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THE PTDF INTERNET-BASED APTITUDE TEST FOR THE AWARD OF OVERSEAS M.Sc. SCHOLARSHIP 2010/2011.

 

 

DEMONSTRATION CLIP.

 

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This demonstration clip runs for fifteen (15) minutes. It is designed to intimate you with the format of the Test you wish to take. It will help you to become more familiar with the questions and contents of the PTDF internet-based test.

Being an internet-based test, it is time-bound. Once you commence, the timer is activated and at the expiration of the time allowed for the part of the test you chose, you will be logged out and not given access to questions in that part again.

 

You can view all the questions in any part of the test by using the TAKE TEST button. This allows you to answer the questions in any order that is convenient for you.

 

If you are able to answer all the questions in any part before the expiration of the time allowed for it, you can review your previous answers by clicking the REVIEW button, or at any other time during the period allowed for that part of the test. If you are satisfied with your work before the expiration of the time allocated for any part of the test, you may submit your answers by clicking on SUBMIT button. If you are not able to finish the test before you are logged out, the system will automatically submit on your behalf the answers you have provided during the course of the examination.

 

 

 

This test comprises two parts, PARTS I & II.

 

PART I: GENERAL PAPER                       TIME ALLOWED: 5 MINUTES

 

This is the general paper. There are ten (10) questions and you are provided with five (5) multiple choice answers for each one. Click on what you consider to be the correct answer to each question.

You are required to attempt all questions. However, you are advised not to make guesses at the answers to the questions since you will lose as many marks for an incorrect answer as you will score for a correct answer.

Time allowed is Five (5) minutes.

  

 

PART II: TECHNICAL COMPETENCE. TIME ALLOWED: 10 MINUTES

 

This part is designed to assess your technical competence.

Table 1 is a list of courses for which scholarships are available and they have been grouped into sixteen (16) sections; Sections A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, and P.

 

TABLE 1: COuRSES FOR SCHOLARSHIP & CORRESPONDING QUESTION

       SECTIONS.

 

SECTIONS

COURSES FOR SCHOLARSHIP

A

Computing Information System and Remote Sensing.

       Computing

B

Geographic Information System and Remote Sensing.

       Environmental Remote Sensing

       Geographic Information System

       Remote Sensing and Computing

C

Environmental & Safety Engineering.

  • Environmental Engineering
  • Fire & Explosion Engineering
  • Health Safety and Environment
  • Safety Engineering and Risk Management

D

Engineering Geology

E

Mechanical and Production Engineering

  • Mechanical and Production Engineering
  • Pipeline Engineering
  • Thermal Power (Gas Turbine Option)

F

Marine and Offshore Engineering.

  • Diving and Underwater Technology
  • Marine Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Maritime Operations
  • Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering
  • Offshore and Ocean Technology
  • Offshore Engineering
  • Subsea Engineering

G

Material Science and Corrosion Engineering.

  • Corrosion Engineering
  • Welding Engineering

H

Petroleum Engineering.

  • Drilling and Well Engineering
  • Gas Engineering and Management
  • Oil & Gas Engineering
  • Petroleum , Gas & Energy Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Petroleum Production Engineering
  • Reservoir Engineering

I

Oil and Gas Management.

  • Gas Pipeline Economics & Engineering
  • Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

J

Petroleum Geosciences

  • Basin Evolution and Dynamics
  • Geosciences of Subsurface Exploration Appraisal and Development (GEOSEAD).
  • Operations and Well Site Geology
  • Petroleum Geochemistry
  • Petroleum Geosciences

K

Exploration Geophysics and Structural Geology.

  • Exploration Geophysics
  • Petroleum Geophysics
  • Structural Geology with Geophysics

L

Energy Systems Engineering

  • Energy Systems Engineering
  • Refinery Design and Operations

M

Process Systems Engineering

  • Bio fuels Development
  • Biochemical Engineering
  • Process Engineering Management
  • Process System  Engineering
  • Reaction Engineering

N

Applied Instrumentation and Control

O

Petroleum Law and Policy

  • Oil and Gas Law
  • Petroleum Law and Policy

P

Petroleum Accounting and Economics

  • Petroleum Accounting
  • Energy Finance
  • Oil and Gas Management
  • Energy Economics

 

 

STUDY THIS TABLE CAREFULLY and from it, CHOOSE ONE SECTION ONLY, that is related to your area of expertise and for which you are seeking an overseas scholarship. Please note that once you have chosen a section and logged onto it, the system will not allow you to choose any other section, i.e., you will not be in a position to change your mind and seek your fortune in another section. So you are advised to CAREFULLY and THOUGHTFULLY make your choice.

 

You are required to attempt all the questions in the section you have chosen. There are five (5) questions and you are provided with five (5) multiple choice answers for each one. Click on what you consider to be the correct answer to each question. There is no penalty for wrong answers.

Time allowed is Ten (10) minutes.