Bangladesh University Of Textiles(BUTEX)

Newely emerged BANGLADESH UNIVERSITY OF TEXTILES in short BUTex. upgraded from College Of Textile Engineering & Technology is established for higher education in Textile as well as for research.College of Textile Technology, only one of its kind in the country, meet the growing need for Advanced Textile Engineering & Technology Education in Bangladesh as well as in the world. The College has a long past history. During the British colonial rule in 1921 a weaving school was established in Narinda, Dhaka to meet Textile Technician Education by offering artisan level course. It was named as east Bengal Textile Institute, which was upgraded to offer diploma course in Textile Technology and named as East Pakistan Textile Institute in 1940. In the year 1960, the institute was transferred to its present campus at Tejgaon Industrial Area. In 1978, the institute launched the 4-year bachelor degree in Textile Technology by affiliation with the University of Dhaka and renamed the Institute as College of Textile Technology. At 27 sept 2010 The House Of Parliament passed the "BANGLADESH TEXTILE UNIVERSITY ACT 2010".And now it is a public university and a field of highest platform for higher study,research.