JUST IN: 2021 SPDC Niger Delta Scholarship for Nigerians

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), operator of the SPDC Joint Venture, announced the tenth annual NNPC/SPDC_JV Niger Delta Scholarship for applicants from Bayelsa, Delta, Imo, and Rivers states.

The goal of the grant program is to give study open doors in courses that are pertinent to the oil and gas industry for qualifying understudies from these Niger Delta states.

For the scholastic year initiating September 2021, SPDC in organization with three colleges in the UK; Imperial College London, University of Leeds and the University of Aberdeen will grant grants for one-year post-graduate M.Sc. contemplates.

The accompanying courses meet all requirements for an honor of grants at the three organizations:


MSc Petroleum Engineering

MSc Applied Computational Science and Engineering


MSc Geophysics

MSc Safety and Reliability Engineering for Oil and Gas

MSc Advanced Chemical Engineering

College OF LEEDS;

MSc Exploration Geophysics

MSc Electronic/Electrical Engineering

Application Process: March 22, 2021.

Qualified Countries: Nigeria

Type: Postgraduate

Number of Scholarships: Not Specified

Estimation of Scholarship: The grant will cover educational cost, one economy return flight ticket from Nigeria to the UK and a commitment towards everyday costs only*.

Qualification Criteria; To fit the bill for the grant, candidates must;

show scholarly capacity and authority potential

have a sufficient norm of English (in any event 6.5 in IELTS) and meet the College’s language prerequisite

have been offered admission to concentrate on one of the Eligible Courses at the College having applied through the typical application measure

as of now hold (or hope to hold when of taking up the Scholarship) a level of an identical norm to a UK Upper Second Class Honors degree

more likely than not finished the National Youth Service by September 2021

be commonly occupant in Rivers, Imo, Delta or Bayelsa State of Nigeria, and plan to get back to Nigeria toward the finish of the time of study

have not previously gotten the opportunity of concentrating in the UK or other created country

be matured between 21-28 years by 30/09/2021

at present live in Nigeria

plan to get back to Nigeria on consummation of the proposed program of study

have a Nigerian global identification substantial till December 2021

Representatives, workers’ family members (or previous workers who have left business under 5 years) of SPDC, Royal Dutch SHELL Group of Companies or the College won’t be qualified to apply for the grants

Application Process:

Present an application for admission to any of the taking an interest colleges for any of the passing courses.

Application structures for the grant may be accessible through the sites of Imperial College London, the University of Leeds, and the University of Aberdeen, following a conventional proposal of affirmation by the college.

The colleges will handle applications and select competitors who will go to interviews with SPDC prior to being considered for definite determination.

Finished grant application structures should arrive at taking an interest colleges not later than March 22, 2021.