The Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, DIU, organized an industrial visit and tour to the industrial area of Meghna Group of Industries Limited in Meghnaghat, Sonargaon, Narayanganj, Dhaka on 15th January 2019.
Under the supervision of Mr. Asif Iqbal and Beauty Akter, Lecturer, Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, DIU, led the team. Around 15 students of the course Supply Chain Management was with them. Meghna Group welcomed the delegates and students and highly appreciate their initiatives
The students visited Sugar Mill, Cement Factory and Beverage plant which are industrial and production hub of Meghna Group of Bangladesh, a 700 acres area of
Mr. Syed Hassan Jamin, Sr DGM of Factory Complex presented a presentation and shown the documentary of Meghna Group regarding their production procedures and many aspects of technology and business in Bangladesh.
The students of the Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship were thrilled to observe the implementation of the theoretical concepts. These formed a part of their research and learning. Talking at the occasion Mr. Asif Iqbal, quoted “such sort of industrial excursions add up to the practical knowledge and exposure of these young minds. Only bookish knowledge doesn’t serve the entire purpose. I hope this legacy will continue in the future too”.
The Department of Innovation & Entrepreneurship arranges field visit on a regular basis. Students get practical ideas for their business and the visit to Meghna Group of Industries is a part of this attempt.