Industry-academia agreement signed  between BUFT and Textown Group


With the aim of providing contemporary education to students and creating competent graduates suitable for industrial establishments, BUFT and Textown Group signed an industry-academia partnership agreement.

 The agreement signing ceremony was held recently at the university premises in Nishatnagar, Turag.

Both parties are hopeful that the signed agreements will play a major role in education and research and will especially help students in the future to develop into qualified and well-rounded graduates.

The agreements were signed by the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the University, Mr. Shafiul Islam Mohiuddin, MP, and Anowar Hossain Manik Managing Director of Textown Group.  Other members of the Board of Trustees, including Mr. Mohammed Nasir and Mr. Abdullah Hil Rakib, were also present at the ceremony. BUFT Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. S. M. Mahfuzur Rahman, Pro Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Eng. Ayub Nabi Khan, Treasurer Dr. Abdul Jalil, Deans, Rafia Anowar, Director,Textown Group and Sakkaf Mohammad, Director of Glamour Dresses Ltd(GDL)and Officers attended the program.

Textown Group led by its visionary Founder and Managing Director, Anowar Hossain Manik holds a prominent position as the country’s leading exporter of Readymade Garments (RMG). He was the former director of BGMEA (term of 2015 – 2019).