Engr. Prof. Charles Nwachukwu Anyakwo

Professor, Head of Department M.Sc. (Donetsk), PhD (Strathclyde)

M.Sc. (Donetsk), PhD (Strathclyde)

Email: charles.anyakwo@futo.edu.ng


Charles Nwachukwu Anyakwo is a Professor of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering. He has several publications and has presented many papers at National and International Conferences. He has also been an invited Guest Speaker for several organizations in Nigeria.

He served as the Head of Department, Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, FUTO for seven years, Deputy Director for Centre of Industrial Studies for three years and Associate Dean of the School of Engineering and Engineering, Technology from 2010 to 2014.

Presently, he is serving as an External Examiner for undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes for some Universities in Nigeria.



  • M.Sc. (Distinction) 1981, in Metallurgical Engineering, Donetsk State Technical University, Donetsk, Ukraine.
  • PhD (1987), Strathclyde, Glasgow, U.K. (Common Wealth Scholar).


  • C.N. Anyakwo: S, Simukanga and R.I Pomfet, “Reaction Model for Reduction of Cr2 03 from slag “3rd International Conference Proceedings on Molten Slags Institute of Metals, London, (1989) pp: 305-306.
  • C.N. Anyakwo, “Teaching Metallurgical Plant Design in the Federal University of Technology Owerri”. Proceedings of the Second International Working Conference on Education, Professional Standards and Quality, Sheffield, England, 24-27 March 1997 pp.10-16.
  • C.N. Anyakwo, “Miniaturized Plants and Machineries Academies of Engineering, MPMEA” Proceedings of the Global Congress on Engineering Education, Cracow, Poland, 6-11 September 1998.Read More…


  • Bureau for External Aid for Education Scholarship for MSc degree programme (1975-1981) .
  • National Certificate of Honour for Installation and Exploitation of Nigeria’s First Steel making facilities at Delta Steel Company Limited, Aladja, Warri, Nigeria. (1982).
  • Commonwealth Scholarship for PhD Research, 1983 –1986