since 1921....





I welcome all fresh and stale students to the departmental webpage with objective of providing useful information about the Agricultural Engineering Department of Federal College of Agriculture, Moor Plantation, Ibadan Nigeria.

If you are a newly admitted student , a parent who is seeking one of the best schools for his or her child, or a serious minded product of a secondary school who is considering options of where next to school, or you are just a curious observer, you will certainly find this booklet useful in many respects.

The department offers three basic academic programmes namely National Diploma (ND) in Agricultural Engineering Technology, Higher National Diploma (HND) in Agricultural Engineering (Farm Power and Machinery Option) and Higher National Diploma (HND) in Agricultural Engineering (Post Harvest Technology Option).

These three programmes have been fully accredited by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE).

The resources available in the department include a highly trained and dedicated staff comprising engineers, scientists, technologists, administrators and other supporting staff; highly stocked and well maintained workshops and laboratories; research fields, learning-compliant classrooms, excellent computer facilities with direct and 24-hrs access to the world wide web.

The lecturers are highly published, widely recognized and collaborate very well with their colleagues in the agricultural engineering field nationally and internationally to ensure that they remain at the cutting edge of knowledge.

The maintenance of high standards in training and research is a well established tradition in the agricultural engineering department. Graduates of our department are very highly sought after, regardless of whether they go directly to the labour force or to the universities to earn higher degrees.

We welcome you whole heartedly to our department and sincerely hope that you will partake of the life changing education which we offer and which generations of our products have experienced are making use of in their respective fields of endeavour.

Engr. Dr. T.A Ilori

Head of Department