Mr. Francis Olatunji Odutuga is the Acting Registrar and Secretary to the Governing Council of the University. He joined the services of the then Tai Solarin College of Education in June, 1992 as Assistant Registrar before the College transformed into a University and by dint of hard work, rose to the pinnacle of his career.

Mr. Odutuga, who is an Administrator par excellence, has served in various Units and Departments in the University. Until his appointment as the Acting Registrar, he was the Deputy Registrar, Establishments Division.

He attended Advanced Teachers’ College, Surulere, Lagos (Now Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education, Oto-Ijanikin), Lagos. As a result of his thirst for knowledge, he proceeded to the University of Lagos, Akoka, for his Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in Education where he graduated in 1985; he was also at the University of Benin, Benin-City where he graduated with a Master of Education (Educational Administration) in 1991.

The Acting Registrar belongs to numerous professional bodies; he is a Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Management; Member, Association of Nigerian University Professional Administrators (MANUPA); International Associate Member, Association of University Administrators (AUA), U.K; Certified Teacher (TRCN) and Associate Member, Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (ACIPM).

Mr. Odutuga is a widely-travelled Administrator and has attended numerous National and International conferences, trainings and seminars. As a community man, he is the Pacesetter President, Rotary Club of Ijebu Ode for the 2017/2018 Rotary Year and a host of others.

He loves Reading, Swimming and listening to good music.