It is with unfeigned joy that I welcome you to the First Technical University (Tech-U), Ibadan. An initiative of the Oyo State Government, Tech-U was established to combat the growing scourge of youth unemployment in Nigeria.
Nigeria is currently faced with myriads of challenges relating to the empowerment, education and employment of its teeming youth. According to the National Population Commission (NPoC, 2013), about half of Nigeria’s population of 182 million people is made up of youth (that is, individuals between 15 and 34 years). Yet, the combined admission capacity of the Nigerian University System, public and private, is barely up to 40% of qualified and eligible candidates. Read more
Faculty of Engineering and Technology
The Faculty of Technology and Engineering is dedicated to providing knowledge and opportunities to ensure students excel in their chosen discipline.
Centre for Languages and General Studies
The Centre has a vision to ensure all students are bilingual, and is committed to ensure continuous increase in the literacy level of Nigerians and Africa at large.
Faculty of Natural Sciences
The Faculty of Natural Sciences is the framework within which most of the science courses (including physical and biological sciences) are taught in The Technical University Ibadan.
Centre for Technical, Vocational and Entrepreneurship Training (TVET)
The Centre is designed to equip students with entrepreneurial and vocational skills for self-employment.
Why choose Tech-U?
Exceptional Educational Experience
To provide an exceptional educational experience for students by creating a suitable ambience for living, teaching and learning.
To pursue new and emerging areas of innovative research which are particularly relevant to the Nigeria economy.
To maintain effective partnerships between the University and stakeholders in order to establish credible national and international collaborations.
To liberate our youths from the thinking that they can only push ahead in life within the narrow confines of their chosen disciplines.