2015 NNPC/ ESSO International Postgraduate Scholarship for Nigerian Students

nnMobil Producing Nigeria is currently offering 2015 International Postgraduate Scholarships for Nigerian Students to study master degree courses in Engineering and Geosciences

Acceptable Fields of Study

  • Geosciences
  • Engineering (Petroleum, Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, Electronics, Civil/Structural, Pipeline, Marine and Subsea


Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited (EEPNL) in its efforts to provide distinguished academic opportunities for students undertaking developing careers in the petroleum industry. Mobile Producing Nigeria will offer International Scholarships to intellectually sound Nigerian graduates wishing to pursue post-graduate studies in the disciplines listed above:

Scholarship Natures: Master’s degrees


1.Applicants must be graduates from an approved Nigerian University
2. They must possess Bachelor’s degrees with a minimum of second class upper division in any of the listed Engineering and Geosciences disciplines.
3.Applicants must have provisional admissions to undertake full-time postgraduate studies at a reputable foreign University (MSc or MEng) in the 2015/2016 academic session.
4. Specialization in Geophysics would be an advantage.

Value of Scholarship

Please note that the EEPNL scholarship awards apply to tuition, books, accommodation and living expenses for the duration of the selected course of study.

Duration of scholarship: For the duration of study

Eligible African Countries: Nigeria

To be taken at: International universities

Application Deadline : Application closes Midnight, Friday 9th June, 2015.

Offered annually? Yes

How to Apply

Click here to apply

Before you start this application

  1. Ensure you have clear scanned copies of the following documents:
  • Passport photograph (with white background not more than 3 months old)
  • Valid ID card
  • Proof of provisional admission for Postgraduate Study into any reputable university
  • First Degree Certificate
  • Birth Certificate
  • Current Curriculum Vitae
  1. Ensure you label these scanned documents accordingly, to avoid mixing up documents during upload.
  2. Ensure you attach the right documents in the appropriate upload section.

Important Notes:

  • Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted with details of the qualifying test via SMS text and Email.
  • Employees of ExxonMobil Subsidiary companies in Nigeria and their dependents are not eligible for this Scholarship.