Shell Offers 100% Postgraduate Scholarship For Nigerian Students

According to reports, Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria is offering Postgraduate scholarships to Nigerian Students from Rivers, Delta and Bayelsa States to study in UK for Engineering and petroleum related Science courses at Imperial College London, University College London and the University of Leeds for 2017 academic year.

The following courses at the three institutions qualify available for the scholarship program:

Imperial College London

– MSC Petroleum Engineering
– MSC Petroleum Geoscience
– MSC Petroleum Geophysics

University College London

– MSC Chemical/Process Engineering
– MSC Mechanical Engineering (Rotating Equipment or Metallurgy)
– MSC Civil Engineering (Geotechnics)

University of Leeds

– MSC Exploration Geophysics
– MSC Electronic/Electrical Engineering

This scholarship program will cover tuition fees, one return flight from Nigeria to the UK and a contribution towards living expenses only.


– Applicants must be Nigerians who are from Rivers, Bayelsa and Delta State.

– Applicants must have completed their bachelors degree program with a UK Second Class Upper.

– Applicants must be aged between 21-28 years by 30/09/2017.

– Applicants must not be a staff, ward or spouse of any member of Shell Companies in Nigeria.

– Applicants must meet the individual universities’ English Language requirements (usually at least 6.5 in IELTS score valid for Sept. 2017 admission)

– Applicants must have an International passport

– Applicants should be able to demonstrate leadership and intellectual abilities.

Application Process

Interested applicants will have to apply for admission into any of these Universities: Imperial College London, University College London and University Of Leeds.

Application forms will be available ONLY through the participating universities, following admission.

Application Deadline

The application deadline for this scholarship program is on 30th January 2017.

For More Information Visit The Scholarship Webpage


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