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Detailed Facts about the Petroleum Training Institute Effurun

The Federal Government of Nigeria established the Petroleum Training Institute (PTI) in 1973. It was founded as a prerequisite for the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) membership.

Located in Effurun, Delta State, PTI aims at training indigenous middle-level manpower to meet the administrative and technical demands of labour force in Nigeria and West Africa’s oil and gas industry.

Petroleum Training Institute awards National Diploma (ND), Higher National Diploma (HND), and General Welding Certificates.

Some of the departments in Petroleum Training Institute include:

Petroleum Engineering and Geosciences (PEG)

Petroleum & Natural Gas Processing (PNGPD)

Computer Science and Information Technology (CSIT)

Welding and Offshore Technology (DWOT)

PTI has specialized facilities such as an ultra-modern conference hall, well-equipped restaurant, sporting facilities, well-furnished accommodations, cyber café, and so on.

Petroleum Training Institute’s mission, Effurun is “to provide competent technological manpower through quality training, research and consultancy for the petroleum and allied industries.”

Petroleum Training Institute Effurun School Fees

G/W: N81,600

ND 1: N67,200

HND 1: N68,800

ND 2: N21,000

HND 2: N23,000

NOTE: The fee does not include the accommodation fee. Hostel accommodation attracts a fee of N25,000. Swimming proficiency is also an option for returning students (ND 2 & HND 2).

Part Time Fees for New and Old Weekend Programmes

New Students (ND & HND for Two Semesters): N87,000

Old Students (ND & HND for Two Semesters): N72,000

To pay the school fees, kindly read the following steps:

  • Verify your admission status.
  • To log in as a student, click on the Students link.
  • Input your login credentials to access the page.
  • You will be taken to another page. There, you will generate the RRR code for school fees.
  • Take the printout along with you to any commercial bank for payment.
  • Change the bank teller to a school fees receipt by returning to the Accounts Department.
  • Afterwards, proceed with your online course registration.
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History of Petroleum Training Institute, Effurun

The Federal Government of Nigeria established the Petroleum Training Institute (P.T.I) in 1973. It was founded to train indigenous manpower for the oil and gas industry in Nigeria and other West African sub-regions.

Petroleum Training Institute Kaduna

The National Institute of Petroleum Studies (NIPS), Kaduna, will serve as an institute for the development of trained manpower in the oil and gas industry.

Petroleum Training Institute Courses

Some of the courses offered at Petroleum Training Institute include:

Welding and Fabrication Engineering Technology

Petroleum and Natural Gas Processing Engineering Technology

Computer Science and Information Technology

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Petroleum Engineering and Geoscience

Petroleum Marketing and Business Studies

Welding Engineering and Offshore Technology

Industrial Safety and Environment Technology

Science Laboratory Technology

Mechanical Engineering Technology

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Petroleum Training Institute Cut Off Mark 2020

Petroleum Training Institute cut off mark for the 2020/2021 academic session is 120. It means that to qualify for the PTI Post UTME form and be considered for admission, candidates must score 120 or above in the 2020 UTME.

Petroleum Training Institute Recruitment

For the latest vacancies in the institute, kindly visit job sites such as www.jobinformant.com and www.myjobmag.com

Petroleum Training Institute Abuja

There is no Petroleum Training Institute situated in Abuja.

Petroleum Training Institute Address

Petroleum Training Institute is located in Effurun, Warri, Delta State, Nigeria.


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