Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the underlisted Part-Time Degree Programmes of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta.

College of Agricultural Management and Rural Development (COLAMRUD) Bachelor of Agriculture with options in: Agricultural Economics and Farm Management Agricultural Extension and Rural Development Agricultural Administration College of Biosciences (COLBIOS) Bachelor of Science with options in: Biochemistry Microbiology Pure and Applied Zoology Pure and Applied Botany College of Physical Sciences (COLPHYS)  Bachelor of Science with…

Strike, Not A Pleasant Experience – Students, Others‘

Strike, Not A Pleasant Experience – Students, Others‘

A few weeks ago, members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), as well as the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) and the National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT), embarked upon an industrial action against the Federal Government. During the…

Students Need Parental Discipline to Succeed – Professional Counsellor

Students Need Parental Discipline to Succeed – Professional Counsellor

A professional counsellor and academic, Dr. Ayodele Womiloju, has revealed that parental discipline was key to the academic success of students. The Don stated this while delivering a lecture titled “Parental Disciple: Setting Appropriate Limits for our Children”, during the 12th Speech and Prize-giving Day/8th Valedictory Ceremony of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, International…

FUNAAB Begins Admission Exercise for 2017/2018 Academic Session

The University has commenced online registration, uploading of information on bio-data and results for undergraduate admission exercise into 100, 200 and 300 levels for the 2017/2018 Academic Session. The University has earlier released cut-off marks for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) for candidates, who made FUNAAB their first choice institution, for the 2017/2018 Academic…

FUNAAB Elevates Eight as Professors, Promotes 13 as Readers

FUNAAB Elevates Eight as Professors, Promotes 13 as Readers

The University has appointed eight academic staff as Professors, while another 13 have now been elevated as Readers. The Governing Council, at its 95th Statutory Meeting, approved the promotions with effect from October 1, 2016. The concerned staff are from the College of Food Science and Human Ecology (COLFHEC), College of Plant Science and Crop…

Nigeria’s Future Depends on Agriculture, Says Acting VC

Nigeria’s Future Depends on Agriculture, Says Acting VC

The Acting Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ololade Enikuomehin, has disclosed that agriculture had become a mainstay of the nation’s economy and that the future of Nigeria depends largely on agriculture. He added that for this reality to be properly harnessed, the pivotal role of the women in agriculture should be appreciated. Professor Enikuomehin stated this at the…

FUNAAB Sells Cheap Maize to Market Women

FUNAAB Sells Cheap Maize to Market Women

Scores of market women, who are maize sellers within the precincts of the University, have benefitted from the high discounted sales from the recent maize harvested by students working on the Community-Based Farming Scheme (COBFAS) and the Institute of Food Security, Environmental Resources and Agricultural Research (IFSERAR) farms of the University. COBFAS officially co-ordinates the…

FUNAAB to Host NiWARD National Conference

FUNAAB to Host NiWARD National Conference

The Nigerian Women in Agricultural Research and Development (NiWARD), in collaboration with the Cassava: Adding Value for Africa; Cassava Transformation Agenda alongside SME-Fabricator Training and Centre for Excellence in Agricultural Dissemination Workshop; would be holding the 5th National Conference, Exhibition and Annual General Meeting (AGM).   NiWARD was established to give Nigerian scientists and agricultural…

FUNAAB Empowers Young Learners

FUNAAB Empowers Young Learners

A six-week skills acquisition training programme of the International Centre for Professional Development (ICPD) of the University, which was organised for young learners during the long vacation, has ended. The training provided thestudents a unique opportunity to acquire skills that would make them independent and fit into diverse job prospects. The ICPD Centre Manager, Mr….

Admission application for 2017/18 academic session has been extended to Wed,27th September 2017

Admission application for 2017/18 academic session has been extended to Wed,27th September 2017 to allow New UTME candidates who have recently changed their first choice  of institution to FUNAAB  to process their admission application online  By this extension, the closing date for FUNAAB 2017/18 online admission application exercise is Wed, 27th Sept 2017  as against…

FUNAAB Appoints New VC, Registrar, Bursar

FUNAAB Appoints New VC, Registrar, Bursar

The Governing Council of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Ogun State, has approved the appointment of three new Principal Officers, in substantive capacities, for the University. The Principal Officers-designates are: Professor Felix Kolawole Salako, Vice-Chancellor; Dr. Hakeem Adebola Adekola, Registrar; and Mr. Chukwunwike Ezekpeazu, Bursar. According to the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman, Governing Council…