Who We Are

The School of Nursing, Eleyele was established in 1949 and sited at the Old Army Barracks in Eleyele. The School was elevated to a College of Nursing and Midwifery in August, 2005 through Oyo State of Nigeria Gazette Vol. 30, No. 19 and by the Oyo State College of Nursing and Midwifery Law, 2005. The elevation was actualized by the past Administration which took off formally on 17th March, 2014.
Presently, the College is running a three (3) year programme for Nursing and Eighteen (18) months for Midwifery. In February 2020 the College was given full accreditation by the relevant regulatory bodies i.e. Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria (NMCN). Efforts is on-going to invite the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) to the Institution so that the School can be awarding Higher National Diploma (HND) Certificate in Nursing.



It is to become a pacesetter Nursing Institution that will continue to service Nigeria in particular and the world in general with theoretically sound and clinically balanced nurse practitioners that will be able to give holistic and quality nursing care to clients and patients with a high level of decorum in a highly competitive and changing society.



To provide integrated, life-promoting, life-applicable nursing education to committed, mentally sound and resourceful young men and women by equipping them with the necessary knowledge and skills required in serving humanity through health promotion, illness prevention and suffering alleviation.



Nursing is an art and a science. The art components incorporate interpersonal skills, and embody certain values, benefits and standards unique to nursing. The science component involves the development of cognitive and technical skills required for nursing practice.

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