By Modupe Gbadeyanka The 2016\/17 academic session of Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA), Ondo State, has formally commenced today following the approval by Senate of the institution. A statement issued by the school\u2019s spokesman, Mr Adegbenro Adebanjo, disclosed that online registration for all students of the university starts on Monday, December 12, 2016. However, Mr Adebanjo said students are expected to arrive on the campus on Tuesday, January 3, 2017, noting that the matriculation ceremony for new students will hold on Friday, January 27, 2017. He advised both old and fresh students to visit the institution\u2019s website to complete their registration formalities, warning them not to do so though unauthorised websites or individuals. Mr Adebanjo warned further that registration would end on Friday, January 20, 2017, while first semester examinations would be conducted from April 18 to May 10, 2017.