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OVER 3000 CANDIDATES FACE INTERVIEW PANEL AS PTDF OPENS IN-COUNTRY SCHOLARSHIP AWARD OPPORTUNITIES

Three Thousand, Two Hundred and Thirty-Seven (3237) shortlisted candidates who applied for the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) In-country Scholarship Scheme (ISS) are presently participating in an oral interview exercise being conducted by experts from the academia and the oil and gas industry to access candidate’s eligibility for a possible recommendation for the award of

By |2022-06-16T18:18:23+00:00June 16th, 2022|News|0 Comments

VIRTUAL SELECTION INTERVIEW: PTDF SCREENS 900 CANDIDATES FOR THE 2022 OSS AWARD

In continuation of the hybrid selection interviews for the award of the 2022/2023 overseas scholarship scheme (OSS) which began this week, the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) is set to screen about 900 candidates online. Manager, Education and Training and Head, Overseas Scholarship Scheme (OSS), Unit of the Fund, Mr. Bello Mustapha who confirmed the

By |2022-05-29T23:47:55+00:00May 26th, 2022|News|0 Comments

SELECTION INTERVIEW EXERCISE FOR SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES FOR THE 2022/23 OVERSEAS SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (OSS) MSc AND Ph.D. AWARD.

The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) wishes to announce the commencement of the selection interview for the 2022/2023 Overseas Scholarship Scheme (OSS) MSc and Ph.D. programme. The interview that will lead to the award of the scholarship is scheduled to hold from Monday 23rd May to Friday 10th June 2022. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted

By |2022-06-01T06:24:33+00:00May 19th, 2022|News|0 Comments

PTDF TO EXPAND PARTNERSHIP ARRANGEMENT WITH ITS GERMAN PARTNERS

The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) hosted the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD) German Academic Exchange Service, who are the Fund's German partners responsible for managing the Fund's German bound students, as part of its efforts to strengthen and boost its Overseas Scholarship Scheme. The visit was necessary for both parties to renew their existing partnership

By |2022-05-17T14:58:39+00:00May 16th, 2022|News|0 Comments

2022 OLEF EXPERTS CAUTION AGAINST A COMPLETE ABANDONMENT OF FOSSIL FUEL

It was another gathering of key players in Nigeria’s oil, gas, and energy sector. The event was the 2022 Oloibiri Lecture Series and Energy Forum (OLEF) organized by the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Nigeria Council.  The theme of the Conference is ‘Global Energy Transition: Implications on Future Investments in the Nigerian Oil and Gas

By |2022-04-13T16:58:18+00:00April 13th, 2022|News|0 Comments

THE SOCIETY OF PETROLEUM ENGINEERS VISITS THE FUND, SHOWERS ENCOMIUMS ON THE MANAGEMENT

Members of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Nigeria Council led by its Chairman, Professor Olalekan Olafuyi, paid a thank you visit to the Executive Secretary, Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF), Dr Bello Aliyu Gusau. The essence of the visit the Chairman said is to appreciate the efforts of the PTDF to the Council by

By |2022-04-07T22:44:07+00:00April 7th, 2022|News|0 Comments

STEM: PTDF TRAINS EXPERTS ON VIRTUAL LABORATORY SIMULATION SOFTWARE

About twenty-five (25) Professors, eleven (11) PhD holders and other qualified experts in teaching and learning of science subjects were assembled by the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) on a train the trainer programme on how to take advantage of technology to simulate laboratory experiments in virtual form for the delivery of Science, Technology and

By |2022-03-27T10:33:50+00:00March 24th, 2022|News|0 Comments

NEW FRENCH ENVOY SEEKS ENHANCED COLLABORATION WITH THE PTDF

The new French Ambassador to Nigeria, Her Excellency Mrs. Emmanuelle BLATMANN, has visited The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) to familiarize herself with the PTDF Management and also consolidate on the existing educational partnership between the Fund and France in the development of indigenous manpower for the Oil, Gas and Energy Sectors in Nigeria. She

By |2022-03-19T09:31:24+00:00March 19th, 2022|News|0 Comments

NANS DRUMS SUPPORT FOR PTDF CAPACITY-BUILDING EFFORTS

The National Association of Nigeria Students (NANS) has expressed its support for the Executive Secretary and Management of the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) in building capacities for the oil and gas industry, particularly in tertiary education in Nigeria.  The President of the Association, Asefon Sunday Dayo,  led the association's executive members drawn from various universities

By |2022-02-12T19:36:37+00:00February 10th, 2022|News|0 Comments

2022/2023 OVERSEAS POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME FOR UNIVERSITIES IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, GERMANY, FRANCE, AND MALAYSIA

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 the Overseas MSc and PhD scholarships to specific programmes at selected institutions under its PTDF Overseas Scholarship

By |2021-12-19T23:33:35+00:00December 19th, 2021|News|0 Comments
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