Jhenaidah Textile Engineering College (JTEC) is established under the project named as “Establishment of Jenaidah Textile Engineering College” under Ministry of Textiles and Jute. The executive agency is Directorate of Textiles (DOT). The original project implementation period was originally July/2011 to June/2014 which is extended by 2nd revision as July/2011 to June/2017. The first academic session starts from 2016-2017 with a capacity of 120 students of which about 25-30% is female.
The main objectives of the project are:
To produce executive level Textile Engineers for Textile, Jute and related industries in Bangladesh.
To create opportunity of self-employment as well as employment at home and abroad.
To contribute the poverty reduction program through creating employment.
To develop economy by providing skilled human resources.