FUTA Convocation Ceremony: The school management of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) has announced that 29th and 30th combined convocation ceremonies will hold between Friday November 23 and Friday November 30, 2018.
This is to inform all the 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 Graduands of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) that the combined 29th and 30th Convocation Ceremonies of the University for the award of Certificates, Diplomas and Sub-Degrees, First Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters’ Degrees, Doctorate Degrees, Conferment of Honorary Degrees and Presentation of Prizes, will take place from Friday November 23 to Friday November 30, 2018 with the following highlights:
The highpoints will be the Award of Certificates, Diplomas and First Degrees on Thursday November 29 and the Award of Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters Degrees, Doctorate Degrees and the Conferment of Honorary Degrees on Friday November 30, 2018.
Graduating students in the 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 Academic Sessions should note the dates. More detailed information and directives will be provided in due course.
FUTA Convocation Ceremony Notice To Graduands
Ahead of the Convocation Ceremony, the management of Federal University of Technology, Akure wishes to inform all graduating students as follows:
- All students must be at the robing venue by 8.00am at the car park of the Main Auditorium
- Procession for graduating students Starts at 8.30am
- Students who are not fully robed will not be allowed take part in the procession
- Students will not be allowed to join the procession midway
- During the Ceremony, no student will be allowed in and out of the Venue
Parents and Guardians will not be allowed into the Auditorium. A Special Area, where they can follow the proceedings live, has been designated for Parents and Guardians of Graduating Students and they will be allowed into the Area on the Presentation of Invitation Cards.
Appropriate measures have also been taken to ensure security of lives and property before, during and after the ceremony. There shall be increased surveillance of the precincts of the University and all events venues. Only officials with appropriate tags and persons with invitation cards will be allowed into events venues. Vehicles with appropriate tags should be parked at designated car parks while there will be restriction of vehicle without tags within the Campus.
Therefore members of the FUTA Community should note this development and cooperate with the Security agencies and designated officials of the University. Members of the University Community, staff and students are enjoined to show understanding in this regard