. Dornon Arnaud, Head of Cooperation and Cultural Affairs Embassy of France in Nigeria and [...]

By | 2016-07-27T08:52:31+00:00 July 1st, 2016|PTDF News|Comments Off on FORGING GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS IN THE TRAINING OF PTDF SCHOLARS

UNITED NATIONS WANT GREATER PARTNERSHIP WITH PTDF IN TRAINING AND EDUCATION

The United Nations Assistant Secretary-General and Executive Director of the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), Mr Nikhil Seth visited PTDF Corporate office to seek for increased Partnership with PTDF in the area of training young Nigerians in the core areas of Petroleum, Marine and Sub-sea Engineering in Norway. PTDF through a unique [...]

By | 2016-07-27T08:52:41+00:00 June 20th, 2016|PTDF News|Comments Off on UNITED NATIONS WANT GREATER PARTNERSHIP WITH PTDF IN TRAINING AND EDUCATION

891 NIGERIANS FACE INTERVIEW PANEL FOR AWARD OF PTDF (PhD) SCHOLARSHIP.

Eight Hundred and Ninety One (891) Shortlisted candidates aspiring for the award of the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) 2016/2017 Local (LSS) and Oversea Scholarship Schemes (OSS) are currently being interviewed by experts from the academia and the oil and gas industry to defend their various research proposals, for the award of PTDF scholarships in [...]

By | 2016-07-27T08:52:55+00:00 June 20th, 2016|PTDF News|Comments Off on 891 NIGERIANS FACE INTERVIEW PANEL FOR AWARD OF PTDF (PhD) SCHOLARSHIP.

PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT WITH UNIVERSITY OF SAO PAULO

PTDF FORMALISES STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT WITH UNIVERSITY OF SAO PAULO BRAZIL After funding the training of over 2, 500 MSc and 642 PhD Scholars in various oil and gas academic disciplines in its 15 years of operation, the management of the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) under the leadership of Acting Executive secretary, Mr. Ahmed [...]

By | 2017-01-09T21:17:46+00:00 June 20th, 2016|PTDF News|Comments Off on PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT WITH UNIVERSITY OF SAO PAULO

List of successful candidates for the OSS MSc and PhD exams

 The 2016 lists of successful candidates for the Overseas Scholarship Scheme (OSS) MSc and PhD exams is available for download below. Downloads MSc OSS > Click here to Download PhD OSS > Click here to Download

By | 2017-01-09T21:17:47+00:00 June 20th, 2016|PTDF News|Comments Off on List of successful candidates for the OSS MSc and PhD exams

HANDS OVER THE FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC OF OIL AND GAS EKOWE

The 6th of June, 2016 is a remarkable day in the history of the Petroleum Technology Development Fund’s Institutional Capacity Development Initiative as the Federal Polytechnic of Oil and Gas, Ekowe in Bayelsa State developed by PTDF is officially handed over to the beneficiary of the project – The Federal Ministry of Education. The event [...]

By | 2017-01-09T21:17:47+00:00 June 20th, 2016|PTDF News|Comments Off on HANDS OVER THE FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC OF OIL AND GAS EKOWE