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Textile Labs


The Department of Textile Engineering is equipped with five (5) labs among which four of them are present at the International University of Scholars campus and only one lab is located outdoor. 

The Yarn Manufacturing lab is located at Narsinghachar, Noakanda, Gozaria, Palash, Narshingdi. In this lab, students are able to learn about the yarn manufacturing processes. They can learn how to make lap, sliver, roving and yarns with the functions of different parts of various machineries.

A Fabric Manufacturing lab is located at room 1204 on campus and is open for all the departmental students. It has a semi-automatic power loom (Dobby loom), a socks making machine, flat V-bed knitting machine, Linking Machine and circular knitting machine. Students can learn how to make plain woven fabrics, knit fabrics practically with different designs.

On the 14th floor (1401 no. room) A Wet Processing Lab is situated. A sample dyeing machine with required dyes, chemicals and equipment’s are placed in well decoration. Also Printing equipment’s, chemicals are available. In this lab students can dye and print different types of fabrics in various pragmatic ways.

An Apparel Manufacturing Lab is located at 20th floor, 2001 number room which is designed with various automatic apparel manufacturing machineries such as industrial plain sewing, flatlock, 4 threads overlock and kansai stitch machines. These machineries are used to prepare shirts, pants, T-shirts and polo-shirts etc. With these practical practices and machines, students able to learn to make all types of garments.

Another most important lab for the department is the Textile Testing and Quality Control Lab which is located at 12th floor on room number 1202. There are various textile testing machines which are available for students to test the yarn count, strength, fabric counting, fabric thickness, color fastness to rubbing, GSM test, moisture, TPI, and color fastness assessment with grey scale etc.

In the near future, Department of Textile Engineering is planning to add more required facilities with modern equipments  such as automatic printing machine and spectrophotometer for colour fastness and accurate recipe calculation of coloration process in the above-mentioned laboratories.