NNPC Commence 2nd Phase Internship Application 2018


 NNPC 2nd phase IT placement: Firstly, we wish to inform you that  NNPC have started accepting applications from qualified candidates  for NNPC 2nd phase IT placement. It should be recalled that many missed this opportunity the last time it was announced. Hence, this post will guide you on how to go about the application. Do well to apply this time .

You may have stumbled upon this article while searching for NNPC industrial training application, NNPC SIWES application or industrial training placement at NNPC.

About NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is one of the biggest entities in the Oil&Gas sector in Nigeria. NNPC is known for its exploration activities and operational interests in refining, petrochemicals and products transportation as well as marketing. Between 1978 and 1989, NNPC constructed refineries in Warri, Kaduna and Port Harcourt and took over the 35,000-barrel Shell Refinery established in Port Harcourt in 1965.

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Eligibility Country

NNPC industrial training placement is highly recommended for Nigerian undergraduate students all over the country.

Eligibility criteria 

NNPC has dedicated internship programs for Nigerian undergraduates and graduate trainee programs. Undergraduate NNPC industrial training program typically last over a period of 6 months. NNPC industrial training programs are available in a variety of disciplines.

Engineering undergraduates can work in areas like field support, business analysis, paper filing, or marketing (at NNPC filling stations). Management interns normally work on Operations management, program management, and retail operations.

How to apply for NNPC IT placement

Interested students can apply through the following methods:

1. Online application: Applying  here save student the stress but mind you, it is not reliable as little updates are found there. Applying online through NNPC recruitment page, click here to apply Careers – NNPC

2. Through a referral: Having a referral is the easiest way to get industrial attachment at NNPC. If you know someone who works at NNPC, ask them to provide you a referral. You can even find some employees through LinkedIn or Facebook for this.

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3. Mailing the HR manager:
Find a previous/current NNPC employee/intern and ask her to provide you the e-mail address of the HR. Mail the HR directly, clearly stating your purpose, with a strong cover letter and resume.

4. Unsolicited application: If you decide to contact companies you find online, you need to send an unsolicited application letter. Unsolicited application letters let you contact employers who do not post jobs online or do not have any current jobs vacancy.

Visit NNPC branch offices and send an unsolicited application letter as a way to get your foot in the door.

NNPC Branches includes:  

  • NNPC Port Harcourt , River State
  • NNPC Abuja
  • NNPC Zonal Office Lagos
  • NNPC Zonal Office Warri
  • NNPC Elele, Elele
  • NNPC Car Park Lagos
  • NNPC Asaba

Call 08098985651 for enquirers

Documents Required for NNPC IT Application

The following documents are required be it online, referral, Mailing the HR or Unsolicited application  method:

  • Student ID card
  • School fee receipt
  • Handwritten application
  • Passport photograph
  • School IT letter
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General Notice:

After the first screening based on your NNPC industrial training application, you may be called for an interview or an aptitude test.

This aptitude test generally comprises of Verbal, Numerical and Abstract reasoning.

Resources: The best way to prepare for NNPC aptitude test is by practicing different types of sample questions which were actually asked in the NNPC screening test in the past.

Once the internship starts, interns are assigned a tasks. The first week is generally comprised of orientation programs, onboarding etc., and every intern is assigned to a specific team.

The intern projects at NNPC are normally of significance, and interns are encouraged to fill their log book. NNPC generally offers a stipend above 15K/month . Other perks include feeding allowance, and team outings.


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