Principal Officers at the meeting of Tuesday, 19th April, 2011, received the report of the Acting Head of the Department of Applied Geology on the Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (Minna 2011).
Members noted noted the accomplishments of the Department of Applied Geology as:
- The Best Organised Students Chapter in Nigeria
- The Second Best B.Tech Thesis in Nigeria - won by Miss O.A. Duvbiama (AGY/05/6014) with the Thesis titled -\"Hydro- Geochemical Study of Groundwater in Northwestern Part of Akure Township, Ondo State\";
- Best 2010 M.Tech Thesis in Thesis in Nigeria - won by Mr. T.A. Adesina (AGY/99/3695) - with the thesis titled \"Reconnaissance Geochemical Soil Survey in Gbongan-Odeyinka-Orileowu Area, Osun State, Nigeria\".