Chittagong BGMEA Institute of Fashion & technology is a prime institute of Bangladesh, established in 2002 by BGMEA aimed to generate human resource with technical knowledge for RMG sector. Since 2002, CBIFT has been providing diploma, certificate, and short courses. Under the context of present globalization scenario, from 2013 it started functioning with the affiliation of National University by offering 4 years B.Sc (Hons) course in Apparel Manufacture & Technology, Fashion Design & Technology program. These Programs are designed with the objective to develop competent Technical professionals for meeting the demands of the RMG sector.
CBIFT is situated in BGMEA Bhaban at South Khulshi, a prime location of Chittagong Metropolitan City, having good communication network with all areas of Bangladesh. It occupies about 16,000 sft of floor space for fully air-conditioned classrooms, laboratory, library, faculty rooms, students’ common room, and office rooms. The laboratories include computer lab, CAD lab, sewing lab, textile testing lab, pattern and product development lab, etc. There is a library with rich collection of books and journals, Students have the Broadband Internet access free of cost, classrooms are facilitated with overhead projectors, multimedia, and other teaching aids.
Beside formal academic activities CBIFT students regularly participate in different extra-curricular activities, such as sports, cultural program and co-curricular activities. CBIFT students organize regular fashion shows with their created dresses and act as model in the fashion shows.
Considering the future demand, CBIFT is planning for academic and infrastructural expansion. As part of the academic expansion, we are also planning to organize 4 years B.Sc. Honors course in Knitwear Manufacture & Technology, Textile Engineering, Textile Management, MBA, and Diploma in various subjects related with RMG sector. CBIFT has collaboration with many international organizations like German Technical Cooperation (giz).
Chittagong BGMEA Institute of Fashion & Technology (CBIFT) situated at BGMEA Building, South khulshi, a prime location of Chittagong Metropolitan City. It is formed by BGMEA in 2013 to generate future leaders of RMG sectors in Bangladesh. It is offering B.Sc. Honor’s Program in Apparel Manufacture and Technology (AMT) and Fashion Design & Technology (FDT) in affiliation with National University. CBIFT governing body comprises high qualified members of BGMEA and NU.
CBIFT occupies about 16000 sft floor space of fully air conditioned classrooms, laboratory, library, faculty rooms, students common room, and office rooms. The laboratories include computer lab, CAD lab, sewing lab, textile testing lab, pattern and product development lab etc. There is a library with rich collections of books and journals. Students have the broadband Internet access free of cost, classrooms are facilitated with overhead projector multimedia and other teaching aids. CBIFT is the only corporate member of “The Textile Institute (TI), UK” in Chittagong. CBIFT signed MoU with BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology (BUFT). CBIFT has collaboration with many international organizations like German Technical Cooperation’s (giz).