Training God-called persons

to make full proof of their ministry

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


Explore Degrees

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


Founder's Day Service

May 3rd, 2024

Commencement Service

May 26th, 2024

NBTS 125th Graduation Service

May 31st and June 1st, 2024

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The Nigerian Baptist Theological Seminary Ogbomoso hosted the Christmas Enrichment Programme on Tuesday, November 23, 2023, at the Multipurpose Hall, themed “Celebrating Christ the King of Kings.” The program, anchored by the NBTS Chaplaincy and the Faculty of Church...

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