Motto: Innovation Drives Transformation

VC’s Message

Welcome Message from the Vice Chancellor

Welcome Message from the Vice Chancellor

Welcome to the Federal University of Technology, Ikot Abasi (FUTIA), where innovation meets excellence in education. As the Vice Chancellor, it is my utmost pleasure to extend a warm greeting to all our esteemed students, faculty members, staff, and stakeholders as we embark on our inaugural academic session since our establishment by the Federal Government of Nigeria in 2021.

At FUTIA, we are committed to providing a transformative learning experience that equips our students with the knowledge, skills, and competencies needed to thrive in an ever-evolving global landscape. As a technology-focused institution situated in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria, we are strategically positioned to contribute significantly to the country’s technological advancement and socio-economic development.

Our university is part of a distinguished group of 11 specialized science universities in Nigeria, comprising six universities of technology, three agriculture universities, and two health science universities. FUTIA’s array of academic offerings across various disciplines reflects our dedication to addressing the diverse needs of our society and fostering innovation-driven solutions.

Currently, FUTIA boasts nine dynamic Schools, each dedicated to excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement. From the School of Engineering and Technology to the School of Management Technology, our academic programs are designed to nurture critical thinking, creativity, and leadership skills among our students.

As we embark on this journey together, I encourage all members of the FUTIA community to embrace a spirit of collaboration, curiosity, and continuous learning. Our collective efforts will propel us towards achieving our vision of becoming a premier institution of higher learning, renowned for its academic excellence, research prowess, and societal impact.

I invite our students to seize the myriad opportunities available at FUTIA to explore their passions, expand their horizons, and shape their futures. Our dedicated faculty members and staff are here to support you every step of the way, ensuring that you receive a world-class education that prepares you for success in your chosen field.

To our esteemed partners and stakeholders, I extend my sincere gratitude for your unwavering support and commitment to our shared vision. Together, we will chart new frontiers in education, research, and innovation, leaving a lasting legacy for generations to come.

In closing, let us embrace the spirit of resilience, determination, and excellence that defines the FUTIA community. Together, we will rise to the challenges of our time and emerge stronger, more resilient, and better equipped to shape a brighter future for our nation and beyond.

Welcome to the Federal University of Technology, Ikot Abasi – where innovation drives transformation and futures are forged. Together, let us embark on a journey of discovery, growth, and limitless possibilities.

Thank you.

Prof. Leo Daniel, Ph.D, C.Sci, C.Eng, Eur. Ing, COREN, AFAIAA, FIM3, FRAS

Vice Chancellor, Federal University of Technology, Ikot Abasi (FUTIA)