Welcome to the Department of NAME
The Department of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (NAME) starts its journey at BUET in 1971. The program of study in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering covers the diversified range starting from ship/ floating body hull to exploration of opportunities for harnessing all kinds of resources from the sea. Such topics as the form, strength, stability, sea keeping qualities, resistance and propulsion of ships/ floating bodies, economic aspects of design and operation of ship/floating body, and many courses of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, civil engineering, and metallurgical engineering are covered. Other subjects of concern are fundamental of the physical sciences and mathematics, Humanities, and Social sciences. Since the design of a modern ship or any marine system of whatever configuration or function encompasses many engineering fields, graduates of this department are called upon to handle diverse professional responsibilities.
Message from Head of the Department
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (NAME) is the only department in Bangladesh of its kind which plays a pioneering role in education and research in its respective field. It houses top-class faculties, who are well educated and well-trained from top-class universities in the world, in the various branches of Naval Architecture, Marine Engineering, and Ocean Engineering. The department has fifty years of history of excellence in undergraduate and postgraduate study and research in the field of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering. The department provides well-equipped modern laboratory and computing facilities where the students can learn and demonstrate their theoretical knowledge. The department is always maintaining a very friendly and congenial atmosphere for teaching and research for both undergraduate and postgraduate level students. The syllabus and the course curricula are continuously updated by the department keeping pace with the world demand and similarities with the universities of Asia, Europe, and North America. The department offers B. Sc., M. Sc., and Ph. D. programs in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (NAME). The number of intakes for each year in B. Sc. Engg. program is 55 and M. Sc. program is around 30. The department is consistently evolving itself towards outcome-based quality education and is significantly contributing towards the economic development of Bangladesh through promotional and collaborative activities with many local and overseas organizations. Over the years, the department is relentlessly producing the brightest and most brilliant graduates in the field and is also providing expert professional services to many reputed Governmental and private organizations all over the country with a strong reputation. Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (NAME) department is committed to provide all possible kinds of support towards generating new knowledge through research and innovation, resolving national challenges, and benefiting mankind using its resources.