Certificate in WGM

Certificate in Woven Garment Merchandising
  • The objective of this course is to provide the students the technical knowledge and enhance skills to cope up with the multidimensional requirement of woven merchandising in apparel manufacturing industries and buying houses. The course is specially designed to provide the recipients with the theoretical and practical issues that prevail in the RMG sector and to make the students competent and confident to work the RMG related fields. After successful completion of the course a student is expected to develop an understanding of the intricacy of buying, merchandising, garment manufacture technology, and fashion range of the global trends in the RMG sector.The duration of the course of 6 months with 120 hours of theoretical & practical class along with factory visit. Students can enroll either in day or evening shift. There will be two classes per week of 3 hours duration. Course fee is TK. 35,000.00 (Taka thirty five thousand) payable in one installment at the time of admission. Students are admitted twice in year; one in January-June semester and other in July-December semesters.

    Topics :

    #  Introduction to apparel industry;

    #  Concept of merchandising fiber, yarn & fabric;

    # Fabric dying printing & finishing; textile testing & finishing;

    # Trims & accessories; sourcing materials; sewing technology;

    # Basic concept of pattern making; cutting room technology;

    # Production planning & control; work study; finishing room management;

    # International dimension of fashion marketing;

    # Lab dips; sample management; garment washing;

    # Consumption (fabric; trims & accessories);

    # Garment costing: order negotiation & pricing;

    #  Purchase contract analysis; freight calculation; order follow up;

    # Potential sourcing of buyers; export/import process; commercial documentation;

    # Correspondence & international trade terminology;

    # Total quality control in apparel manufacturing; standard method of final inspection & AQL; understanding care instruction & symbols;

    # Factory compliance & code of conduct; ISO; and internship;

    Admission eligibility : Graduate or equivalent degree H.S.C or equivalent with 5 years working experience.