Olajide Ganiyu Olalere attended St
John’s Primary School Idofian in Kwara State from 1967 to 1972 after which he
proceeded to Idofian Grammar School in January 1973 to 1979, finished his
Secondary education at Omupo Grammar School in July 1979. He went to Kwara
State College of Technology, School Of Mines, Department of Metallurgy in
1979 to obtain his National Diploma in
Metallurgy in 1982. He went for his Higher National Diploma (HND) in Metallurgy
and finished in July 1985.
He did his NYSC at National Steel Council Jos at HTO (foundry Section) between October 1985 to September 1986. After National Service he join Kwara State Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM) in 1987 and posted to Commercial Secondary School Omi-aro in Ifelodun LGA, Kwara State. He join Kwara State Polytechnic as a Technologist in November 2000 till date. He obtain PGD(Public Administration) at Kwara State Polytechnic in 1995,Diploma in Computer Science at Kwara State College of Education Ilorin in 2006, Technical Teacher Certificate (TTC)in Metal Works in 2010.