I welcome you to the Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola (MAUTECH) formerly known as Federal University of Technology, Yola. I congratulate you for selecting MAUTECH. In doing so, you have become part of a tradition of excellence that is placing MAUTECH in the sportlight locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally. In fact, since its establishment in 1981, MAUTECH has continued to grow as a centre for teaching and research in Pure and Applied Sciences, Agriculture, Engineering, Management and Information Technology and related desciplines. Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola prides itself in providing a calm university environment that is rich in experience and has continued to attract a large number of applicants within Nigeria and neighbouring countries who annually seek admission into its academic programmes. You are therefore, privileged to be selected to study in this young but potentially great university.