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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

NNRA VISITS PTDF TO SEEK MORE COLLABORATION

The Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NNRA) is responsible for registration, licencing, inspection and enforcement of nuclear safety and radiological protection in all practices in Nigeria. The agency led by the Acting Director General, Yau Usman Idris paid a courtesy visit on the Executive Secretary, Petroleum Technology Development Fund Dr Bello Aliyu Gusau at the Fund office complex. The visit was to [...]

By |2019-11-21T20:36:28+00:00November 21st, 2019|PTDF News|Comments Off on NNRA VISITS PTDF TO SEEK MORE COLLABORATION

Consultative Committee on Petroleum Statistics (CCPS) PAYS COURTESY CALL ON PTDF

The Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources is set to publish the first edition of Nigerian Oil and Gas Statistical Bulletin covering the period of 2010 – 2017. This follows the completion of a survey by the Consultative Committee on Petroleum Statistics (CCPS) set up by the Ministry to provide a comprehensive, reliable and harmonized [...]

By |2019-11-21T16:48:41+00:00November 16th, 2019|PTDF News|Comments Off on Consultative Committee on Petroleum Statistics (CCPS) PAYS COURTESY CALL ON PTDF

MINISTER OF STATE, PETROLEUM RESOURCES, CHIEF TIMIPRE SYLVA FLAGS OFF PTDF CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP FOR LEGAL OFFICERS

Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva flagged off a two-day capacity building workshop for legal officers in the Federal Ministry of Justice with a call on the participants to exercise caution in drafting legal instruments by avoiding clauses that create undue acrimony in the administration of oil and gas related cases. The workshop was [...]

By |2019-11-13T18:10:31+00:00November 13th, 2019|PTDF News|Comments Off on MINISTER OF STATE, PETROLEUM RESOURCES, CHIEF TIMIPRE SYLVA FLAGS OFF PTDF CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP FOR LEGAL OFFICERS

PTDF FORMALIZE ENGAGEMENT WITH CAMPUS FRANCE

The Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) has formalized its Partnership engagement with Campus France, a major training consortium promoting higher education and research in over 300 French universities and educational institutions. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between PTDF and campus France was endorsed by Dr Bello Aliyu Gusau on behalf of PTDF and Joaquim PEDRAZA [...]

By |2019-11-07T07:52:51+00:00November 7th, 2019|PTDF News|Comments Off on PTDF FORMALIZE ENGAGEMENT WITH CAMPUS FRANCE