Research & Development
Annual Student Poster Competition
Call for Entries
The Research and Development directorate invites all HND II students to enter the competition for the 1st R&D Annual Students Poster Competition. This event will create awareness of the projects being carried out by our students, as well as expose the output to the general public.
Guidelines for Entry into the Competition
Each contestant must be HND II students of Petroleum Training Institute.
The competition is project based.
For group projects, the students involved in the project should submit one entry.
PTI logo should be displayed on the poster.
Competitors shall plot the poster on a 3x4feet sheet of flex or paper material.
Competitors may choose to orient the poster vertically or horizontally.
All illustrations and text must be readable from a distance of 3 feet.
Competitors will be given a five-minute window to showcase their projects with the judges. Judging sessions will consist of a three-minute presentation given by the competitor plus a two-minute question-and-answer period.
The poster must include the following:
Names of author(s) and affiliated department(s)
Abstract (must be the same as abstract uploaded on the PTI webpage)
Materials and Methods
Results (tables, graphs, charts)
Date: Friday 25th August 2017
Time: 11:00am – 4:00pm
Venue: Corridor leading from the administrative block to the Electrical Eng/PEG labs
All posters will be displayed at the corridor leading from the administrative block to the electrical engineering/PEG labs.
The winning posters shall be displayed at the individual departments until the next poster event.
The Most Innovative Poster will be displayed at a choice section of the administrative block until the next poster event.
Awards for the Competition
Prizes for the competition will be awarded at option/departmental levels.
A Special Award shall be given to the department with the “Most Innovative Project.”
Students are expected to register for the competition using the link below, and pay a fee of Five Hundred Naira (N500.00) only, at the R&D office. Please click here to register for the competition.
The closing date is Monday, 20th August 2017.
The first 50 projects to register on the website and pay at the R&D office gets 10% discount.
The next 50 gets 5% discount.
For all questions concerning the Student Poster Competition, please contact Mrs Sarah Nwinee by email on firstname.lastname@example.org