Federal University of Technology, Akure

Federal University of Technology, Akure Ranking

country rank: 19
world rank: 6501

University Overview

Federal University of Technology in Akure Ranking was founded in 1981 and is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the suburbs of Akure, Ondo (population range of 250,000-499,999). Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Nigerian higher education institution that is officially accredited by the National Universities Commission of Nigeria. In a variety of fields of study, the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Nigerian higher-education school, which is 39 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. With an admission rate of 50-60%, this Nigerian higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Federal University of Technology in Akure Ranking also offers students with a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Federal University of Technology, Akure Ranking

University Identity

Name Federal University of Technology, Akure
Acronym FUTA
Founded 1981
Motto Technology for Self Reliance
Colours Purple and blue

University Location

Address Along Ilesa / Owo Expressway; PMB 704 Akure 2340001 Ondo Nigeria
Tel +234 (803) 552 5662
Fax +234 (806) 470 3688

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Senate Matters & Admission Officer, Senate House The Federal University of Technology Akure 2340001 (0)803 4729164

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Committee of Vice Chancellors (CVC) Nigerian Academy of Sciences (NAS) Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung (AvH) Institute of Chartered Chemists of Nigeria (ICCON) Association of African Universities (AAU) Association of West African Universities (AWAU) International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Association of Nigerian University Professional Adminstrators (ANUPA) Association University Administrators (AUA)

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