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6 Dec, 2012
6 Dec, 2012
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) is delighted to announce the fourth annual SPDC Niger Delta Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme for applicants from Rivers, Delta and Bayelsa States.
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.
2013 SPDC Niger Delta Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme
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 recognised universities in the United Kingdom (UK) – Imperial College London, University College London and the University of Leeds. Copied from: hotnigerianjobs.com
The scholarship will cover tuition fees, one return flight ticket from Nigeria to the UK and a contribution towards living expenses only.
The courses that qualify for the scholarship at the three institutions are as follows:
1.) Imperial College of London
2.) University College London
3.) University of Leeds
To qualify for the scholarship, applicants must:
Completed scholarship application forms must reach participating universities no later than February 15, 2013.
Method of Application
More Information can be obtained by contacting: [email protected] or through the individual universities.
Please note that the stipends are based on the British Council Annual Rates and are limited to this.