Latest: FUTA Matriculation Ceremony Details for 2018/2019 Session
The management of the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) has announced the Matriculation Ceremony for new students of the university for the 2018/2019 academic session.
FUTA matriculation ceremony for the 2018/2019 session has been scheduled to hold as follows;
Date: Thursday, 5th April, 2019.
Venue: University Main Auditorium.
Time: 10:00 AM.
All members of the FUTA Community, Students, Parents and the General Public are to note the change and be guided accordingly.
Earlier: FUTA Mini Matriculation Ceremony Schedule for 2017/2018 Absentees
According to J. O. Esho, Ag. Director, Academic Affairs of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), the institution has fixed a mini matriculation ceremony for absentees for the 2017/2018 academic session. See the press release below and matriculation ceremony schedule:
I write to inform you that the Vice-Chancellor has approved that a Mini-Matriculation Ceremony be organized for fresh students (UTME and Direct) who were absent during the Matriculation Ceremony held on Thursday, 12th April, 2018.
Consequently, all affected students are hereby directed to pay a sum of Two Thousand Naira (N2,000) only to the coffers of the University on or before Friday, 8th June, 2018. Evidence of payment of the money is one of the criteria for the students to participate in the ceremony.
The ceremony is scheduled to hold as follows:
Date: Monday, 11th June, 2018
Time: 10.00 a. m. Prompt
Venue: T. I. Francis Auditorium
The affected students are to collect their Matriculation gowns from the Admissions Office with the evidence of payment of the penalty fee. No Matriculant would be allowed into the hall without being appropriately robed.
Please give this information a wide publicity.
J. O. Esho
Ag. Director, Academic Affairs
FUTA Matriculates 3,505 Students at Matriculation Ceremony
The Vice-Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) Professor Joseph Adeola Fuwape has charged the 3505 Fresh students of the Institution to aim for academic excellence and contribute their quota towards rebranding the institution.
He gave this admonition during the 35th FUTA matriculation ceremony.
The Vice-Chancellor said “we are focused on our vision to promote technological advancement by providing conducive environment and scholarly activities which engender development of products that are technologically oriented, self-reliant and relevant to the society.
You should also contribute your quota in making FUTA maintain its enviable status as you key into this vision and mission. I urge you to aim for high academic standard and clear visions.”
Professor Fuwape said by their choice of FUTA, the new students have joined the Centre of Excellence with a soaring reputation that guarantees them a bright future. He said FUTA staff and students are proud of its unique standing and enviable reputation in teaching and research as a specialized university.
The Vice Chancellor disclosed that in a recent survey conducted by the University, it was found that FUTA’s graduates were favourably rated by their employers in terms of competence, communication skills ICT proficiency and general human relation.
He charged the students to join the ongoing institutional branding of FUTA by eschewing anti-social behaviour and conduct themselves with utmost decorum at all times saying “As a member of the University community It is part of your obligation to contribute to its greatness, maintain law and order, pay appropriate fees and levies, protect the University properties, respect the rights of your fellow students and report any criminal or suspicious activities to the University authority as FUTA has zero tolerance for immoral behaviour”
Professor Fuwape congratulated the parents and also charged them to see to it that necessary bills are paid on time and follow up their wards by visiting and calling them regularly.
Afterwards the Registrar, Mr Richard Arifalo, administered the matriculation oaths on the students while the matriculation register was signed to signal the conclusion of their registration formalities as bona fide students of the institution.
This is to inform all fresh students of Federal University of Technology, Akure that the FUTA matriculation ceremony date for newly admitted students for the 2017/2018 session has been announced by the management of the institution.
The Matriculation Ceremony for the 2017/18 academic session took place Thursday April 12, 2018 at the University Main Auditorium. It was mandatory for all fresh students to participate in the event and sign the matriculation register to conclude their registration formalities as bona fide students of the university.
Congratulations to the matriculants.