By Temitope Adedeji, Akure.
As part of the ongoing efforts of the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) to deepen collaboration with leading Universities in the world, its Vice Chancellor, Professor Joseph Fuwape on Tuesday paid a working visit to George Mason University, Virginia, USA.
During the visit he participated in research cohort presentation and facilitated development of partnership between George Mason University and FUTA. Professor Fuwape also visited the Patriot Tech Computer/Electronic Centre of the best research-intensive university in Virginia State, USA.
The Visit will consolidate FUTA’s drive for internationalization and academic excellence as it already has an ongoing collaboration with the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University where selected FUTA students to complete the final year of their undergraduate program before proceeding for their masters degree.
More than 50 students have benefited from the collaboration since it began in 2014.