The Federal University of Technology, Minna is a tertial institution set up by the federal government to bridge the gap in knowledge that had existed in the field of science and technology in time past. The university has courses that are centred on technological educations.
Upon completion of the five years study of Bachelor in Law (LLB), LLB graduates will proceed to the Nigerian Law School where they will be taught the practice of the law.
During the time of Alhaji Shehu Shagari as the head of civilian government in 1980, one of the policy trusts in education moved a motion for the creation of technological Universities.
Nigeria, a country rich in crude oil with millions of barrels of crude being produced daily, has had a gap in knowledge between the resources exploitation and the people who have in-depth experience of the crude and it resources.