SPDC Scholarships 2019/2020 See Application Form Portal 2019
Are in search of SPDC scholarship application form for Niger Delta students? Here in this article, you will learn how to apply for the ongoing Shell Petroleum Development Company postgraduate students. Furthermore, we’re here to inform you about that SPDC Scholarships for Niger Delta postgraduates form is now online.
The following courses qualify for award of scholarships at the three institutions:
Imperial College London
- M.Sc Petroleum Engineering
- M.Sc Petroleum Geoscience.
University of Abeerdeen
- M.Sc Geophysics
- M.Sc Safety & Reliability Engineering for Oil & Gas
- M.Sc Advanced Chemical Engineering
- M.Sc Integrated Petroleum Geoscience.
University of Leeds
- M.Sc Exploration Geophysics
- M.Sc Electronic/Electrical Engineering.
Eligibility For Shell Petroleum Development Company Postgraduate Scholarships
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To qualify for the scholarship, applicants must:
- Not have studied previously in the UK or any other developed country
- Have a Nigerian international passport valid till December 2020
- Be neither a current nor former employee (who has left employment less than 5 years before) of SPDC or the Royal Dutch Shell Group or any Shell company or the local Nigerian consultant
- Not be a spouse, child or ward of staff of Shell Companies in Nigeria or the local Nigerian consultant
- Display sound intellectual ability and leadership potential.
- Meet the individual university’s English Language requirements (usually at least 6.5 in IELTS score valid for Sept. 2018 admission). Please note that TOEFL is no longer recognised by most UK universities. Candidates are advised that failure to meet each university’s English Language requirement at the time of selection may invalidate their application.
- Be aged between 21-28 years by 30/09/2019.
- Be an indigene of Rivers, Delta, Imo or Bayelsa states (documentary proof of this will be required and will be verified).
- Currently reside in Nigeria.
- Plan to return to Nigeria on completion of the proposed programme of study.
- Have obtained a university degree (at least of equivalent standard to a UK Second Class Upper Honours degree).
- The scholarship will cover tuition, one economy return-flight ticket from Nigeria to the UK and a contribution towards living expenses only*.
- Please note that the stipends (living expenses) are based on the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) published living rates and are limited to this only.
- This is a non-committal scholarship. Note that NEITHER SPDC NOR any Shell company is obligated to offer employment of any sort to any candidate upon graduation, neither are successful candidates bonded to SPDC for any period of time on account of the scholarship award.
How To Apply SPDC Scholarship Application Portal 2019
Interested and qualified candidates should submit their applications for admission to any of the participating universities for any of the qualifying courses.
Application forms for the scholarship will ONLY be available through the websites of the Imperial College London, the University of Leeds and University of Aberdeen, following a formal offer of admission by the university.
That’s all on SPDC Scholarships 2019/2020,