Dr. Sharfun Nahar Arju
Head, Dept. of Wet Process Engg
email: head.wpe@butex.edu.bd

Department of Wet Process Engineering

Welcome to the Department of Wet Process Engineering (WPE), Bangladesh University of Textiles (BUTEX). The department is involved in providing extensive knowledge and expertise in the processes and chemistry related to improve the aesthetic and functional values of fibre, yarn, fabric and garments. The mission of the department is to explore the conventional, modern and new technologies of textile processing areas such as textile wet preparation, dyeing, printing, finishing and environmental issues related to textile wet treatments. Our vision is to achieve highest Excellence in academic programs in the field of textile chemistry and its applications. We are committed to be an integral part in sustainable development of textile industry of Bangladesh.
On behalf of our department, I wish to offer my heartiest gratitude and congratulation to all the graduates and current students of our beloved department. I also wish to thank you for visiting our website.


The department of Wet Process Engineering was founded in 1960, to meet the increasing demand of know how people in textile dyeing industries of Bangladesh. The graduates from this department obtained top-notch position in their professions. The department reflects the dream and commitment of BUTEX in engaging research activities and collaboration with industry. The academic learning of the department includes strong practical programs such as laboratory experiments, internships, in-house projects, joint projects with industries. The course curriculum embraces fibre-forming polymer engineering, fibre characterization, as well as wet treatment and coloration of different forms of textiles such as fibre, yarn, fabric, and garments, etc. and textile finishing that involved to improve aesthetic and service value of textile goods.
The aim of the department is to promote employ-ability, entrepreneurship, leadership, research aptitude among the students to troubleshoot the industrial problems and developments of new technology without leaving footprint in environment and society.


B. Sc. in Textile Engineering (Wet Process)

  • Number of Seats: 80
  • Number of Semester: 08 (6 months each)
  • Total Credit: 166

For details and updates on admission procedure please visit this page.

M. Sc. in Textile Engineering (Wet Process)