Federal University of Technology, Akure was Founded in 1981 as a non-profit public higher education institution.
The University is located in the suburban setting of the small city of Akure (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Ondo.
Federal University of Technology, Akure is officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria. Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.
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.
International students are welcome to apply for enrollment in FUTA.
University Name: Federal University of Technology, Akure
Year Established: 1981
University Motto: Technology for Self Reliance
Country Rank: 17
World Rank: 6118
Academic Calendar: Semesters
Law School: No
Other Schools: Yes, Federal University of Technology, Akure has 6 schools including: School of Agriculture and Agriculture Technology, School of Engineering and Engineering Technology, School of Management Technology, School of Earth & Mineral Sciences, School of sciences, School of Environmental Technology. Federal University of Technology, Akure runs a School of Post Graduate Studies
Accreditation: Federal University of Technology, Akure is accredited by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria.
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)
Library Collection: Yes, FUTA Library
Trademark Filings and University Licensing: Yes
Degrees and Certificates Awarded: Multiple including Bachelor degrees, Masters Degrees, Doctorate degrees in several areas of study.