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Mobil nigeria (esso mobil) has released the list of shortlisted candidates for the mobil nigeria 2009/2010 undergraduate scholarship examination.

To get the details on the mobil scholarship click here

Mobil nigeria scholarships for undergraduates, Scholarships for nigerian undergraduates.
Since 1998, the NNPC/MPN joint venture has made provision to award 500 scholarships annually.
# About 60% of those are for core disciplines in Engineering and Geosciences, and the rest are for other professional courses.
# Fifty percent of MPN’s Scholarship Awards go to indigenes of the operational communities and the rest of Akwa Ibom State ( 75 goes to the operational communities while 175 to goes the other communities in the state), twelve percent to Bonny and the rest of Rivers State (50 goes to Bonny and 10 to the other communities in the state), ten percent (50) of the awards is given to the best candidates and twenty eight percent of the total awards (140) goes to other states including FCT based on merit and fair geographical spread.

As part of its support to educational development and human capacity building, Mobil Producing Nigeria, operator of NNPC/MPN Joint Venture awards annual scholarships to qualified students in Nigerian Universities.

Applications for NNPC/MPN Undergraduate National Scholarship Awards are based on the following criteria:


Awards will be made to qualified and suitable students from every state of the Federation including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).


Applications in the following list of approved disciplines will be considered:

1. Petroleum Engineering

2. Chemical Engineering

3. Mechanical Engineering

4. Electrical/Electronics Engineering

5. Civil Engineering

6. Geology/Geophysics

7. Medicine (MBBS Only)

8. Agricultural Science (And related fields)


1. Candidates must be holders of the SSCE or its equivalent with at least six subjects passed at a sitting with a minimum of 5 Distinctions.
2. Applicants must be registered full-time undergraduates in their 1st or 2nd year of study in any Nigerian University.
3. Students who are currently on similar scholarship awards from other oil and gas companies need not apply.
4. Dependants of employees of Mobil Producing Nigeria, Mobil Oil Nigeria plc and Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited are not eligible for this scholarship.


If you are qualified and interested, visit mobil nigeria website

Applications not received within 2 weeks of Advertisement will not be accepted.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to come with the original and a photocopy of the following documents for screening prior to taking the qualifying Test:

1. Evidence of SSCE result or its equivalent
2. Evidence of admission into a Nigerian University.
3. Evidence of current year of study
4. Current University Identity Card.
5. Current Passport Photographs.
6. Evidence of State of Origin obtained from the appropriate Local Government Area and duly signed by the Chairman or Secretary.

Names of short-listed candidates for the qualifying Test of the mobil scholarship will be published on this website and in National Dailies.
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  1. Am a student at university of Birmingham uk, studing Electrical and Energy Engineering. will appreciate if i can get information about scholarship for Nigerian students in uk. thanks and hope hearing from you soonest

  2. Am a student of Petroleum Training Institute, in Warri, Delta State In Nigeria, Studying Mechanical Engineering, i will love and appreciate if you can send me more information about your undergraduate scholarship programs and any other projects that could be beneficial.

  3. I had my 1st degree in Microbiology in Nigeria before i left for Ukr to study Medicine, am currently in 2nd year at Crimean State Medical University, Simferopol, Ukraine. Does it mean that we abroad, yet Nigerian are not qualified for the scholarship scheme?