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Are you a Fresher or Returning student of the Federal University of Technology, Akure and wondering the amount of School fees for your current level? Here's how to check FUTA School fees for 2019/2020 session.

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FUTA School Fees 2019/2020 Session For 100L-500L

Whether you want to make payment for your school fees at current session or you just curious to know how much you would pay for your school fees; here is how to check futa school fees 2019/2020 for freshers and returning students.

     All you have to do is log in to your Undergraduate Portal, Select Payments and then School Fees. For detailed info, read the below article earlier published on FNG.

FUTA SCHOOL FEES Payment Procedure for Freshers and Returning Students [With Screenshots]

How To Apply For Hostel Accomodation

After making payments for school fees; you can now apply for Hostel accomodation. NOTE that you won't be able to apply for HOSTEL if you haven't yet make payment for, and as well as confirm your school fees.
    [GUIDE] - How To Apply For FUTA Hostel Accomodation

How To Easily Get Accomodation OFF-Campus 

If you are looking for accomodation off campus; it might be an hassle trying to search for one all by yourself most especially if you're looking for the accomodation in a new environment you are not versed with.
      However you can easily contact Lodge4Me to help you find, crosscheck and view one in an instant. To know more about Lode4Me; see

Lodge4Me Now Makes It Easier For All Students To Easily Find Accomodation

FUTA School Fees For 2019/2020 Session [ Freshers and Returning Students]

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This is to inform all undergraduate Students, newly admitted and returning, that the 2019/2020 ONLINE registration exercise commences on Monday, 13th January, 2020.

The NORMAL registration continues between Sunday, 26th January and Friday, 7th February, 2020.

LATE registration for all students will begin on Monday 10th February, 2020 and end on Monday, 24th February, 2020.

[FULL DETAILS] - Registration Commences for all FUTA Students for 2019/2020 Session 

The University portal for this exercise will be closed by 12 midnight of Monday 24th February, 2020.

Please note that all concerned students MUST abide by this  arrangement to the letter as there would be NO opportunity to register after the expiration of the period of registration.

All spillover students are specially advised to strictly adhere to this schedule.

Thank you



UPDATE: To All Undergraduate Students (Newly Admitted and Returning)

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This is to notify both fresh and as well as returning students that the Registration for the 2019/2020 session commences today Monday, 13th of January, 2020.

   You can begin Registration by Login to your Undergraduate Portal.

How To Login to FUTA Undergraduate Portal (Fresher and Returning Student)

FUTA Fresher Registration Guide

The fresh students can proceed with their bio-data Registration and  payment of school fees while returning students' can proceed with their payment of school fees and course registration.

FUTA School Fees Amount 

Amount to be paid by each level is revealed on the payment page of the undergraduate portal. All payments are to be made via the remitta platform after generating your Unique RRR.

FUTA Accommodation Application Guide 

Application for accommodation is yet to commence has the page is yet to be finalized, students would be informed in due time.

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Closing Date of 2019/2020 ACADEMIC Session Registration 

Also note that normal registration ends on 25th of January, 2020, late registration attracts fine, which also have an ending date.
    In a bid to avoid was transpired last semester. All students are implored to complete their registration within the stipulated period.

A New Time Schedule had been fixed for the Closing Date of Normal Registration. View the New Schedule Here
Happy Resumption from FutaNewsandGist to all Futarians,

REGISTRATION Commences For FUTA 2019/2020 ACADEMIC Session. Check FULL DETAILS Inside

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If you have been offered admission into FUTA, we at say a big congratulations to you - For many wishes, hope as well as work very hard so they can make it to being called a bonafide Student of FUTA but only few were selected.
   However just before you resume school as a fresher, there are some things we thought you should be informed of, so you can be better prepared.

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The Federal University of Technology, Akure is one of the best University in Nigeria currently ranked 8th out of Top 100 Universities in Nigeria [2020]. Apart from being a Federal University, it is also one of the few notable Federal University of Technology in Nigeria.
   In order to make the best use of your stay in FUTA; FutaNewsandGist had compiled some resources to help you get better prepared.

5 Things You Should Know Before Resuming Into FUTA as a Fresher

1. RIGHT Information is Power

   You might have heard this sentence several times that - "Information is the key" | Of course, this is quite right and FUTA is not exceptional. Luckily; information is easier to access because of the level of ICT knowledge in FUTA which makes it easier to get informed through the official FUTA Website (
     However just as Information is the key, MISINFORMATION can also be disastrous. This is why as a FRESHER, you must be careful of the source of Information. Just as a popular quote once stated;
  "Do not Trust the Source of a News, Trust the Reliability of the News itself"

   Some recommended source of reliable information are FUTA Official Fanpage | FUTASU Twitter, |

2. You Should Try not to Miss the Orientation Programs.

    Orientation programs are programs designed to help you as a Fresher settle quickly in school. At the beginning of the session, the Federal University of Technology, Akure always organize orientation programs for FRESHERS so as to be informed of some certain important information about the school.

    You can find the date for FUTA Orientation program at the School Academic Calendar.

Intermission: MSSN FUTA Plans to Organize Orientation program for FRESHERS on Moral and Academic Excellence.

3. Never Under-Estimate the Power of Reading Materials

READING MATERIALS not only allow you to better understand the topic that you were taught in class but also gives you an edge on what you should know it. You'll find a lot of reading materials here on FutaNewsandGist and you can as well Download Past Questions to help you better prepare for exams.
   These soft copy materials have a lot of advantages such as offering a flexible means of gaining knowledge.

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4. Open Your Mind To Opportunities

One of the most interesting thing about the Federal University of Technology, Akure is that it has a lot of opportunities for the minds that are willing and ready to learn. 
   Opportunities such as the Developer Student Clubs, Entrepreneurship programs, ICT Seminars, Scholarships and etc are something you should open your mind to so you can be able to build yourself intellectually as well as level your skills.

   You can view some of the Opportunities in FUTA here that we've published already on FutaNewsandGist.

5. Hope For the Best, Prepare for the Worse

   While there are a lot of beautiful things about FUTA; it is not easier as it sounds. Before you can level up your skills, you have to be ready to commit yourself. And before you can make it to the Deans List; you have to work very hard in your academics.
     This is why a certain #MondayMotivation Quote on the FutaNewsandGist website says; "You should Hope for the Best, but Prepare for the Worse"

Wishing you the very best!
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FRESHERS: 5 Things You Should Know Before Resuming Into FUTA

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Recently the FUTASU SUG made a poll on twitter asking of FUTA Students opinion if they would like Unlimited Access to FUTA WiFi for a whole session at an additional cost of #2000  || From the poll; majority support the idea while some oppose the notion due to certain reasons.

Yes or No? || Access to FUTA WiFi For a Session at #2000
 Below are some of the comments drawn from the twitter poll as well as FutaNewsandGist Personal interaction with some FUTA Students;

FUTA Students opinion on FUTA WiFi

Students' Opinion in Support of the IDEA

1. "Sometimes some of us spent more than that amount in two months for Internet connection. If FUTA Introduces this; it will help reduce the amount we spent on data connection" - Caleb

2. "Internet is very important in today's Age and this idea would allow students to have access to Internet anytime anyday. So they wouldn't have to worry about running out of data subscription" - "Deremi

READ ALSO: 153 Students Bag First Class With an MSSN Exco as Best Graduating Student Class

Students' Opinion on Speed of the Connection

3. "It is a great idea but the problem is; there would be a high number of students using it. This might leads to Poor connection and prevent one from truly enjoying using it" - Ma'rufah

4. "Yes, provided the network will not be slow because sometimes when i buy from CRC, the speed is not encouraging. Talkless of whole school using it" - Father John

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Students' Opinion on Location and Coverage  

5. "I think it is a good idea just that only people on campus will have access to it anytime and anyday." - Nuel Simons

6. "I wouldn't mind paying for it but there's an exception. For someone who stays a farther distance from school, they might not be able to enjoy it. I think they should extend the coverage and also improve speed" - Zainab

Students' Opinion on the Cost

7. "To me, i think the school can and should try to peg it at #1000. It's a great idea nevetheless" - Alli

8. "I thought the access to WiFi is part of the ICT fee in the schedule of fees. Am not in support of the management adding extra fee to school fees" - Ogunkeye Segun
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From the FutaNewsandGist Editor Desk

    Having Access to FUTA WiFi unlimited for a whole session at the cost of #2000 is not such a bad idea. However; we at FutaNewsandGist think if such idea is to be implemented; a lot of work needs to be done as regards the SPEED as well as COVERAGE.

     Although most students think the cost is a bit high; our stand on that fee remains neutral but it will be appreciated if the cost is reduced to a minimal.

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FUTA Students' Opinions Regarding Access to FUTA WiFi for #2000 per Session Poll

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In a recent tweet by the FUTA Student Union; a poll was asked to seek Students opinion on what they think about having access to FUTA WiFi for a Session at an additional cost of #2000.

Importance of Internet for Students and in Modern Life

The Internet is an extremely important thing in which it's importance in not only in education but also other fields such as business, healthcare, government and etc. 
    For Students; there is a great need for Internet in order to make research in order to improvise in their fields. Also; Internet helps to discover opportunities for students - the list is endless.

Major Obstacles To Using Internet Today in Nigeria

Despite the importance of Internet as earlier mentioned; there are still some obstacles to Internet usage in Nigeria. Some of these issues includes slow connection and heavy data rates. Although in the part of data rates; Nigerian telecoms are improvising on reducing data rates.
     However the issue of slow connection is still something that needs to be tackled with.

FUTA Planning to Introduce FUTA WiFi for all Students - Your Opinion

I could recall at a particular when i was discussing with someone who says it would have been best if all FUTA Students had access to Free WiFi even if it were to be included among school fees. This would save a lot of students having to worry about running out of internet subscription. 

 What do you think about an addition of #2000 for access to WiFi for a whole session? leave your opinion below:

Yes or No? || An Access to FUTA WiFi for a Session at #2000?

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Eniola Olaniyan is one of the most popular Actor in the Nollywood industry. In the recent 31st Convocation Ceremony of the Federal University of Technology, Akure, he Bags a PHD in Meteorology and Climate Science.

Eniola Olaniyi Bag PHD in FUTA
Dr Olaniyan is not only a prolific actor but also a scientist who had demonstrated versatility in two different spheres of human endeavor

[LIVE] Watch FUTA 31st Convocation Ceremony

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 Congratulations Doc. 

Popular Nollywood Actor Eniola Olaniyan Bags PHD from FUTA

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Mr Lawal Saheed Adesile of the Department of Physiology, School of Health and Health Technology (SHHT) in FUTA headlined the 2019 Federal University of Technology, Akure, FUTA Convocation Ceremony, as he was presented as the best graduating student.

      He made First Class with the highest score in FUTA History which is the CGPA of 4.92 out of 5.00.

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Lawal Saheed Adesile received a thunderous ovation when he was presented at the FUTA 31st Convocation Ceremony where 153 Students Bag First Class with Mr Lawal Saheed as the Best Graduating Student.

Lawal Saheed Adesile Past Achievements in School

In 2018, L.S.A as popularly nick-known in school was awarded a grant as the best Physiology Student in Nigeria by the Physiological Society (Physoc) UK with an additional opportunity of travel grants to attend the international conference annually.

READ also: FUTA Produces Lawal Saheed as Best PHYSIOLOGY STUDENT in Nigeria

Mr Lawal Saheed Adesile Speaks..

On Facebook, he said he attended adonai private college and hails from Ikire, Osun State. When asked about some of his experience in school; Mr Lawal Saheed Adesile said;

"There was a day i went for night class and it was rainning heavily and couldn't assimilate what i was reading but i just had to pushed harder because i had made up my mind to be the best in whatever am doing the moment i got admitted to FUTA"

He further encouraged students not to relent and that success does not come easy but through hardworking and struggles.

Record Broken by Lawal Saheed Adesile (L.S.A)

  According to the information reaching us; the C.G.P.A of Mr Lawal Saheed Adesile is the best in FUTA History which is a C.G.P.A of 4.92 out of 5.00

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Credits (Information provided) by;
Sister Faizah - Department of Physoiology and member of Alfurqan PRESS, FUTA

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You can now watch and catch all the events of the Federal University of Technology, Akure FUTA 31st Convocation Ceremony 2019 LIVE STREAM.

The 31st Convocation Ceremony 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, started from Friday, 13th and till to Saturday, 21st December, 2019.

153 Students Bag First Class With an MSSN Exco as Best Overall Graduate 2019

The highpoints of today Friday 20th of December, 2019 will be the Award of Certificates, Diplomas and First Degrees on Friday, 20th December while  the Award of Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters Degrees, Doctorate Degrees and the Conferment of Honorary Degrees will be on on Saturday 21st Dcember.

Watch LIVE STREAM of FUTA 31st Convocation Ceremony Below

[LIVE] - Watch FUTA 31st Convocation Ceremony 2019 and Award of Certificates Here