The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Francis C. Eze on behalf of the Council and Senate, Cordially invites Graduands, University Community and the General Public to the 29TH CONVOCATION CEREMONY of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri.



  1. Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Vice-Chancellor’s Pre-Convocation Press Briefing

Venue:    Council/Senate Chamber, FUTO

Time:       10.00 a.m.


  1. Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Ecumenical Service

Venue:     Hall of Excellence, FUTO

Time:       10.00 a.m.


  1. Thursday, December 01, 2016

Tree-Planting at Selected Sites in FUTO

Time:     10.00 a.m.


  1. (A)Friday, December 02, 2016

Convocation Lecture by Dr. Ogbonaya Onu. Hon. Minister of Science &

Technology & Former Governor of Abia State

Title: Putting Recession into Recess; The Role of Science, Technology and Innovation.


      Venue:     Hall of Excellence, FUTO

      Time:       12.00 p.m.


(b)    Chancellors’ Cocktail/Alumni Night

Venue:     Links Hotel, Owerri

Time:       7.00 p.m.


  1. Saturday, December 03, 2016

(a)        Inspection and Commissioning of Projects in FUTO by the Visitor

Time:    10.00 a.m. prompt

(b)    Admission to first Degrees, Higher Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas and Award of Prizes

Venue:     Convocation Arena, FUTO

Time:       11.00 a.m.


     Signed; Management.