Nigeria LNG Postgraduate Scholarship 2022/23: Suitable Nigerian students are encouraged to apply for the Nigeria LNG Postgraduate Scholarship scheme to study in the United Kingdom for a master’s degree program.
The scholarship intends to develop a pool of high-potential Nigerian graduates and professionals who would have a competitive edge in the job market.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Nigeria LNG Limited
Scholarship Type: Fully Funded
Host Institution(s): University of Aberdeen and University of Cranfield
Scholarship Worth: Up to USD67,500
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Postgraduate (Masters)
Nigeria LNG Postgraduate Scholarship | Details
This initiative began in October 2012, with 15 recipients being accepted each year to study at top UK institutions. The scholarship is worth USD67,500 per awardee each year of study. However, depending on the degree of study, the actual cost per awardee varies from USD45,000 to USD67,500.
Environmental Studies, Engineering, Management, Accountancy, Economics, Information Technology, Geology, Banking, Law, and Medicine are among the subjects covered under the plan.
Nigeria LNG Postgraduate Scholarship | Eligibility Criteria
Applicants must satisfy the following requirements to be eligible for the Nigeria LNG Postgraduate Scholarship 2022:
- Have provisional acceptance to one of the UK universities mentioned below to study Renewable Energy, Engineering, Geosciences, Environmental Sciences, Management Sciences, Information Technology, Law, or Medicine. University of Aberdeen and University of Cranfield are two universities in the United Kingdom.
- Have at least a second-class (upper-division) degree in a related area of study.
Have completed the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) program.
- A minimum IELTS score of 8.0 is required (with not less than 7.0 in all elements)
At the time of application, you must not be older than 30 years old.
- Be a Nigerian citizen who intends to return to Nigeria after completing the specified program of study.
- Letters of identification from the various Local Government Councils are required.
Have an international passport that is valid for at least one year after September 2022.
- After being accepted, you will be able to apply for a Tier-4 student visa in the United Kingdom. If chosen, provide proof of availability to travel in September 2022.
- You must not be a Nigeria LNG Limited employee’s spouse, child, ward, or immediate relative.
How to Apply for the Nigeria LNG Postgraduate Scholarship
Those who want to apply for the Nigeria LNG Postgraduate Scholarship 2022 can go to the official website. Select “Education” from the drop-down menu on the “Social Performance” option. Then, under the “Related Links” section of the website, click on the “Post-Graduate Scholarship” application link to visit the application portal.
To establish a profile and begin the application process, click “Register Here.” The following papers must be scanned and submitted with all applications:
- Recent passport photograph without glasses (not more than three months old)
- International passport bio-data page
- First degree certificate
- NYSC discharge certificate
- Provisional admission letter from the indicated UK institutions above.
- IELTS result
- Local Government Area letter of Identification
- Employer consent letter (where applicable)
Deadline for applications: April 18, 2022.
For more information, go to the official website.
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