Have you heard of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology? Many know it to be the school with the bet I.T oriented students.
Did you know that LAUTECH as is it popularly known is the 17th Nigerian University to appear in the world ranking of best universities as provided by Unirank.
As you continue reading this post, You’d learn more about Ladoke Akintola university of Technology’s courses and some cool facts about the institution, in which would be of good advantage to those who’re seeking information about.
The Overview of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology is a state owned higher institution which was established in 1990 and situated in Ogbomoso, Oyo state, Nigeria, with Academic staff strength of 3,000 and over 25,000 students.
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology has two campuses; the main campus can be found in Ogbomoso, Oyo state, Nigeria and the second LAUTECH campus is located at Osogbo, Osun state, Nigeria.
This institution offers different educational programs to students and the programs they offer are; Undergraduate programs, Pre-degree programs and Postgraduate programs.
When it comes to Agriculture and Engineering, students from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology are very good and well trained.
Lautech is no doubt of the of the best state universities in Nigeria as it has graduated more than enough successful students.
- Name: Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
- Acronym: LAUTECH
- Nick name: Ladokite
- Established in: 1990
- Motto: Excellence, Integrity and Service.
- Location: Ogbomosho, Oyo state, Nigeria.
- Color(s): Maroon
Official LAUTECH Portal
- Official website: lautech.edu.ng
- Admission portal: admissions.lautech.edu.ng
The Address of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
- PMB 4000, Ogbomosho, 4000, Oyo, Nigeria
- Email: Registrar@lautech.edu.ng
- Contact number: +2348033539911
The National Universities Commission (NUC) is the body in charge of accrediting Universities in Nigeria.
You can know more about the NUC as it was well detailed on our post of the 51 best universities in Nigeria.
About 24 LAUTECH programs has been granted accreditation by the NUC, which is a good sign of the prosperity of the institution as an institution to improve the educational values of the students of interest.
Here is a brief profile oft Ladoke Akintola University of Technology detailed below:
- Student Enrollment: over 25,000
- Number of Academic staffs: About 3,000
- Type of School: Technical State University
- Affiliations: AAU, ASUU, NUC.
- Type of Entity: Non-Profit
- Academic calendar: Not yet available for 2019/2020.
- Accommodation: Hostels are available outside the university gates and students are free to stay wherever they want or also choose to come from their homes.
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Top Controlling Units In LAUTECH
- Office of the Vice Chancellor
- Physical planning Unit
- Information and Communication Technology(ICT)
- Works and maintenance Department
- Health Center
- Farm control
- Distant learning center
Lautech has made it to the top list of best Nigerian Universities, you should check that out.
LAUTECH Admission Requirements for 100l students
The candidate must:
- Select LAUTECH as his/her first choice of Institution.
- Have at least five credit passes in SSCE/GCE in relevant subjects and in not more than two sittings.
- Must have a minimum of 200 JAMB Score in his or her UTME Result.
- Must participate in LAUTECH Post UTME Screening exercise after a successful registration on the University portal. Mind you, you need to log in to your portal regularly to check if your post UTME date has been sent.
Method of Application for 100L Students
- The eligible candidate should visit the university admission website at admissions.lautech.edu.ng to make a payment of Two Thousand Naira only for the purpose of Online Registration Form and screening exercise, using inter-switch Enabled Debit (ATM) Cards.
- The candidate is expected to completely fill the online application form before submitting. After filling the form, the candidate need to upload a digital copy of his/her passport photograph which must be in JEPG (for example:.jpg) and should not be more than 20kb. It must also be in a white background.
- On submission of the online application form, the candidate should print out an acknowledgment page which has the venue and date of screening exercise on it.
Admission Requirements for 200 (Direct Entry) Level students
The candidate must obtain at least five credit passes in SSCE/GCE and in relevant subjects in which shouldn’t be more than two sittings.
The candidate must also have NCE/OND/JUPEB or equivalent with credit passes in relevant subjects.
Method of Application for Direct Entry Students.
- The eligible candidate should visit the university admission website at admissions.lautech.edu.ng to make a payment of Five Thousand Naira only for the purpose of Online Registration Form, screening exercise and interview, using inter-switch Enabled Debit (ATM) Cards.
- The candidate should completely fill the online application form before submitting. Also, the candidate should print out the acknowledgment page of his/her admission process.
All Faculties and LAUTECH Courses
The following are the faculties in Lautech and courses offered:
Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences
- Department of Medical microbiology and pathology
- Department of physiology
- Department of Nursing
- Department of Bio-Chemistry
- Department of Medical Science Laboratory
- Department of Morbid Anatomy/Histo-Pathology
- Department of Hematology and Blood Transfusion
- Department of Chemical Pathology
Faculty of Clinical Sciences
- Department of Medicine
- Department of Surgery
- Department of Radiology
- Department of Pediatrics
- Department of Obstetrics
- Department of Ophthalmology
- Department of Psychiatry
- Department of Oto-Rhino Zarincology
- Department of Anesthesia
Faculty of Agricultural Science
- Department of Agricultural Economics
- Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development
- Department of Agricultural crop production and soil science
- Department of crop and environmental Protection
- Department of Animal Nutrition and Bio-Technology
- Department of Animal production and Health
Faculty of Environmental Sciences
- Department of Architecture
- Department of Fine and Applied Arts
- Department of Urban and Regional planning
Faculty of Engineering and Technology
- Department of Chemical Engineering
- Department of Civil Engineering
- Department of Computer Science and Engineering
- Department of Mechanical Engineering
- Department of Agricultural Engineering
Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
- Department of Pure and Applied Biology
- Department of Pure and Applied Chemistry
- Department of pure and Applied Mathematics
- Department of Pure and Applied Physics
- Department of General Studies
- Department of Earth Science
- Department of Science Laboratory and Technology
Faculty of Management Sciences
- Department of Management and Accounting
- Department of Transport Management.
Which Is the most Popular Area In LAUTECH?
Unger-G is the most popular area or joint known to students and other visitors around the institution. You know why? One of the reasons is that one of the school gate is at this location.
LAUTECH Facilities and Services
- Library: A good and comfortable library is available
- Sport: Sport facilities are very much available
- Study Abroad: This applies mostly to best students
- Health Care: Health Care services are available
- Classrooms: Large classrooms are available with enough ventilation
Popular Slangs Used by Ladokites and Their Meanings
Few of the popular slangs used by LAUTECH students are:
- Form: This refers to someone putting his or her personality really high.
- Aristo: It points to married men that have interest in young campus girls.
- Jambites: It is a nickname for fresh 100l students
- Casted body: It means exposing a body with bad shape
- Runs: It points to something immoral or illegal
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology LAUTECH Anthem
Just like University of Ilorin, LAUTECH also has an enjoyable anthem which gives hope, strength and joy to the publicity of the Institution and I would love to give you the Lyrics of LAUTECH’s Anthem below.
Arise oh sing, oh Ladokites
Ever militant, ever reasonable
Fighting for peace, love and justice
Intimidation we condone not
Great Ladokites, I’m proud of you
Great LAUTECH you made me whole
Let’s join hands to make her great
Excellency, Integrity and Service
Oh Ladokites the time has come
to faster unity and equity,
solidarity in God we trust,
Remember the efforts of all our heroes
Great OSUTECH, that our first name
Great LAUTECH, this is our pride
Let’s join hands to make her great
Excellency, Integrity and Service.
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (Summary)
There you have above interesting things you need to know about Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso.
Are you planning to study at LAUTECH? Admission is quite easy so far you have good results in your UTME and SSCE/GCE.
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