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EXECUTIVE DEVELOPMENT CENTER, SEIP OF EWU ARRANGED 4th LECTURE SERIES UNDER TRANCHE 3

Executive Development Center (EDC) of East West University (EWU) arranged the fourth Lecture Series (LF22-3) for the Graduate Diploma in Leather and Footwear Management. The program was held at S. M. Nousher Ali Lecture Gallery, Room # 126, East West University, Dhaka- 1212 on Saturday, 12 November 2022. The main purpose of this series program is to increase the industry-academia collaboration, exchange knowledge, sharing the very first-hand experiences, and ensuring the updated cutting-edge course contents for the trainees, who are actively participated in the GDLFM program.

The Keynote speaker of the 4th Lecture Series (LF22-3) was Mr. Mohammad Mazharul Islam, Senior Director of Manufacturing, Advance Manufacturing Group. He delivered the valuable lecture on ‘Managing the DISRUPTION and Reshaping the Supply chain’. There were several aspects of disruption in the leather and footwear supply chain that he discussed, as well as some suggestions for reshaping these disruptions.

A large group of students from batch 6, 7, 8 & 9 and EDC officials attended the program. The participating students had a lively discussion session with the speakers.

 

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Admission to Graduate Diploma in Leather and Footwear Management for Tranche-3

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Executive Development Center (EDC)
Skills for Employment Investment Program for Leather and Footwear Sector in Bangladesh
Ministry of Finance, Government of Bangladesh & East West University

Admission to Graduate Diploma in Leather and Footwear Management for Tranche-3


Last Date of Application: 01 December 2022


East West University is offering a Graduate Diploma in Leather and Footwear Management sponsored by the Ministry of Finance, Government of Bangladesh for the fresh graduates and the existing executives working in the leather and footwear sector with a view to address the efficiency and skill gaps prevailing in the leather and footwear sector in Bangladesh.

 

Course Features:

  • No course fee is required
  • Per diems will be provided
  • Duration of the program is 9 months
  • Classes will be held on Friday, Saturday (evening) and Tuesday (evening) each week
  • Internship allowance will be provided to each trainee for 3 months

 

Application Procedure:

  • Please collect and drop the admission form through email at the following address:  admission-edc@ewubd.edu  or, at the EDC-SEIP office, room # 269, East West University, Plot No. A/2, Jahurul Islam City, Aftabnagar, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh (from 11:00 AM– 4:30 PM) (Everyday)
  • Only short-listed applicants will be called for the next selection process

 

Eligibility Criteria:

  • An applicant must have at least a Bachelor Degree in any discipline from a UGC approved university or an institution
  • He or she must also obtain minimum 5 points in combination based on previous examination results. The calculation of the points is as follows:

SSC

HSC Bachelor

Div/GPA

Point

Div/GPA Point Div/CGPA

Point

1st/GPA≥4.0

3

1st/GPA≥4.0 3 1st /CGPA≥3.0 3
2nd /3.0≤GPA<4.0

2

2nd /3.0≤GPA<4.0

2

2nd /3.0>CGPA≥2.5

2

3rd /2.0≤GPA<3.0 1 3rd /2.0≤GPA<3.0 1 3rd /2.5>CGPA≥2.0

1

 

  • Maximum age limit is 35 years for fresh graduates and 45 years for leather industry executives
  • Anyone ever receives training from SEIP for two weeks or above is not entitled to enroll/apply for this course until completion of one year after the training.
  • Having IT knowledge is encouraged to apply.

 

 

Females and Ethnic groups are encouraged to apply


 

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Executive Development Center (EDC), Study Tour of Batch 6, Batch 7, Batch 8 and Batch 9

Executive Development Center (EDC), East West University (EWU) organized a study tour for the students of Batch 6, Batch 7, Batch 8 and Batch 9 of the Graduate Diploma in Leather and Footwear Management (GDLFM) program under Tranche 3.

Students participated enthusiastically in the industry visits. They actively observed, and earned practical experiences from industry environment. All of the students visit the four leading industries in the leather and footwear sector in Bangladesh – Picard Bangladesh Limited (November 4, 2022) Apex Footwear Limited (November 5, 2022), Blue Ocean Footwear Limited (November 05, 2022) and Leatherex Footwear Industries Limited (November 5, 2022). In this study tour, seventy eight trainees participated, and they also shared their experiences with their faculty members.

 

 

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Orientation Program (Batch 8 and 9), Tranche 3

The Executive Development Center (EDC) of East West University (EWU) arranged an orientation program for the Graduate Diploma in Leather and Footwear Management students. The orientation program for Fall 2022 was held on 12 October 2022. The orientation program of EDC, SEIP was attended by distinguished guests, Professor Dr. M. M. Shahidul Hassan, Vice Chancellor, EWU, & Advisor, EDC, as the chief guest, Dr. Md. Sanwar Jahan Bhuiyan, Joint Secretary & Deputy Executive Project Director (DEPD) (Private -1), SEIP, Finance Division, Ministry of Finance, Government of Bangladesh as the special guest. Dr. Tanbir Ahmed Chowdhury, Director, EDC, and Professor, Department of Business Administration, EWU, chaired the program. A numerical number of students, teachers and officials were also attended in the program.

 

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Visits of ADB team

A team of Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Ministry of Finance (MOF), Government of Bangladesh has been visited to East West University, Dhaka- 1212, Bangladesh on 22 August 2022.

Mr. Md. Zahidul Haque, Consultant, Asian Development Bank, Former, Additional Secretary and Former, Executive Project Director (EPD), Skills for Employment Investment Program (SEIP), Finance Division, Ministry of Finance, Government of Bangladesh, Mr. Mohammed Walid Hossain, Joint Secretary, Budget-4, Finance Division, Ministry of Finance, Government of Bangladesh, Ms. Sunhwa Lee, Principal Social Sector Specialist, South Asia Human and Social Development Division, Asian Development Bank, Dr. Arun R. Joshi, Consultant, Asian Development Bank, Founder Director, Center for Human Assets, Chief Executive Officer, Leadership Academy Nepal, Principal Consultant – Education, International Development Institute (IDI), Professor Dr. M.M. Shahidul Hassan, Vice Chancellor, East West University and Advisor, Executive Development Center, East West University, Professor Dr. Tanbir Ahmed Chowdhury, Director, Executive Development Center and Professor, Department of Business Administration, East West University, Professor Dr. Anup Chowdhury, Deputy Director, Executive Development Center and Professor, Department of Business Administration, East West University, Dr. Mohammad Mojammel Al Hakim, Professor, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, East West University, Dr. Mohammad Rezwanul Huq, Assistant Director, Executive Development Center, Skills for Employment Investment Program & Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, East West University, Mr. Biplob Kumar Nandi, Assistant Director, Executive Development Center, Skills for Employment Investment Program & Senior Lecturer, Department of Economics, East West University were present during the meeting at the East West University.

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EXECUTIVE DEVELOPMENT CENTER, SEIP OF EWU ARRANGED 2nd LECTURE SERIES UNDER TRANCHE 3

Executive Development Center (EDC) of East West University (EWU) arranged the third Lecture Series (LF22-2) for the Graduate Diploma in Leather and Footwear Management. The program was held at S. M. Nousher Ali Lecture Gallery, Room # 126, East West University, Dhaka- 1212 on Saturday, 06 August 2022. The main purpose of this series program is to increase the industry-academia collaboration, exchange knowledge, sharing the very first-hand experiences, and ensuring the updated cutting-edge course contents for the trainees, who are actively participated in the GDLFM program.

The Keynote speaker of the 3rd Lecture Series (LF22-2) was Mst. Rezbin Begum, Owner, Peoples Leather Industries. She delivered a valuable lecture on “Entrepreneurship Development”. She highlighted different aspects of the leather and footwear sector for a beginner who want to start new business in this field.

A large group of students from batch 4, 5, 6 & 7 and EDC officials attended the program. The participating students had a lively discussion session with the speakers.

 

 

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EXECUTIVE DEVELOPMENT CENTER, SEIP OF EWU ARRANGED A DAY-LONG TRAINING SESSION AT CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR LEATHER SKILL BANGLADESH LIMITED (COEL)

Executive Development Center (EDC), East West University (EWU) arranged a day-long training session for the students enrolled in the course, LF 804: Pattern Making and Product Designing at Centre of Excellence for Leather Skill Bangladesh Limited (COEL), Kaliakoir, Gazipur on July 30, 2022 (Saturday) for the students of Batch 4 and Batch 5 of the Graduate Diploma in Leather and Footwear Management (GDLFM) program under Tranche 3.

The purpose of this training session is to demonstrate the practical aspects of the Industry-specific courses of the Graduate Diploma in Leather and Footwear Management (GDLFM) program and to promote industry-academia collaboration & first-hand industry experience.

There are 36 trainees from Batch 4 and 5 were participated in this session. The trainees were accompanied by course instructor Mr. Md. Golam Shahnewaz, Vice President- Footwear and Products Division, Concord Ventures Group and Mr. Biplob Kumar Nandi, Assistant Director of EDC-SEIP. The trainees thought that this session would help them a lot in their professional life.

 

 

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Consultation Workshop for Promoting Executive Development Program in EWU

A stakeholder consultation workshop on the Graduate Diploma in Leather and Footwear Management (GDLFM) for Promoting Executive Development Program held on 18 June 2022 at S. M. Nousher Ali Lecture Gallery at East West University. The workshop was organized by the Skills for Employment Investment Program (SEIP) and it was assisted by Barnamala Communication Limited & Viscom Communication Limited.

The chief guest of the program was Mr. Md. Ekhlasur Rahman, Additional Secretary, and Executive Project Director (EPD), Skills for Employment Investment Program (SEIP), Ministry of Finance, Government of Bangladesh, and the special guest was Mr. Syed Nasim Manzur, President, Leathergoods And Footwear Manufacturers & Exporters Association of Bangladesh (LFMEAB). The program was chaired by Professor Dr. Tanbir Ahmed Chowdhury, Director, Executive Development Center, East West University.

Dr. Md. Sanwar Jahan Bhuiyan, Joint Secretary and Deputy Executive Project Director (DEPD) (Private-1), Skills for Employment Investment Program (SEIP), Ministry of Finance, Government of Bangladesh delivered a presentation on the Executive Development Program (EDP) of the SEIP, Ministry of Finance. The Special guest also delivered a speech on the prospects of the GDLFM program and changes in future industry-academia collaborations.

The EDC-SEIP members of EWU, members of the association, stakeholders from the leather & footwear industry, and successful & potential trainees of the GDLFM program were also present in the workshop.

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Curriculum Review Regarding 4IR

Executive Development Center (EDC), East West University (EWU) arranged an open discussion session on Curriculum Review Regarding 4ir, on Wednesday, 15 June 2022 at East West University.

A significant industry expert, faculties and EDC members were present during the session. All of the eminent experts provided on their valuable opinions and suggestions to upgrading contents, including new courses inclusion. Since the future works and industry operations change rapidly due to the technological advancement & automation, the experts focus on this aspect. They also emphasized on the courses that related to the global supply chain management, digital marketing, enterprise resource planning (ERP) for floor management, design and quality assurance.

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Admission Result of Batch 6 and Batch 7 (Summer 2022 intake)

RESULT of ADMISSION, SUMMER 2022

Graduate Diploma in Leather and Footwear Management (GDLFM) Program 

Candidates bearing the following serial numbers (according to admission form) have qualified for Admission in  Batch 6 and Batch 7 of the GDLFM Program.

001 006 009 018 020 022 023 024 027 029
033 035 038 040 041 042 045 047 050 053
055 057 059 060 061 062 066 074 076 078
081 082 083 084 085 087 092 096 301 304
307 308 309 310 311 313 314 316 317 318
319 320 322 323 328 332 334 337 338 339
340 345 346 348 351 352        

Important Notes:

The qualified candidates are requested to report to Executive Development Center (EDC), Skills for Employment Investment Program (SEIP) office room # 266 for admission during April 10, 2022 (Sunday) to April 13, 2022 (Wednesday) from 11.00 a.m.-3.30 p.m. and April 17, 2022 (Sunday) to April 20, 2022 (Wednesday) from 11.00 a.m.-3.30 p.m. along with documents below:

  1. Copy of National Identity (NID) Card.
  2. Recent 3 (three) copies of photograph.
  3. Experience Certificate (if applicable).
  4. Letter of No Objection Certificate (if applicable).
  5. Photocopy of all Academic Certificates and Transcripts/ Marksheets.
  6. COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate.
  7. Information for student ID card (attached herewith).
  8. Information of Bank Account (attached herewith).

Important dates to remember (time will be announced later):

May 12, 2022 Thursday Orientation Program (Participation is mandatory)
May 13, 2022 Friday First Day of Classes

Result of Admission_GDLFM_EDC, EWU

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