Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA), Ondo State
The Federal University of Technology Akure (informally FUT Akure or simply FUTA) was founded in 1981 under a drive by the government of Nigeria to create universities that specialised in producing graduates with practical as well as theoretical knowledge of technologies. It is located in Akure, the capital city of Ondo State.
Other universities of technology established around the same time were the Federal University of Technology Owerri, the Federal University of Technology, Abeokuta (FUTAB), which later metamorphosed to the present University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), the Federal University of Technology Minna, the Federal University of Technology Yola, and the Federal University of Technology Bauchi (now Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University).
Federal University of Technology Akure has been ranked the 10th best university and 2nd University Of Technology in Nigeria by webometrics as at January 2017.
|Motto||Technology for Self Reliance|
|Location||Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria|
|Campus||Obanla, Obakekere and Centre for Entrepreneurship, Ibule + Expanse of land on Owo-Benin Road|
General FUTA Information
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Faculties & Departments
The university has nine Schools:
- School of Science (SOS)
- School of Earth and Mineral Sciences (SEMS)
- School of Environmental Technology (SET)
- School of Engineering and Engineering Technology (SEET)
- School of Agricultural and Agricultural Technology (SAAT)
- School of Management Technology (SMAT)
- School of Postgraduate Studies (SPGS)
- School of Health and Health Technology (SHHT)
- School of Computing (SCOM)
The school runs pre-degree science programs, Short-Term courses and University Advanced Basic Science programs.
School of Computing
The university’s School of Computing (informally as SCOM ) was founded in 2018, it was created to cater to the needs of departments that were more related to computer science than general science. It is located in the Obanla campus of FUTA. This school has five subsidiary departments:
- Computer Science (CSC)
- Software Engineering (SEN)
- Cybersecurity Studies (CSS)
- Information Technology (IFT)
- Information Studies (IFS)
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