BUFT Debate team participated in the Public Parliament National Debate Competition 2017 and became the 1st runner up. Total 32 public and private universities participated in the debate competition. At the end of the competition, the honorable Chief Guest, Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed, MP gave away Crests, Certificates and Cheques among winners. Honorable Commerce Minister spoke at the Grand Finale of Mock Parliament debate highlighted on People's confidence in the Election Commission.
The program held on January 13, 2018, at Tejgaon Bangladesh Film Development Corporation (BFDC), organized by Debate for Democracy and ATN Bangla. Chairman of Debate for Democracy Hassan Ahamed Chowdhury Kiron presided the programme.
BUFT celebrated the recognition of Bangabandhu’s 7th March speech as part of world’s documentary heritage by UNESCO, on November 25, 2017.
The celebration programs have been taken to inform people, particularly the students and future generations, about the national and international significance of the Bangabandhu’s March 7 speech.
Recently fifteen students from the various departments of BGMEA University of Fashion & Technology have been awarded ‘President Scholarship, China – 2017’ for pursuing masters programs at Wuhan Textile University, China under education collaboration agreement between BUFT and WTU.
The scholarship covers all educational, fooding and accommodation expenses. Students posed for a photo with Prof. Dr. Nizamuddin Ahmed, Vice Chancellor of BUFT, Prof. Dr. Engr. Ayub Nabi Khan, Pro Vice Chancellor of BUFT, ANM Rafiqul Alam, Registrar of BUFT at university premises recently before their departure for China for higher education.