You are welcome to the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), a top ranking University of technology in Nigeria and indeed the nation's pride. Established in 1981, the university has grown tremendously, stretching its academic disciplines and research across seven (7) different schools and over forty (40) academic departments.
To be a world class University of Technology and a centre of excellence in training, research and service delivery.
To promote technological advancement by providing conducive environment for research, teaching and learning engenders development of products that are technologically oriented, self-reliant and relevant to society.
The University core values with the acronym "ICARE" stands for
Integrity: Commitment to the promotion of ethical values such as credibility, honesty, hard-work and dignity.
Creativity and Innovativeness: Commitment to encouraging creative thinking, innovation and dynamism in the achievement of institutional objectives.
Accountablity: Ensuring that the values of accountability are imbibed and practiced by every member of the community.
Rationality: Over-arching commitment to always seek the best solution to issues, ensuring the satisfaction of the wider proportion of patriotic interest and efficient resources mobilization.
Excellence: Pursuit of outstanding performance, adhorring mediocirty and promoting excellenece in research, teaching, teaching and service through a merit based recruitment and nurturing of staff an students.