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  1. Omoworare Lucas Prize for the Overall Best Ph.D Thesis (UI 2023 Convocation)

The award was received by Dr Abideen Temitayo OYEWO of Department of Mechanical Engineering

            Supervised by Professor O.O. Oluwole, Dr O.O. Ajide & Dr T. E. Omoniyi

  1. PG College Prize for Best Thesis in Science Based Discipline 


1st Position

            Dr Abideen Temitayo OYEWO  of the Dept of Mechanical Engineering 

            Supervised by Professor O.O. Oluwole, Dr O.O. Ajide & Dr T. E. Omoniyi


2nd Position

            Dr Oluwaseyi Banjamin  ORIISAMIKA of Dept of Petroleum Engineering

            Supervised by Professor S.O. Isehunwa


  1. Professor K.O. Falade appointed Professorial Chair, The George Coumantaros 

  2. Professors A.E. Oluleye, E.A. Ajav and O. M. Oyewola reappointed as members of TETFund Technical Advisory Group (TAG)

  3. 2020 & 2021 Huawei ICT Global Challenge : Students from Dept of Elect/Elect were among the global champions as ambassadors of the University, Nigeria & Africa at large

  4. Best Ph.D thesis award in the 2020/2021 Session (Dr AKINYEMI O. Banjo from Wood Products Engineering)

  5. 2nd and 3rd Best M.Sc Graduating Students from the University (ORIAKHI Joan and ADEBIYI Abibat Yetunde ,both from Dept of Civil Engineering) (UI 2022 Convocation)

  6. Faculty of Technology First-Ever Design Competition Under the Auspices of NEST360 Project.

NEST is an acronym for New-born Essential Solutions and Technologies. The multi-million dollar NEST grant was awarded in 2019 by a consortium of McArthur Foundation, Gates Foundation, Children Investment Foundation, Lemelson Foundation and ELMA Philanthropies to Rice University, University of Ibadan, University of Lagos, Dar es Salaam Institute of Technology, Malawi University of Science and Technology and Malawi Polytechnic. NEST360’s Invention Education programme enables students and faculty to develop and deliver inventions that solve local and global challenges through international collaboration among universities, industries, hospitals. The grand finale of the 2-day event which began on 7 December came up on 8 December, 2021 at the Faculty of Technology Lecture Theatre.