FUTA Gets New Registrar -Designate

The Governing Council of the Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA has approved the appointment of Mr Charles Olusegun Adeleye as Registrar-Designate of the institution.  Adeleye’s appointment , conveyed via  a letter dated 28th April ,2023 and signed by Mr. Richard Arifalo, Registrar and Secretary to Council, takes effect from 1st June, 2023 for a period of five (5) years, in the first instance. Adeleye , until his appointment as the 6th Substantive Registrar of FUTA, was the Director,  Exams and Records of the University. 

Adeleye , 56,  bagged his Bachelor of Arts  degree in History  (Education) in  1992 from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife  and Master's degree in Adult Education from Adekunle Ajasin University,  Akungba-Akoko in 2019.He  was first employed by the Ondo State Ministry of Education as Education Officer ll in 1995 and by 2001, he joined the Council of Legal Education - Nigerian Law School,  Abuja as Administrative Officer I. He rose to the position of Senior Administrative Officer before he transferred his services to FUTA as Assistant Registrar in 2004. By dint of hard work, selfless service and commitment to the cause of the University, he rose through the ranks to the position of Deputy Registrar in 2017 and Director in the Registry of the University (FUTA) in 2022.

An astute administrator , Adeleye  has worked in major Units of the University Registry such as the Directorate of Establishment and Human Resources, Academic Affairs Division including the Senate and Admissions Division as well as the Examinations and Records Division), Student Affairs Division, School Administration, SERVICOM/Registrar's Office, Deputy Vice Chancellor's Office , Pensions and Statistics and School of Postgraduate Studies.

 Adeleye, who hails from  Akure and  an ordained Pastor in RCCG  is happily married with children.

The Registrar Designate will succeed Mr Richard Adeyinka Arifalo whose tenure comes to an end on May 31st , 2023


Adegbenro Adebanjo
Ag. Director,
Corporate Communications and Protocol