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PTDF Scholarship 2021: Everything You Need To Know!

Do you want to know how it feels to be paid for doing well while in school?

Are you looking for a way to make money in school, hence taking financial burden off your mind and making you focus solely on your studies?

Do you want to further your studies with all expenses being covered for? Here’s everything you need to know about The PTDF Scholarship for 2021.

About PTDF

Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) is the Federal Government agency that is tasked with the mandate of developing indigenous human capacity and petroleum technology to meet the needs of the oil and gas industry.

It was established as a parastatal of the Ministry of Petroleum Resources in 1973 based on Degree 25 of that same year.

PTDF Scholarship scheme is designed to help Nigerian students maximize the benefits from the University Upgrade and Endowment programs of the Fund.

The scheme runs in 25 Nigerian universities and 4 centers of excellence across the country. The beneficiaries of the scholarship scheme are students offering oil and gas related courses.

The Fund hereby invites applications from qualified Nigerians to apply for the 2021/22 Undergraduate, Masters and PhD scholarships for students in Nigerian Federal Universities.

How To Apply For PTDF Scholarship 2021

An online application form is available on the official site of PTDF. Check it out here:

Eligibility(For Undergraduates Only).

To successfully apply, You must:

⦁ Have a National Identity Number (NIN) before applying. You will verify your NIN at the point of registration.

⦁ Be a full time student of any of the Federal Universities listed in the application form.

  • Have been admitted into the university in 2018/2019 academic year only.

⦁ Have a course of study that is related to oil and gas industry. Find out more on related fields below.

⦁ Possess at least 5 credits in WAEC/SSCE/NECO including English Language and Mathematics.

⦁ Have a minimum CGPA of 3.5 on a scale of 5 or 3.0 on a scale of 4 which is equivalent to 2.1 in the first year for the 2018/2019 batch of students.


⦁Evidence of statement of WAEC/SSCE/NECO results with at least 5 credits, including English Language and Mathematics (not more than 2 sittings and the first sitting result must be uploaded).

⦁Letter of admission into the University

⦁First year academic transcript(s) duly signed and stamped by HOD/Exams Officer or any authorized staff.

⦁Certificate of indigeneship (evidence of state of origin and local government)

⦁Personal statement of a minimum of 1000 words stating reasons for undertaking the course of study.

How To Apply For PTDF Scholarship 2021

Visit to get the application form and fill in the necessary documents.

List Of Related Fields.



Environmental Studies





Renewable Energy

Information Technology

And offshore related course in top rated universities around the world, to facilitate knowledge transfer.

Deadline For PTDF Scholarship 2021 Application.

Application will open from Monday July 5 to Friday August 13, 2021 (6 weeks).

Every qualified applicant should quickly gather the necessary documents and begin their application as soon as possible to increase your chances of being selected.



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