RAJSHAHI- Two new more departments were opened in Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET) to meet the demands of present time. The new departments are: Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and Chemical and Food Process Engineering (CFPE), a RUET press release here said today.
ECE has been included in Electrical and Computer Engineering Faculty. This department will start its journey amid admission of 60 brilliant students in the current 2015-16 academic year. It is expected to become capable of generating skilled human resources in the field of ICT.
Meanwhile, CFPE has been incorporated in the faculty of Mechanical Engineering which is set to begin its journey through admission of 30 talented students in the current year. It is also expected that the department will play an effective role towards producing competent manpower in the field of food processing in the country.
Relating to opening of the two new departments Vice-chancellor Prof Rafiqul Alam Beg said the country is going towards digitization with competent leadership of the present government. So, the new departments will supplement the government endeavors.
Besides, the initiative will play due role towards innovating time-befitting technology in terms of safe food preservation and processing, he added.