The newly established Mountain Top University (MTU), Ibafo in Ogun State has admitted a total of 230 new students into different academic programmes during the maiden matriculation ceremony of the institution.
Speaking at the event, the Proprietor of the university, Dr. Daniel Olukoya, said the university was designed to nurture aspiring Nigerians to attain their full intellectual capacity.
Olukoya explained that the establishment of MTU was an attempt to complement and improve the present efforts of the various governments in providing access to high quality and functional education.
He disclosed that MTU was not a commercial project as 15 scholarship had been secured for the new students.
Also speaking, the Vice Chancellor, Prof Elijah Ayolabi, said over 270 new students were offered admission but 230 successfully registered.
He further stated that MTU is set to raise men and women of integrity and skills needed for the transformation of the country.