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Since we are still waiting for the Rivers State Sustainable Development Agency (RSSDA) 2013/2014 scholarship form to be out, i have used this little opportunity to source out some frequently asked questions on the board. This will help you alot. Remember that i have so far written 10 asked question on the interview and how to pass the RSSDA examination right? now check out some frequently asked questions before sitting for the RSSDA examination and after the result of test is out.
Frequently Asked Question Before And Afer RSSDA Examination
I had a higher score than someone else who was selected and I was not selected.
A – This is possible if both of you are not from the same LGA. The cut- off mark differs; it may have been higher in yours than his/hers. If you are both from the same LGA, then both of you chose different courses. The course chosen by you may have been more competitive than his/hers.
Only three persons were chosen from my Local Government Area (LGA) while another LGA had up to 5 persons, why?
A – All LGAs had equal chances of 3 each. However, there were 11 chances given to absolute merit irrespective of LGA. Any LGA with more than three chances got the extra through the absolute merit list.
How were the beneficiaries selected?
A – After the selection test, the highest 20 scores overall were selected. Thereafter the highest 10 scores from each LGA were also selected. These 250 persons sat for the alternative to practical test and oral interview. Their scores in all three tests were weighted and ranked. The highest scoring 11 were selected in to the merit list. Thereafter the highest 3 for each LGA, 1 for each skill were selected.
What is the role of your partner organisation (UNITAR)?
A – The role of UNITAR in this partnership is to secure admissions for the 80 selected candidates in Automation, Instrumentation, Drilling and Welding in RKK- Rogaland Training and Educational Centre in Norway and Namibia. UNITAR will sponsor and provide fellowships for 20 of the candidates, while the other 60 will be sponsored by RSSDA
Are there guaranteed jobs for the successful candidates after graduation?
A – Neither RSSDA not UNITAR can guarantee jobs at this point, however efforts shall be made to explore employment opportunities in the relevant companies in the State and beyond.