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Federal University of Technology, Akure Federal University of Technology, Akure

OVERVIEW

Founded in 1981, Federal University of Technology, Akure is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the small city of Akure (population range: 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Ondo. Officially accredited/recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) is a large (enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 35 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Nigerian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. FUTA also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.



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GENERAL INFO

University Name

Federal University of Technology, Akure Federal University of Technology, Akure

Acronym

FUTA

Founded

1981

Motto

Technology for Self Reliance

Colours

Purple and blue

Screenshot

 - home page


LOCATION

Address

PMB 704, Along Ilesa / Owo Expressway
Akure
2340001 Ondo
Nigeria

Population range

250,000-499,999
Phone
+234 (0)803 5525662
Fax
+234 (0) 806 4703688

COURSE LEVELS AND AREAS OF STUDIES

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Certificate / Diploma Associate degree Bachelor degree Master degree Doctoral degree
Certificate
Diplomas(under 2 years)
Associate
degrees(2 years)
Bachelor
degrees(3, 4 or 5 years)
Master
degrees(1, 2 or 3 years)
Doctorate
degrees(over 4 years)
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
 
Arts & HumanitiesApplied Arts
Classics
Design
Education
Fine Arts
History
Literature
Museum Studies
Performing Arts
Philosophy
Religion and Theology
Visual arts
OTHER Arts & Humanities Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Business & Social SciencesAccounting / Finance
Anthropology / Archaeology
Business / Commerce / Management
Communication and Media Studies
Development Studies
Economics
Geography
Law
Library and Information Science
Physical Education / Sport Science
Political and International Studies
Social Policy / Public Administration
Social Work
Sociology / Psychology
Tourism / Hospitality
OTHER Business & Social Science Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Language & CulturalAboriginal / Indigenous People Studies
African Studies
American & Caribbean Studies
Ancient and Modern Languages
Asian Studies
English Studies
European Studies
French Studies
Germanic Studies
Indian / South Asian Studies
Italian Studies
Middle Eastern Studies
Portugese Studies
Russian / Eastern European Studies
Spanish Studies
OTHER Language & Cultural Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Medicine & HealthAnaesthesia
Anatomy
Biomedical Science
Dentistry
Dermatology
Medicine / Surgery
Natural / Alternative Medicine
Nursing
Obstetrics / Gynaecology
Optometry / Ophthalmology
Orthopaedics
Otorhinolaryngology
Pediatrics
Pathology
Podiatry
Psychiatry
Radiography
Speech / Rehabilitation / Physiotherapy
OTHER Medical & Health Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associate degrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
EngineeringAeronautical Engineering
Agricultural Engineering
Architectural Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Computer and IT Engineering
Electronic and Electrical Engineering
General Engineering
Geological Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Mechanical / Manufacturing Engineering
Mining and Metallurgical Engineering
OTHER Engineering Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associate degrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Science & TechnologyAgriculture / Forestry / Botany
Aquaculture / Marine Science
Architecture
Aviation
Biology / Biochemistry / Microbiology
Chemistry
Computer / Information Technology
Energy / Environmental Studies
Food Science
Geology
Mathematics / Statistics
Multimedia
Neuroscience
Pharmacy / Pharmacology
Physics
Textiles and Fibre Science
Zoology / Veterinary Science
OTHER Science & Technology Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associate degrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Important: please visit the official website for detailed information on Federal University of Technology, Akure areas of studies and course levels offered; the above University information may not be up-to-date or complete.

YEARLY TUITION RANGE

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
International students
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
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Important: the above yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by area of studies, course level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact Federal University of Technology, Akure for detailed information on yearly tuitions; the information above may not be up-to-date.

 

ADMISSIONS

Gender Admission

Men and Women Men and Women

International Students

Yes

Admission Selection

Yes, based on entrance examinations Yes, based on entrance examinations

Admission Rate

50-60% 50-60%

Admission Office

Senate Matters & Admission Officer, Senate House The Federal University of Technology
Akure 2340001
Phone (0)803 4729164




Important: please contact the Federal University of Technology, Akure's Admission Office for detailed information on student selection and admission policy; the above University information may not be complete or up-to-date.

SIZE AND PROFILE

Student Enrollment Range

20,000-24,999 20,000-24,999

Academic Staff Range

2,500-2,999 2,500-2,999

Control Type

Public Public

Entity Type

Non-Profit Non-Profit

Academic Calendar

Semesters Semesters

Campus Setting

Suburban Suburban

Religious Affiliation

None None

FACILITIES AND SERVICES

Financial Aids / Scholarships

Financial Aids / Scholarships

Study Abroad / Exchange Programs

Study Abroad / Exchange Programs

Library

Federal University of Technology, Akure Library

Sport Facilities and Activities

Sport Facilities and Activities

Housing

Housing

Distance Learning / Online courses

Distance Learning / Online courses

Important: please contact or visit the official website for detailed information on Federal University of Technology, Akure facilities and services, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above may not be complete or up-to-date.

ACCREDITATION AND RECOGNITION

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

National Universities Commission, Nigeria

Year of first Accreditation

1999

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

Council of Registered Engineers of Nigeria (COREN) / Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE); Town Planners registration Council of Nigeria (TOPREC); Council of Registered builders of Nigeria (CORBON); Council of Mining Engineers and Geosciences (CORBON)

ACADEMIC STRUCTURE

School of Agriculture and Agricultural Technology; School of Earth and Mineral Sciences; School of Engineering and Engineering Technology; School of Environmental Technology; School of Postgraduate Studies; School of Science; School of Management Technology;Centre for Continuing Education(Pre Degree, University Diploma in Science, Diploma in Sports Science and Short Term Courses); Centre for Entrepreneurship and Gender Issues in Sciences and Technology;Centre for Space Research and Applications;Centre Research and Development; Skills Aquisition & Talent; Incubation Centre, Computer Resource Centre

AFFILIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU); Committee of Vice Chancellors(CVC); Committee of Registrars of Nigerian Universities (CORNU); Committee of Bursars of Nigerian Universities (COBONU); Nigerian Academy of Sciences (NAS); Abdus- Salem Institute of Theorectical Physics; Alexander van Humboldt Fellows; Nigerian Institute of Physics(NIP); Nigerian Institute of Plant Protection; Nigerian Institute of Chemists; Association of African Univerities (AAU); Association of West African Universities (AWAU); DAAD Germany; International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA); Association of Nigerian University Professional Adminstrators (ANUPA); Association University Administrators (AUA UK); Fisheries Society of Nigeria (FSN); Nigerian Institute for Oceanography and marine Research

SOCIAL MEDIA

Facebook

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Twitter

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LinkedIn

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YouTube or Vimeo

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Flickr or Instagram

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iTunes U

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OpenCourseWare

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Wikipedia

Wikipedia Federal University of Technology, Akure's Wikipedia article

VIDEO PRESENTATION

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