FUNAAB @ 31
[FACTS TO KNOW ABOUT FUNAAB]
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1)FUNAAB was established on the 1st of January 1988 by the federal Government when four universities of Technology were demerged.
2)Funaab is one of the three universities of Agriculture in Nigeria,the other being in Makurdi (Benue State) and Umudike(Abia State)
3)Funaab is a *PUBLIC RESEARCH UNIVERSITY* with motto: Knowledge for Development
4) Presently,Funaab is having 529 Academic Staff,1447 administrative Staff,2538 students (Funis),15,095 undergraduates,1640 postgraduates.
5)Funaab Official Colour is GREEN
6) Professor Nurudeen Olorun-Nimbe Adedipe is the pioneer VICE CHANCELLOR of FUNAAB.
7) FUNAAB started off from the old campus of Abeokuta Grammar School, Isale-Igbein near the city centre. It completed its movement to its permanent site along Alabata Road in 1997.
8)At the initial stage, five colleges were introduced in the university in October 1988 as follows: COLAMRUCS,COLANIM,COLERM,COLNAS,COLPLANT
COLENG & COLVET were introduced in March 2002.
9)COLAMRUCS was splitted into 2 colleges during the 2008/2009 session namely: COLAMRUD & COLFHEC.
10)The university has 179 academic programmes made up of 44 undergraduate programmes, 135 graduate programmes which include 22 Postgraduate diploma programmes, 57 Masters degree programmes and 56 Doctorate degree programmes.
THE VICE CHANCELLORS WE’VE HAD SO FAR:
🔰Professor Nurudeen Olorun-Nimbe Adedipe
🔰Professor Julius Amioba Okojie
🔰Professor Israel Folorunso Adu
🔰Professor Ishola Adamson (served as an Acting VC)
🔰Professor Oluwafemi Olaiya Balogun
🔰Professor Olusola Bamidele Oyewole
🔰Professor Ololade Enikuomehin (Served as an Acting VC)
CURRENT VICE CHANCELLOR: Professor Felix Salako
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