Bells University of Technology is a great choice for students who are looking for a high-quality education in a private university setting. The university offers a variety of programs to choose from, and it is accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC).

Bells University of Technology is also a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), which means that its students have the opportunity to study abroad and network with students from other universities around the world.

Bells University of Technology commenced operations on 1st July 2005.

Our innovation and unique abilities drive the culture of excellence that is our identity. We harness the power of Information and Communication Technology to produce graduates brimming with academic excellence and social relevance.


To discover, disseminate, and apply the knowledge of science and engineering for human well-being and the development of society.


To be a world renowned university that is committed to the development and transformation of society through environment-friendly technologies and other innovations.


To provide an enabling environment for effective learning and teaching, applying the results of research at the cutting edge of science and technology.

Our Philosophy

To promote the advancement of knowledge and produce graduates with a well-balanced education who are eminent positive contributors to society and are also capable of self-actualization and employment generation.

The philosophy is guided by the following factors

The need to create an environment conducive to teaching, learning, research, and good character building;
The increasing need to pay attention to the provision of all-round education and training for students;
The need to nurture the spirit of entrepreneurship in students;
The emerging economies are now technology driven, hence, the science-based programmes must enjoy very high priority in the order of things. But most importantly, there is an urgent need to expose staffs as well as students, irrespective of their disciplines, to the tools of information and communication technology (ICT) through exposure to computer usage, access to the internet, and the information superhighway.

Our Curriculum

The curriculum of Bells University of Technology, Ota emphasizes self-reliance and nurturing of entrepreneurial skills necessary for the development of the individual and the nation in general. Thus, all the programmes run by BELLSTECH are science-based, which are vital to the technological development of the nation. In addition, there is emphasis on morals and good character formation.

The main objective of the University is to provide an enabling environment for effective learning and teaching, applying the results of research at the cutting-edge of science and technology. Emphasis is placed on areas of training that are suitable for self-employment creation and on those that have relevance to social, cultural, economic, scientific, and technological needs of Nigeria.

Colleges & Departments

The University operates a two-tier structure of the collegiate system made up of colleges and departments without the intervening faculties’ component. A college is headed by a Dean and made up of related departments.

College of Engineering

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical / Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering
  • Telecommunications Engineering

College of Environmental Sciences

  • Building Technology
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Surveying and Geoinformatics
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Estate Management

College of Food Science

  • Biotechnology
  • Food Technology
  • Food Technology (Food Science with Business)
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Culinary Science and Hospitality Management

College of Information and Communications Technology

  • Computer Science & Technology
  • Information Technology

College of Management Sciences

  • Accounting
  • Business Computing & IT
  • Economics
  • Finance & Banking
  • Human Resources Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Transport Management and Planning
  • Project Management and Logistics

College of Natural & Applied Sciences

  • Microbiology
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Pysics with Electronics
  • Applied Mathematics with Statistics

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