BGMEA Institute of Fashion and Technology is one of the private institutes in Bangladesh located at Uttara, Dhaka-1230. The nickname of the university is BUFT.
It was established with the objective of creating skilled human resources for the raising Ready Made Garments Sector of Bangladesh. Garments sector has been growing very rapidly in Bangladesh and it needs many skilled human resources in various fields especially in merchandising, fashion and design. Hence establishment of such a university was call of time. With the increasing need of knowledgeable human resource in Bangladesh, the university was established in the year 1999 by BGMEA. In the year 2001 it got affiliation with National University of Bangladesh to provide its education. The institute has collaboration with many international bodies including UNIDO, EU, GTZ, and SEDF. They have been working in collaboration to improve the RMG sector of Bangladesh.
Vision and Mission
The vision of the institute is to establish itself as the center of excellence to build up technically efficient people for the RMG, Apparel and Allied sectors of home and abroad.
The mission of the institute is to build up and maintain a state of art institute for training, research and development.
Subjects and Departments
The institute provides graduate, undergraduate, diploma and various short courses to the students. The undergraduate program include B.sc in AMT (Apparel Manufacturing), FDT (Fashion Design), KMT (Knitwear Manufacturing), TE (Textile Engineering), TM (Textile Management), BBA. The major programs of the institute include B.sc and MBA program. The MBA program is held in the evening in Apparel Merchandising. The MBA, BBA, and B.sc programs of the institute are monitored and governed by the institute and National University.
Facilities For the Students
The institute has about 50000 square feet area with its own campus. The campus has classrooms, laboratory, library, auditorium, faculty rooms, student’s common rooms, and office rooms. It has computer lab, CAD laboratory, Knit, Sewing, Textile, Pattern lab and Product development lab. The institute has a huge library with about 4000 books and journals. The campus has very fast internet facility for the students and its faculties. The labs of the institute are well equipped with modern machineries and equipments. The classrooms have multimedia facility with overhead projectors, Air condition and good sound system.
Admission Procedure and Eligibility
The candidates who want to apply for admission in B.sc level must have minimum GPA 2.5 in both SSC and HSC examination. For admission Science Background is Preferable.
The O level and A Level students must have completed consecutively 5 subjects and 2 subjects with minimum point B grade.
Break of more than two years between studies is not acceptable. The aspiring candidate must collect the admission form from the admission office paying Tk. 700 and submit the duly filled up admission form with all the mentioned documents.
Campus Location and Contact Information
BUFT, S.R Tower
105 Uttara Model Town, Sector-7, Dhaka-1230
Phone: 58950986, 58950987
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information regarding the institute, please visit the official website of the institute or contact with the given contact information.