Ondo State University Matriculates 1,200 Students 2018/2019.
Ondo State University of Science and Technology ( OSUSTECH ), Okitipupa, on Thursday matriculated 1,200 students for the 2018/2019 academic session.
Prof. Sunday Ogunduyile, the vice-Chancellor of the school advised the fresh students to face their studies and shun unnecessary acts that could lead them to trouble.
He said they should consider themselves lucky as less than half of the 1.5 million candidates that wrote the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination ( UTME ) yearly got admitted.
He thanked the state government and stakeholders who contributed toward the establishment of the Faculties of Engineering Technology and Agriculture and wildlife.
He said the institution was poised to compete favourably with other institutions in the country and beyond.
“I am glad that the institution which was operating with one Faculty of Sciences, now has two more faculties of Engineering Technology and Agriculture and Wildlife.
“I commend the state government and other stakeholders for supporting the laudable project; this will indeed help the institution to compete favourably with its peers in the country and beyond,” he added.
The matriculation was the 8th in the series and had the highest number of students as well as the second celebration by Ogunduyile ,one year after he assumed office.