BELLS UNIVERSITY APPOINTS NEW BURSAR
Mr. Sina Omotayo Adepoju has been appointed as new Bursar for Bells University of Technology, Ota. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN); an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers of Nigeria, the Certified Pension Institute of Nigeria; and holds an Authorised Clerkship License of The Nigerian Stock Exchange.
Born on 25th November, 1962, Mr. Sina attended Ogun State College of Education, Ijebu-Ode (in affiliation to University of Ibadan, Ibadan). He attended University of Ilorin, Nigeria for his B.Sc degree in Mathematics Education; and then proceeded to Ogun State University, Ago-Iwoye, where he obtained a Master Degree in Business Administration (MBA). He later bagged an M.Sc. in Contemporary Accounting from Leeds Metropolitan University, Leeds City, U.K.
Mr.Sina has worked as Senior Accountant at Ogun State University, Ago Iwoye (1994) and rose through the ranks to become the Deputy Bursar in 2002. During that period, he had opportunities of Acting for the Bursar on three different occasions. In 2006, he became the Bursar of the Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro.
In addition to over twenty years in the management of Tertiary Institutions' finances, Mr. Sina has served the nation in socio-political capacities as President, Bursars Association of Polytechnics, Colleges of Technologies and Monotechnics in Nigeria (BURSCON); Consultant on Revenue Generation Strategy, Ijebu North East Local Government, Atan, Ogun State; Alumni, Fate Foundation, Lagos; and Past President, Rotary Club of Ijebu-Ode.
He has attended important workshops, seminars and conferences such as the 2002 Rotary International Convention, Barcelona, Spain; 19th World Congress of Accountants, Rome, Italy; Association of Accountancy Bodies of West African Conference (2007) held in Cotonou; Executive Continuing Training Professional Education Programme of ICAN (2013) held in Banjul, Gambia; Stock Portfolio Management Course by West African Capital Market School, Accra, Ghana PZ(2006); Entrepreneurship Strategies in Higher Education Financial Management in Shenyang University of Chemical Technology, China (2013); and Management of Higher Education Institutes held at Galilee International Management Institute, Israel (2014).
Mr. Sina is happily married and blessed with four children.