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 of 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.