2013 SPDC Niger Delta Postgraduate Scholarships Scheme for Nigerian Students in UK

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Postgraduate Scholarships Scheme in the field of Oil and Gas Industry for Nigerian Students to Study at Imperial College London, University College London and the University of Leeds in UK, 2013. The objective of the scheme is to provide an opportunity for qualifying students from the three Niger Delta States to further their education in courses that are relevant to the oil and gas industry. In the three years of the programme, 30 students have benefitted from the opportunity to study at world-renowned institutions. For the academic year commencing September 2013, SPDC will award up to ten scholarships for one-year post-graduate studies in partnership with three internationally recognized universities in the United Kingdom (UK) – Imperial College London, University College London and the University of Leeds. . This scholarship is available for pursuing master’s degree level.
The research areas of this scholarship are: Study subjects are Petroleum Engineering, Petroleum Geoscience, Petroleum Geophysics, Engineering Geology, Chemical Process Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Exploration Geophysics, Electronic/Electrical Engineering.
Who can apply to this scholarship?
· Display intellectual ability and leadership potential
· meet the university’s language requirement (usually at least 6.5 in IELTS)
· be aged between 21
· 28 years
· be an indigene of Rivers, Delta or Bayelsa States (documentary proof of this will be required)
· currently reside in Nigeria intend to return and take up permanent residence
· in Nigeria after completion of the proposed programme of study
· have obtained a university degree of at least an equivalent standard to a UK Second Class Upper (Honours Degree)
· not have studied previously in the UK or any other developed country
Benefits of the scholarship: Not provided
More information about the fellowship:
Duration:  Scholarship is offered for one year.
Number of scholarships: Not provided

2013 SPDC Niger Delta Postgraduate Scholarships Scheme for Nigerian Students in UK

If you have questions about this aid arises, please visit the official source and ask your questions directly to the center.

The objective of the scheme is to provide an opportunity for qualifying students from the three Niger Delta States to further their education in courses that are relevant to the oil and gas industry. In the three years of the programme, 30 students have benefitted from the opportunity to study at world-renowned institutions. For the academic year commencing September 2013, SPDC will award up to ten scholarships for one-year post-graduate studies in partnership with three internationally recognized universities in the United Kingdom (UK) – Imperial College London, University College London and the University of Leeds. -Display intellectual ability and leadership potential -meet the university’s language requirement (usually at least 6.5 in IELTS) -be aged between 21-28 years -be an indigene of Rivers, Delta or Bayelsa States (documentary proof of this will be required) -currently reside in Nigeria intend to return and take up permanent residence -in Nigeria after completion of the proposed programme of study -have obtained a university degree of at least an equivalent standard to a UK Second Class Upper (Honours Degree) -not have studied previously in the UK or any other developed country

Deadline: Do submit your applications till February 15, 2013.

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