About Bola Ige Mechatronics Institute (BIMI)

Bola Ige Mechatronics Institute (BIMI) is an intelligent auto- training institute established in honour of the late Chief Ajibola Idowu Adegoke Ige at Esa Oke, Osun state. It is the first of its kind in Nigeria and West Africa. The institute was established to serve the following functions:

• Provide expert training for developing private sector competence in auto diagnostics and repair

• Facilitate a modern hi-tech environment to train the trainers.

• Theory and Practice setting for retaining local auto mechanics

• Serve as a test bed for raising auto remediation entrepreneur

Bola Ige Mechatronics Institute programmes are well equipped to cover every aspect of automobile technology which include the Powertrain engine [emission and ignition], and transmission, Body (immobilizer and intrusion controls; Steering electrics; supplementary restraint system; instrument cluster; HVAC [Heating, Ventilation and Air-conditioning], and climate control), Chassis (suspension electrics, ABS and break electrics) and Communication (CAN [Control Area Network], LIN [Local Interconnect

Network], MOST [Media-Oriented System Transport], FlexRay and other vehicle inter-connecting networks).

• Bola Ige Mechatronics Institute is built with the best of equipment and software exported from Germany with continuous partnership to ensure time to time update. Our training facilities are interactive with our dynamic multimedia learning aid and real live components.

• All our Instructors are German trained and well able to delivered the knowledge to the understanding of any categories of trainee irrespective of the literacy level.

• Bola Ige Mechatronics Institute is adjudged the first and the best in West Africa and we are a member of Nigeria Automotive Sector Skill Council.

• Bola Ige Mechatronics Institute has in place life supporting facilities: Regular power supply with standby generator, Constant water supply, and Compressed air for practical purposes. We also have provision for sport facilities and other provisions for your relaxation when needed.


Regular Programme (6 Months)

National Vocational Certificate in Automotive Mechatronics Technology


§ Computerized wheel balancing; vulcanizing, and wheel alignment (30days)

§ Air-conditioning system and accessories servicing (20days)

§ Computer auto-diagnosis (30days)

§ Hybrid car maintenance and servicing (60days)

§ Auto-electrical diagnosis and repair (45days)

§ Chassis; suspension, and brake systems (30days)

§ Internal combustion engine, and transmission servicing and repair(45days)

§ Workshop management (15days)

Application Fee:

(5,500) Five thousand, Five hundred Naira only (Non-refundable)


Regular Programme

September, February, June

Specialized Programmes

October, January, April, July


The Bola Ige Mechatronics Institute (BIMI) is located at Esa Oke, Osun state, Nigeria. Esa Oke is a town under Obokun Local Government Area of the Ijesha North Federal constituency of Osun state, South –West Nigeria.

It is a native Ijesha community and shares boundaries with other towns namely: Oke-Imesi, Ijebu –Ijesa, Esa –Odo and Efon Alaye. Osun is an inland state in southwestern Nigeria. It is home to several of

Nigeria’s most famous landmarks including the Obafemi Awolowo University,One of Nigeria’s preeminent institutions of higher learning. The university is located in ancient town of Ile –Ife, an important early centre of political and religious development for Yoruba culture.

It is a short one hour drive to osogbo the state capital. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, and nature, it is an ideal place to live and study in one of the most beautiful regions in Osun state.



- Quality instructors

- Flexible scheduling and practical experiences

- Affordable tuition

- Easy access to instructors, lab and equipment

- Personal attention

- Low cost of living

- Friendly, welcoming and safe communities


We offer more than 10 full time and part time specialties programs as well as major in Automotive Mechatronics program on our campus.


Small class sizes mean you‘ll get to really know your instructors, who are professionals with industry experience. You will acquire the knowledge and training you need to be career-ready, benefitting from the state-of-the- art learning facilities and a close-nit Institute environment.


The training facilities at the BIMI are the first of its kind in Nigeria and West Africa as no others institute has such a facilities in Nigeria and West Africa sub region. BIMI works closely with employers to design

programs that meet industry needs.


The Institute has established agreement with hostels and hotels within the visibility of the Institute. The Institute is available to assist prospective trainees to make reservations at any of the available options depending on the preference of the trainee.


Whatever your previous education or future career goals, we have an educational pathway that is right for you. These are the certificates awarded by the institute include:

§ National Vocational certificate – Basic

§ National Vocational Certificate- Intermediate

§ National Vocational Certificate- Final

Admission requirements

National Vocational Certificate final students is expected to have JSS3 Certificate as the minimum requirement for the National Vocational program. Requirement for the professional development courses varies from primary school attendance to a University degree depending on what is being trained for.

The National Vocational Certificate {NVC} or National Technical Certificate {NTC} with credit passes in the trade modules and five academic subjects relevant to the programme and at least a pass in English Language.

For more information you may visit our website: or email us at [email protected] or visit our campus at:

BIMI Campus,along Faculty of Environmental Studies,Osun State College of Technology (OSCOTECH), Esa-Oke. State of Osun.

Telephone: +2347065939633,08076645559