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Candidates are recently admitted to the 2019/2020 FUTA Admission are advised to check their Admission Status on the CAPS/JAMB Portal  as soon as possible to see if they have been placed in departments other than the one they applied for originally.

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According to the information on the FUTA Official fanpage; Candidates are to check if they have been placed in departments other than the one applied for originally. And then they should accept the new department by clicking on the Accept Button to facilitate further processing of their Admission.

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How to Check your Admission on CAPS/JAMB Portal

1. Goto
2. Log in with your email address and password
3. Click on Check Admission Status
4. Now proceed to "ACCESS MY CAPS"
5. From the CAPS dashboard; you'd be able to see the details.

Candidates are strongly advised to check their admission status via laptop, desktop and similar computer devices and not on /through phones of any kind. The full information which candidates are expected to read and give consent to where applicable can only be properly loaded and the necessary action taken via a laptop, desktop and similar computer devices - Source FUTA Facebook Page.

Urgent Information for 2019/2020 Admission

The list of Successful Awardees for the Petroleum Technology Development Fund had now been released for 2018/2019

Applicants for the scholarship can check the list for their names by going to the PTDF official website. 

If you're finding trouble visiting it, you can also 👇

Download Full LIST of PTDF SUCCESSFUL Awardees Here

List of Successful FUTA Awardees in the PTDF Scholarship

If you've been wondering when FUTA will resume 2019 or looking around for FUTA Academic Calendar for 2019/2020 session. This is to inform you that it's now out.
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 The Senate at their 297th Statutory meeting which held on Wednesday 27th November, 2019 approved the 2019 Academic Calendar for 2019/2020.

  View/Download the FUTA Academic Calendar for 2019/2020 Here

[Just In] - FUTA Academic Calendar for 2019/2020 Now Out

The FUTA Career Information Session is an employability and entrepreneurship program aimed at preparing students for immediate entry into the workforce as employees and employers of labor.

The session is meant to equipping students with the market-aligned knowledge, soft skills, business tools, and a mindset reorientation to the world of work.

Photo 📸 Speaks : FUTA 300Level Entrepreneurship Products Exhibition 

    It provides a networking opportunity for students to learn about different core values for different companies/organizations and what employment opportunities they have to offer with the center focus on soft skills.

   This program is part of the commitments of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu administration to up-skill and create equal economic opportunities for Ondo State students.

 Training Date: 22nd November 2019
 Venue & Time: Hilltop Auditorium, 10:00am

 This program is powered by GIZ, ION (Ondo State Office of Innovation and Partnerships).

 Register here 

#Opportunities : FUTA Career and Entrepreneurship Information Session

Sequel to the previous post on the #FUTABullies FULL STORY and the University Decision, the Federal University of Technology, Akure had released the names of the Offenders.

#FUTABullies List of Names of the Offenders

1. Popoola Olaniyi.      IDD/300L
2. Oluwadamila Tobiloba.     FST/200L
3. Nandi Jessica.      IPE/200L
4. Ajuwon Emmanuelle.    FAT/100L
5. Emmanuel Funmilayo.  FAT/100L
6. Alao Olambimpe.            CSP/100L

The University also noted that the above names had ceased to be a Student of the Institution and placed on Indefinite suspension. 

Copyright © November, 17, 2019

#FUTABullies - FUTA Releases List of Names of the Offenders

Recently a video went viral showing a FUTA Students (a lady to be precise) being bullied by some other students.
   The University has taken actions against the offenders but for those who might not know about the whole story, you can find the summary here.

FUTA Bullies Full story

FUTABullies FULL STORY (The Beginning)

 It all started when a video was released online showing the brutal beating and injustice of some students bullying a First Year Student from the department of Ecotourism and Wildlife Management. 

    The video consisted of some ladies with a guy who all contributed to the beating as well as assaulting of the lady. Below is a clip of the scene 

The FUTA Student UNION (FUTASU) Intervention

Immediately the FUTASU got wind of the situation, they quickly swung into action by reporting the case to the higher authorities and ensuring the offenders were brought to book.
   Below is a tweet from the FUTASU Official handle. 

The University Decision of the FUTABullies

After the matter was reported, the University didn't waste time on making the judgement. The matter was treated with urgency and panel committed were setup in an instant for the Judgement. Below is the reports from

Stay tuned for the next updates 
#FutaNewsandGist Copyright © Nov 17, 2019

Latest Updates 👉 FUTA Releases Names of the #FUTABullies Offenders 

#FUTABullies FULL STORY and the University Decision [Updated]

This is to inform the entire student populace that the ENTIRE CITY of Akure is currently void of power supply and NOT FUTA alone.
    Hence the reason why there hasn't been power supply ON CAMPUS and OFF CAMPUS.

Causes of The POWER FAILURE 

   The power problem has being identified to be from the POWER SOURCE at OSHOGBO.
   Based on information reaching us, this would be resolved soon.


 As we are in examination period and power supply is known to be paramount to our preparation; The UNIVERSITY GENERATOR would be powering the campus at CERTAIN PERIODS of the day, and most especially at night.
    We also sympathize with residents of the Obanla halls of residence that are faced with the power supply not being supplied to their hostels.

5 Quick Tips for Preparation of Exams
  This is as a result of a bad pole and wiring around the axis which is being replaced. THE FUTA Students UNION implore all students to remain strong in this period, as the inconveniences would not last longer than necessary. 


NOTICE OF POWER OUTAGE + Solutions in FUTA, Akure and Environs

In every second semester at the Federal University Of Technology, Akure; there's always a practical activity for all students to enable then learn something new or gain experience.

You can check 100level - 500 level Second Semester Practical Activity Courses for Futarians 

   In the case of the 300 level students, it is all about the Entrepreneurship Program which enables Students to learn a Skill for self-reliance.

About the ENT Practical Course

The Department of Entrepreneurship (ENT) was established on the 1st November 2011. The programme is to train self-reliant graduates, capable of setting up their own businesses who will be capable of looking inward by substituting locally produced raw materials to replace imported ones.

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The 300 Level ENT Course

Every students studying in FUTA once reached 300Level will be required to pick a Skill of their interest to learn during this semester.
   At the end of the semester, products as well as Skills exhibition will be displayed to show proof of their participation.

  Below are some pictures from the Products exhibition of 2018/2019 session 

You might want to also view more of the Photos on the Federal University of Technology, Akure Facebook Page


[PHOTOS SPEAK] - FUTA 300Level Students Products and Skills ENT Exhibition

As the examination D-day draw nearer and nearer; majority of students look forward in anxiousness whilst some look forward with excitement. Whichever category you belonged to; here are 5 quick tips we believe can help you better get prepared for exams.

1. Practise Old Exams and Test Questions

  One of the best ways (you shouldn't take for granted) to preparing for exams is reading practise past questions. This will help you gain an insights on how future exams are "likely" to be set. You can download some practise past questions from FutaNewsandGist website simply by searching for the one of your choice.
  Download FUTA Practise Past Questions on FutaNewsandGist

2. Give Yourself Enough Time to Study

  Trying to cover the work of a whole semester in less than 24 hours to Exam is just like trying to learn how to drive a car in a single day - without having have learnt it before. This is why it is extremely important for you to give yoursekf enough time to study so your brain can better assimilate whatever you read

3. Take Regular Breaks

  All Play and no Work makes Jack to be a dull boy but at the same time; also All Work and no Play can also makes Jack to be a Dull Boy. While it is extremely important for you to focus on books at this moment, it is also important for you to take a nap if needed.

      Remember; your Health is the utmost important and you wouldn't want to BREAK-DOWN or collapse in the exam Hall.
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 4. Study Groups can be Very Helpful

While some people find it pretty helpful to study alone; some find it more enjoyable studying with a group of friends. Irregardless of the category you belonged to; you can also take some time to read together with a group of friends once in a while.
    With thise; you'll be able to learn from someone else too just as someone else will learn from you.

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5. Share with others, What You Know

If you feel you have an upper advantage on a particular subject; you can also teach others too. Doing so will be some sort of repetition to you and thus will enable you master that course you are teaching someone else.

5 Quick Tips For Successful Preparation of FUTA Exams

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