This scheme was launched in October 2012 with an annual intake of 15 beneficiaries to study in leading UK universities with an award value ranging between N9 and N11 million, depending on the course of study and course duration. The scheme covers listed disciplines: Environmental Studies, Engineering, Management, Accountancy, Economics, Information Technology, Geology, Banking, Law and Medicine.
The 2017 set has commenced their programmes in various UK universities. 56 persons have so far benefited from the scheme.
NLNG Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship Eligibility
- Have provisional admission from any of these UK institutions:
- University of Aberdeen
- University of Leeds
- University of Strathclyde
- University of Liverpool
- University of Cranfield
- to study any of the following discipline: Engineering, Geosciences, Environmental Sciences, Management Sciences, Information Technology, Law and Medicine.
- Possess minimum of 2nd Class Upper degree in a relevant field of study
- Have completed the NYSC programme
- Not less than a 8.0 IELTS score
- Not be no more than 30 years of age
- Be resident in Nigeria
- Provide letter of identification from respective Local Government Councils.
- Possess international passport valid for travel, at least, one year from September 2018
- Be able to obtain UK Tier-4 student Visa upon being successful
- Provide evidence that they are available to travel in September 2018 if selected
- Not a direct relative to staff of Nigeria LNG Limited
How to Apply for NLNG Postgraduate Scholarship
Interested persons should follow the link below to apply. All applications MUST include scanned copies of the following documents:
- International Passport bio-data page
- First degree certificate
- NYSC certificate
- Provisional admission letter from indicated select UK Institutions
- IELTS result
- Local Government Area Letter of Identification.
Apply Before: May 18, 2018.
- To fill in valid contact details as these will be used to communicate status of application
- Only shortlisted applicants shall be invited for the selection interview/test.
- Applicants are therefore advised to check their mailbox regularly and the NLNG website after the selection test.
- Application will be disqualified:
- For incomplete attachments
- Non-adherence to advertised criteria.
- NLNG is not under obligation to offer any kind of employment to successful candidates upon graduation, neither are candidates bonded to NLNG on account of this scholarship.