Department of Industrial Engineering and Management

Industrial Engineering & Management (IEM) is now-a-days a greatly valued internationally recognized engineering department all over the world as an applied engineering discipline. It is one of the engineering degree awarding departments of Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET), launched its journey in post graduate and undergraduate programs from the year of 2001 and 2006, respectively. Started with 3o UG intake, now the number increased to 6o students from the academic session 2009-2010. However, IEM department offers undergraduate degree (B.Sc. Eng.) in IPE (Industrial & Production Engineering), while the postgraduate degree in IEM.

Industrial engineering is a discipline that integrates all the different aspects in service and production environment. Part of being an industrial engineer is learning how to balance changes. Industrial engineering discipline covers the analysis, design, installation, control, evaluation, and improvement of systems, in a manner that protects the integrity and health of the human, social, and natural ecologies.

The vision of the IEM department is to create leader who can be the country's industrial sector and who will take the country in the list of world's developed countries. All the activities of the department are planned in accordance with the vision. The academic curriculum is designed in such a way that it will strengthen the technical knowledge as well as leadership and creative capability of the students. These students will be the future leader of this country. The need of the 21st century is that someone has to express himself and communicates with others. An engineer has to have technical specialty as well as leading capability to guide the people under him. These leaders will change the scenery of the country's industrial development. The main reason behind the vision is to develop the country's industrial sector in an innovative and productive way. IEM department wants to create engineers who will have huge upper-hand than the traditional engineers.

The Department provides an outstanding research environment complemented by superior teaching for its students to flourish in. Within this period of time, the department produced many undergraduate research works, which were published in some world-recognized journals/Conferences.

Established : 01-10-2001
Head : Dr. Mihir Ranjan Halder
Location : New Academic Building
(Block-D, Ground and 1st floor)
Phone : +88041-2870054, +88041-769471(Ext-463)
Fax : +88041-774403
Email : headiem@kuet.ac.bd
No of Faculty : 24
No of Student : 340
Website: : /department/IEM
Degree Offered

B.Sc Eng , M.Sc Eng , Ph.D