Federal University of Technology, Akure Rankings

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In the World#3623 of 14178
In Africa#64 of 1107
In Nigeria#10 of 157
In Akure#1 of 1

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Acceptance rate
60%
Enrollment
17,672
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,441
Citations
27,532

Federal University of Technology, Akure majors

by publication count

Chemistry
587
Biology
418
Environmental science
407
Materials science
377
Computer science
193
Business
170
Geography
168
Geology
165
Engineering
163
Mathematics
153
Medicine
128
Economics
60
Physics
41
Psychology
35
Sociology
30
Political science
24
Philosophy
2
Art
1
History
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Environmental science12392,650
Geology1684566
Geography1688619
Chemistry18387,415
Engineering19301,235
Materials science19823,496
Political science2073151
Economics2121464
Biology22234,356
Mathematics24091,008
Computer science25751,208
Physics2578412
Business2599298
Philosophy30711
Medicine3451603
Sociology371026
Psychology508139

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199099
1991614
1992920
1993726
1994423
1995715
1996720
1997728
1998318
1999532
20001627
2001524
20021331
20031254
20042275
200533146
200645174
200728274
200829337
200942439
201055529
201162680
2012125898
20131331251
20141701613
20151731578
20162301732
20172932444
20184072574
20195563878
20206045723

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate60%
Admissions RequirementsFor undergraduate programmes, Minimum 5 credits at GCE (General Certificate of Education), Ordinary ('O') level. Admission through Universities Matriculation Examinations conducted by Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and qualification through the University Pre-degree Programme. For Postgraduate programmes, All candidates must possess five (5) 'O' level credits as required in relevant disciplines but must include English Language and Mathematics.
Academic CalendarOctober to July
Enrollment17,672
Full time employee841
Student:staff ratio21:1

Tuition

International studetns1,500 per session (USD)

Federal University of Technology, Akure has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT++++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++
Postgraduate DiplomaAgricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Architecture, Biochemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Fishery, Food Science, Forestry, Geology, Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Design, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Meteorology, Microbiology, Mining Engineering, Pest Management, Physics, Plant and Crop Protection, Regional Planning, Rural Planning, Statistics, Surveying and Mapping, Transport Management, Wildlife
Master's DegreeAgricultural Economics, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Engineering, Farm Management, Technology
Master of PhilosophyArchitecture, Computer Science
Doctor of PhilosophyAgricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Analytical Chemistry, Animal Husbandry, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Crop Production, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Fishery, Food Science, Forestry, Geophysics, Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Design, Inorganic Chemistry, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Meteorology, Microbiology, Mining Engineering, Organic Chemistry, Pest Management, Physical Chemistry, Physics, Plant and Crop Protection, Soil Science, Statistics, Transport Management, Wildlife

General info

Alternative namesFUTA
Founded1981
WikipediaFederal University of Technology Akure
AccreditationNational Universities Commission (NUC)
MottoTechnology for Self Reliance
Colorspurple, blue
Academic structureSchool 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
Centre for Entrepreneurship and Gender Issues in Sciences and Technology
Centre for Space Research and Applications
Centre Research and Development
Skills Acquisition and Talent
Incubation Centre, Computer Resource Centre
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation 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)

Location and Contacts

AddressAlong Ilesa / Owo Expressway; PMB 704
Akure, Ondo, 2340001
Nigeria
City population485,000
Phone+234 (803) 552 5662
Fax+234 (806) 470 3688

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