The Ladoke Akintola University of Technology is a Nigerian technical state university that was established on 23rd April 1990.
It is popular with the name of LAUTECH among the people.
The motto of this institute is “Excellence, Integrity, and Service”.
The administrative staff of this institute includes 3,000 people, whereas the number of students at Ladoke University is 25,000.
This institute is affiliated with the Association of African Universities, Academic Staff Union of Universities, and National Universities Commission.
As of June 2018 records, the Chancellor of this university is Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, whereas its Vice-Chancellor is Prof.
AS Gbaddegesin. Some notable past students of this university are Eyo Bassey, Samson Abioye, Oluyomi Ojo, and Seyi Olofinjana.
There is a range of faculties in the institution that we have explained in detail below:• Agricultural Sciences-
These faculty include departments like Department of Animal Production and Health, Department of Crop Production and Soil Science, Department of Nutrition and Bio-Technology, Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, and Department of Animal Nutrition and Bio-Technology.• Environment Sciences-
It includes the Department of Fine and Applied Arts, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, and Department of Architecture.
• Engineering and Technology-
Here, this department includes Department of Agricultural Engineering, Department of Food Science and Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering.• Pure and Applied Science-
This department include Department of Pure and Applied Mathematics, Department of Science Laboratory Technology, Department of Earth Science, Department of General Studies, and Department of Pire and Applied Chemistry.
The work of LAUTECH is divided into many divisions like Office of the Vice-Chancellor, Bursary, Physical Planning Unit, Open & Distant Learning Center, Bookshop, Health Center, Works, and Maintenance Department, and Information & Communication Technology Center.