As a community of worship, faith, learning, service, discipline, forgiveness and restoration, NBTS emphasizes and balances excellence in spiritual, academic and ministerial formation.


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Find a program that will prepare you for your ministry calling in the first degree awarding institution in Nigeria.


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Start your seminary journey with a visit to our campus; the oldest and biggest theological institution in Africa.


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Learn more about training at NBTS, the first evangelical seminary in the majority world to award recognized, accredited, terminal degrees in theology, missions, education and music.


Rev. Prof. Stephen Ola Ayankeye

This Seminary has been sustained by the grace and power of God since its inception in 1898. NBTS became a post-graduate Seminary in 2002 and now award fully accredited bachelor, masters and doctoral degrees in theology, mission, education, music and worship.


Stephen Ayankeye

Professor of Pastoral Care and Counselling;

President NBTS

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Bachelor's Degree

Lay a solid foundation in your journey to being spiritually vibrant, sound in academics and gaining competency in gospel ministry.

Master's Degree

Explore M.Th, M.Div and M.A programmes that will train you in making full proof of your ministry.

Doctoral Studies

Be equipped to serve faithfully in the church, on the mission field, and in the academia with a high level of excellence.

Online Learning

Earn your research Masters or Doctor of Philosophy Degrees completely online.

Upcoming Events


NBTS Entrance Application Deadline Nov 30th

International Theological Education Conference March 5th - 7th 2024

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