Department of Textile Engineering

Program Details

Welcome to Textile Engineering

At a Glance

Faculty : Faculty of Science & Engineering
Department : Dept. of Textile Engineering
Program : Textile Engineering
Duration : 4 Years (12 Semesters)
Total Credit : 164
Cademic System : Open Credit Hour System


Entry Requirements

Minimum CGPA 2.5 in both SSC and HSC having Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or five subjects in O-Level and three subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) in A-Level with an average grade of B. Candidates having diploma in engineering with good grades would be given credit exemption in accordance with the guideline of UGC of Bangladesh.

Course Curriculum

Distribution of Credit Hours :

Year Firsty Semester Second Semester Third Semester Total
01 14 16 15 45
02 16 14 15 45
03 15 14 16 45
04 12 14 03 29

Grading System

Northern University Bangladesh has adopted Uniform Grading Policy as suggested by University Grants Commission of Bangladesh.

Numerical Grade Letter Grade Grade Point
80% and above A+(A plus)






75% to less than 80% A(A regular) 3.75
70% to less than 75% A-(A minus) 3.50
65% to less than 70% B+(B plus) 3.25
60% to less than 65% B(B regular) 3.00
55% to less than 60% B-(B minus) 2.75
50% to less than 55% C+(C plus) 2.50
45% to less than 50% C (C regular) 2.25
40% to less than 45% D 2.00
Less than 40% F 0.00


Extraordinary Course Status Letter Grade
Incomplete I
Withdrawn W
Exemption E
Performance Evaluation

The total performance of a student in theoretical and practical courses is evaluated based on a scheme given below:

Evaluation Criteria Weights
Class Participation (attendance, homework) 20
Quiz 00
Midterm 30
Presentation/Assignment 00
Final 50
Total Points 100


Career Scope

You may not know what a textile engineer does, but you're essentially involved with their expertise on a daily basis. Let’s find out more about the profession and how textile engineering can help you in building a better and secured career.

Textile is the leading sector in Bangladesh in terms of foreign currency earnings. It contributes to more than 80% of total export earnings. At present around 4 million people are working in nearly 6000 garments factories and the demand of textile engineers is increasing radically with the rapid growth of the garments sector.

Degrees in textile engineering can dress up your career.  It's an occupation with job security and excellent career opportunities. Textile industries, garments industries, buying houses, multinational companies, BGMEA, BKMEA, BTMC, BSTI, BJMC, and Banks etc. are always looking for qualified textile engineers. In addition to that scholarship for higher studies in Japan, Germany, UK, USA, China, Canada and many other countries are also available. So it will be an excellent choice to be a Textile engineer to make a better and secured career.

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