Dr Charles O. Ikerionwu

Dr Charles O. Ikerionwu

Lecturer II


Email: charles.ikerionwu@futo.edu.ng



Charles Ikerionwu is a Lecturer and Researcher at the School of Computing and Information Technology. He holds a PhD in Software Engineering from Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland, UK; BSc, MSc(IT) and MCA from Panjab University, and Punjab Technical University, India.  He had a successful involvement in the IT industries before joining academia. He has won several research grants centred on solving problems through core computing. Charles offers consultancy services for BPO-IT and DevOps. His current research interests include but not limited to Software process improvement, Machine learning, Data Science, IoT and Blockchain technology.

Academic Qualification

PhD, MCA, MSc (IT), AD(IT),BSc


National Information Technology Development Agency’s (NITDA) 2010/2011 PhD scholarship. Through exam and interview, I won the single seat for South East geo-political zone.


Won research grant from TetFund

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (MIEEE)
  • British Computer Society (MBCS)
  • Association of Outsourcing Professionals of Nigeria (MAOPN)
  • International Council on Systems Engineering (MINCOSE)
  • Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (MCPN)
  • Nigeria Computer Society (MNCS)

Courses Assigned to Teach

  • 501: Software Engineering
  • CIT  305: Introduction to Software Engineering
  • IMT 405: Web Design and Programming
  • IMT 505: Web Server Administration
  • IMT 305: Procedural programming
  • IMT 902: Software Design and Implementation
  • IMT 905: Advanced Computer Graphics
  • IMT 813: Object-Oriented Programming
  • IMT 705: Computer Architecture

Work Experience

  • Lecturer & Researcher: 2009 – present
  • School of information and communication technology, FUTO
  • Lecturer: INTO Glasgow Caledonian University, UK 2015-2016
  • Department of computing
  • Lecturer & Researcher: Glasgow Caledonian University, UK 2011-2016
  • Software Application Developer: Clazbyte Integrated Technologies, Lagos. 2006-2008
  • Lecturer: Lighthouse Polytechnic, Benin. Nigeria. 2004-2005
  • Hardware Engineer: Prime Technologies, East of Kailash, New Delhi 2001-2004
  • Human Resources manager: Egbe Electronics Ltd, Lagos. 1993-1997

Research Interest

Software process improvement, IoT, Machine learning, Blockchain, Data Science.


  1. Adu, Folashade,  Ikerionwu Charles & Henry Nonyelu (2020) Classification Method For Mitigating Phishy E-Mails. International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 10, Issue 2. DOI: 10.29322/IJSRP.10.02.2020.p98107
  2. C. Etus, G.C. Eheduru, U.F. Eze, C.O. Ikerionwu, & O.Nwokonkwo  (2019). Development of Hybrid Result Processing and Management System for Nigerian Universities. International Journal of Innovative Research and Development. Vol.7(8). DOI: 10.24940/ijird/2019/v8/i7/JUL19040
  3. Okpala Izunna & Ikerionwu Charles (2019) Decision-Making Framework Using a Growth Hacking Model for Computerized Decision Support. International Journal of Systems Science and Applied Mathematics. Vol. 4, No. 2, 2019, pp. 24-30.
  4. B. C. Asiegbu, C. O. Ikerionwu and N. C. Ajanwachuku (2019), An Intrusion Detection System using Support Vector Machine and Infinite Latent Feature Selection Approach. Afr. J. Comp. & ICT Vol. 12, No. 3, September 2019, pp. 74 – 84
  5. Ikenna Uzoma Ajere and Charles Ikerionwu (2019), A Survey of Wireless Communication Technologies for IoT-based Health Care Systems. Afr. J. Comp. & ICT Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 1 – 18. ISSN 2006-1781
  6. C. Etus, G.C. Eheduru, U.F. Eze, C.O. Ikerionwu, & O.Nwokonkwo  (2019). Multivariate Analysis of Performance of Hybrid Result System Model for Nigerian Universities. International Journal of Science & Technology. Vol.7(7). DOI: 10.24940/theijst/2019/v7/i7/ST1907-021
  7. Ikerionwu C. & Isonkobong C. (2018). The Application of Selective Image Compression Techniques, Journal of Software EngineeringVol. 6, No. 4, 2018, pp. 116-120. DOI: 10.11648/j.se.20180604.12.  
  8. Anyiam, K., Ikerionwu, C. & Nwandikom, U. (2018). Business-to-Customer (B2C) Multi-Shop E-commerce Application. International Journal of Research in Information Technology. Vol. 6 No. 2 12-22. (IJRIT). ISSN:2001-5569. 21st October.