Financial Management Technology


Dear (Prospective) Student, Welcome to the website for the Department of Financial Management Technology. The Vice-Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology Owerri, the Dean, School of Management Technology, Professors and Lecturers of the  Department of Financial Management Technology, all welcome your interest in studying at the FUTO. This website contains information on:

The Department of Financial Management Technology.

The Staff of the Department of Financial Management Technology.

The Programmes are available under the Department of Financial Management Technology.

The Admission requirements for the programme.

Contact information for enquiries directed to the Department of Financial Management Technology.

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The Department of Financial Management Technology as presently constituted is the creation of the then Vice-Chancellor, Professor C. O. E Onwuliri in December 2007 with the appointment of Dr N.C Nwezeaku to oversee and coordinate the affairs of the young Department. He was the pioneer Head of the Department. It must be noted that this department was earlier created in April 2005 but had to be merged with the Department of Project Management Technology.

After a successful Resource Assessment by NUC in 2008, the department gained full Accreditation status in 2010 under Dr N.C. Nwezeaku. He handed over to Dr L. E. Akujuobi in 2011 who was replaced by Dr. (Mrs.) M. N. Okoli in July 2015. Prof. Nwezeaku was reappointed Head of Department.

A Brief History

The FMT Department is the creation of the 5th substantive Vice-chancellor Prof. C.O.E Onwuliri in December 2007 with the appointment of Prof. N.C Nwezeaku to oversee and coordinate the affairs of the young Department. In other words, he was the Pioneer Head of the Department. It must be noted that this Department was earlier created in April 2005 but was merged Department of Project Management Technology.

After a successful Resource Assessment by NUC in 2008, the Department gained full accreditation status in 2010. Prof. N.C Nwezeaku. He handed over to Dr L. E. Akujiobi on 2011, who was replaced by Prof. Mrs Okoli in 2015, Prof. N.C Nwezeaku was Reappointed Head of Department again, after which Dr E.E Chigbu took over 2016 who was replaced by Dr B. A. Ozurumba till date.


To develop into a world-class centre of excellence for teaching, learning, and research-based education in Finance and Financial Engineering for the purpose of enhancing the growth and development of the Nigerian economy in particular and the world at large.


The mission of the Department of Financial Management Technology is to employ the utilization of highly trained, qualified and motivated academics and cutting edge technology to produce Finance Technocrats who are self-reliant and possess the required technical and technological capacities to compete favorably, and function effectively within a globalized technology-driven economic and business environment, thereby continuously meeting the challenges of National and global developments.

Staff List

1Prof. Samuel M. NzottaProfessorB.Sc., MBA, PhDFinance & Banking
2Prof. Nathaniel C. NwezeakuProfessorB.Sc., MBA, PhDFinance & Banking
3Prof. Linus  E. AkujuobiProfessorB.Sc., M.Sc., PhDFinance & Banking
4Prof. Ofoegbunam T. EbiringaProfessorB.Tech.,  M.Sc., PhDFinancial Mgt. Tech.
5Prof. Emmanuel Ezeji ChigbuProfessorB.Sc., M.Sc., PhDEconomics (Money and Banking)
6Dr. A.B.C. AkujuobiReaderB.Sc., M.Sc., PhDAccounting &  Financial Mgt. Tech.
7Peter A. AnyanwuSenior LecturerB.Sc., MBAEconomics
8Dr. Benedict A. OzurumbaReaderB.Sc., M.Sc., PhDFinancial Mgt Tech and Economics
9Dr Emmanuel Chilaka NwaimoSenior LecturerB.Sc, M.Sc., PhDEconomics
10Mr Charles Odinakachi NjokuLecturer IB.Sc, M.Sc.Business Admin and Financial Mgt. Tech.
11Mr. Emmanuel Chijioke NwadikeLecturer IIB.Sc, M.Sc.Agric Economics and Financial Mgt Tech
12Mrs Jane Chinyere AkujorLecturer IIB.Sc, M.Sc.Accountancy
13Mr Erasmus Ejike DuruLecturer IIB.Sc, M.Sc.Economics
14Dr (Mrs.) U. G. Chris-EjioguLecturer IIB.Sc, M.Sc.Accounting & Financial  Mgt.
15Mr. Emmanuel Agaziechi OsujiLecturer IIB.Tech., M.Sc.Financial Mgt. Tech. and Financial Economics
16Mrs. Chinonso EkeAsst. LecturerB.Sc., M.Sc.Accounting
17Mrs Nnenna Mercy NwokoAsst.Lect.B.Sc., M.Sc.Financial Mgt. Tech.
18Mrs. Nkechi Precious ObiecheAsst.LectB.Sc., M.Sc.Financial Mgt. Tech.
19Mr. Dike NwankwoAsst.Lect
20Mr. Stanley Kalu AwaAsst.LectB.Tech., M.Sc.Financial Mgt. Tech.
21Mr. Anselm A. UkwatuGraduate Asst.B.Sc.Economics
22Mr. Ositadimma Leslie IbeGraduate Asst.B.Tech.Financial Mgt. Tech.
23Samuel I. ChiomaClerical OfficerB.Sc.
24Philomena U. EzealaAOB.Sc.
25Mary N. MadubuikePrincipal Clerical OfficerWASC
26Mr. Paul C. IsiwuAssistant RegistrarBSc., MSc.
27Agim JovitaPrincipal Assistant RegistrarBSc., MSc.
28Love O. OkorochaChief Secretarial AssistantBSc., NABTEB

Staff with Other Responsibilities


1Prof. Samuel M. NzottaProfessorSenate Member
2Prof. Nathaniel C. NwezeakuProfessorPG, coordinator SMAT
3Prof. Linus  E. AkujuobiProfessorChairman, University Audit Committee,
Director, Nigeria/Israeli Centre for Management Studies.
4Prof. Ofoegbunam T. EbiringaProfessorDean, SMAT
5Prof. Emmanuel Ezeji ChigbuProfessorSenate Member
6Dr. A.B.C. AkujuobiReaderDeputy Director,  Procurement
7Dr. Benedict A. OzurumbaReaderHOD, FMT
8Peter A. AnyanwuSenior LecturerSMAT Board Member
9Dr Emmanuel Chilaka NwaimoSenior LecturerSMAT/FMT SIWES, Coordinator
10Mr Charles Odinakachi NjokuLecturer ISMAT Board Member
11Dr (Mrs.) U. G. Chris-EjioguLecturer IIFMT CCE, coordinator,
Asst. PG Coordinator,
Member, SMAT Committee on Curriculum Development
12Mrs Akujor  Jane ChinyereLecturer IISMAT Board Member
13Mr Erasmus Ejike DuruLecturer IIStaff Advicer, 500level
14Mr. Emmanuel Chijioke NwadikeLecturer IIStaff Advicer FMT, Class Advicer 400level,
Project Coordinator, ACE-FUELS
15Mr. Emmanuel Agaziechi OsujiLecturer IIFMT Examination, Officer
16Mrs. Chinonso EkeAssistant LecturerMember, SMAT Committee on Curriculum Development,
Member, SMAT Committee on Send forth
17Mrs Nnenna Mercy NwokoAssistant LecturerSMAT Board Member
18Mrs. Nkechi Precious ObiecheAssistant LecturerSMAT Board Member
19Mr. Dike NwankwoAssistant LecturerSMAT Board Member
20Mr. Stanley Kalu AwaAssistant LecturerFMT ICT Web, Representative
21Mr Amandi Anselm UkwatuGraduate AssistantFMT Board Member
22Mr. Ositadimma Leslie IbeGraduate AssistantFMT Board Member

Undergraduate/PG Lecture Timetable for Harmattan Semester, 2019/2020 Session


Undergraduate Lecture Timetable for 2019/2020 Session, Harmattan Semester 

MONDAY8.30-9.30MTH 101ECN 201FMT 301FMT 501
9.30-10.30PHY 101ECN 201FMT 301FMT 501
10.30-11.30GST 101FMT 307FMT 511
11.30-12.30BIO 101FMT 307FMT 511
12.30-1.30GST 101ECN 403
1.30-2.30MTH 211MGT 303ECN 403
2.30-3.30MGT 405MGT 303FMT 411
3.30-4.30MTH 201FMT 411
TUESDAY8.30-9.30GST 103MGT 403AFMT 201FMT 533
9.30-10.30CHM 101MGT 403AFMT 201FMT 533
10.30-11.30MGT 447FMT 309FMT 503
11.30-12.30CSC 201FMT 309FMT 503
12.30-1.30IGB 101FMT 311FMT 405
1.30-2.30MTH 211FMT 311FMT 405
2.30-3.30FRN 101FMT 401
3.30-4.30MTH 201FMT 401
WEDNESDAY8.30-9.30PHY 101ECN 201AFMT 409
9.30-10.30MTH 101MGT 303AFMT 409
10.30-11.30BIO 101FMT 305FMT 505
11.30-12.30GST 101FMT 305FMT 505
THURSDAY8.30-9.30CHM 101MGT 403AFMT 301FMT 507
9.30-10.30CSC 201FMT 301FMT 507
10.30-11.30CSC 201FMT 307FMT 407
11.30-12.30ENG 103FMT 307FMT 407
12.30-1.30STA 221FMT 501
1.30-2.30MGT 447FMT 511
2.30-3.30MGT 405FMT 511
3.30-4.30GST 201
FRIDAY8.30-9.30CHM 101FMT 221
9.30-10.30PHY 101FMT 221
10.30-11.30MTH 101CSC 301
11.30-12.30MTH 101
12.30-1.30MTH 201
1.30-2.30ENS 301
2.30-3.30ENS 301
3.30-4.30MTH 203

PG Lecture Timetable for 2019/2020 Harmattan Semester

MGT 713MGT 709MGT 717MGT 703MGT 825
9 AM – 11 AMQuantitative TechniquesFinancial Management for ManagersComputer and ApplicationAccounting for ManagersCorporate Finance
MGT 811MGT 901/903MGT 905
Survey of Computer and ApplicationMathematical ProgrammingAdvanced Research Methodology I
MGT 701FMT 711
11 AM – 1 PMMGT 805MGT 705Management Principle and ProcessPrinciples of InsuranceFMT 705
Economic Theory &  AnalysisPrinciples of EconomicsPrinciples of Marketing
FMT 845FMT 803
MGT 715Cost & Management AccountingFinancial SystemsFMT 801
Research MethodologyTheory of Finance
MGT 807   
1 PM – 3 PMQuantitative Techniques
FMT 901
Financial Statement Forms & Analysis
3 PM – 5 PMMGT 907
PhD Seminar I


  1. Undergraduate Programme in Financial Management Technology
  2. Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) Programme in Financial Management Technology
  3. Master of Science (M.Sc.) Programme in Financial Management Technology
  4. Master of Business Administration (MBA) Programme in Financial Management Technology
  5. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programme in Financial Management Technology

Admission Requirements

Admission into the Department of Management Technology, Financial Management Technology programme is either through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) or through Direct Entry.

  • Admission through UTME

To be eligible for Admission into department a candidate must have five credit passes in WASC/SSCE, GCE or any other equivalent O’ Level examinations at not more than two sittings in the following subjects English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Geography.

UTME Requirements

The UTME subject combination will be English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

  1. HSC/GCE Advance level Passes in two relevant subjects with SSC/GCE ordinary level, credit passes including English Language and three other subjects at not more than two sitting in three relevant subjects.
  2. HSC/GCE Advanced Level in three relevant subjects with SSC/GCE Ordinary Level credit passes including English Language and two other subjects at not more than two sittings.
  3. OND, preferably (Upper Credit) from a recognized Polytechnic in addition to level requirements as stated in “A” above.
  4. Holders of HND certificates in relevant field are eligible for Direct Admission.  A minimum of three or four years may be spent.


Financial Management Technology covered some major Academic activities within the year 2019 session.


  • Society of Financial Management Technology (SOFMAT)
  • Association of Management Technology (AMTS)

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Dr. Benedict Anayochukwu Ozurumba

Head of Department, Financial Management Technology
B.Sc., M.Sc., PhD.
Mobile no.: 08033262035