Joshua Adewale Thompson Ojo is a Professor of Banking and Finance at Mountain Top University. Educated at the University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University) and graduated with a B.Sc. Hons degree in Economics in 1968. He later obtained M.A degree in Development Economics and Finance in 1970 at University of Leeds in the United Kingdom and Ph.D in Financial Economics in 1974 at the University of Wales also in UK. He obtained a professional qualification in Banking, clinching a Diploma of the London Institute of Bankers in 1968. He was a Western State of Nigeria Doctoral Scholar (1969-1974) and a British Council Scholar at the University of Leeds (1969-1970). He was formerly a visiting Professor at the University of Bayreuth in Germany between July 1990 and August 1996. He has served as External Examiner for most Universities in Nigeria and Zimbabwe. He was a consultant, World Bank / Central Bank of Nigeria countrywide survey on Rural Financial Institutions in Nigeria 1996/1997; Consultant to various projects of the Central Bank of Nigeria, and Consultant to Community Banks in Lagos State. He was awarded the Association of Community Banks Merit Award in December 2001.


Phone Number

+2348023436590, +2348162973767, +2348159894147



Click Here to read Publication(s)


Management Subjects


B.A., M.A., Ph.D.