Universities in Nigeria : Bells University of Technology

Bells University of Technology also known as Bellstech is the first private university of technology established in Nigeria. It was established in 2004, and began admitting students from the 2005/2006 academic session.

Bells University of Technology also known as Bellstech is the first private university of technology established in Nigeria. It was established in 2004, and began admitting students from the 2005/2006 academic session.


Bellstech was established in 2004 by The Bells Educational Foundation, which already ran Nursery, Primary and Secondary schools. The Bells Educational Foundation is owned by Olusegun Obasanjo an ex-President of Nigeria.

Colleges and departments
BUT is made up of seven Colleges and thirty-five Departments. Due to restructuring some colleges were merged and from 1 August 2016 BUT has three Colleges: College of Engineering & Environmental Sciences, College of Natural & Applied Sciences and College of Management Sciences.

College of Natural and Applied Sciences
Physics with Electronics
Applied Mathematics & Statistics
Industrial Chemistry
Biochemistry
Chemistry
Microbiology
Aquaculture & Fisheries Mgt
Marine Biology

College of Food Sciences
Food Science with Business Mgt
Food Technology
Biotechnology
Nutrition and Dietetics
College of Information and Communications Technology
Computer Science and Technology
Information Technology

College of Management Sciences
Business Administration with option in (Business Computing, Human Resources Management, International Business and Marketing)
Project management
Accounting
Banking and finance
Economics

College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical/Electronics Engineering
Mechatronics Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Telecommunications Engineering