Office of the Head of Department (Computer Engineering)


The Head of DepartmentEngr. Dr. Jonathan Gana Kolo received Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng) Degree in Electrical Engineering from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria; Masters of Science (M.Sc.) Degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Telecommunication option) from the University of Lagos, Lagos; Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree from The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus. He is a Registered Engineer with the Council for the Regulations of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), and a Corporate Member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE).
Dr. Kolo is currently a Senior Lecturer and Head of Computer Engineering Department, Federal University of Technology, Minna where he has being since 1995. He has been involved in teaching and research. His wealth of experience in teaching and research spanned over 21 years at both Postgraduate and undergraduate levels. His research interests are majorly in the areas of Wireless Sensor Networks, Embedded Systems, Electronics, Digital Signal Processing, Intelligent Systems, Digital Image processing and Communication Engineering. His Research results are published in several peer- reviewed papers.
Dr. Kolo has won some awards both at the national and international level. Some of which are: Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) Scholarship Award of the Federal Government of Nigeria – to undertake doctoral study at the University of Nottingham; MISTI (MIT International Science and Technology Initiatives) Africa Empowering the Teachers (ETT) Fellowship of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA – to understudy the mode (& dynamics) of curricula development and content delivery at MIT during the Spring Semester of 2014. During that period I observed instruction in my discipline & subjects that helped me to develop courses based on problem-solving and student-centered approach inspired by equivalent courses at MIT.
Dr. Kolo has served in several committees within and outside the University community. He has also served as External Examiner to some Polytechnics running Computer Engineering programmes in Nigeria. He has supervised several Bachelor, Master and Doctorate degrees theses.

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 VISION
The Department of Computer Engineering is structured to become a world class academic Centre of Excellence in Computer Engineering Training and Research.

MISSION
The Department of Computer Engineering will build capacity and develop human capital to high level through pragmatic and dynamic training, research and developmental services of high standards in the field of Computer Engineering that meet the demands of the society and will stand the test of time and space.

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