Bachelor of KMM

Bachelor of Knitwear Merchandising & Merchandising (KMM)

 Bachelor of Knitwear Merchandising & Merchandising is a four year program designed to provide the students a sound foundation in the technology and managerial aspects of knitwear manufacturing (Cut & Sew Knitwear and Fully-Fashioned Knitwear). This is an extensive program which offers the students the privilege to learn the whole process of knitwear manufacturing, quality control, compliance, knitwear dyeing and printing and knitwear merchandising. After successful completion of the courses, students will be professionally competent to choose their career as Quality Assurance Manager, Sample Room Manager, Supply Chain Manager, Industrial Engineer, Merchandiser, Production Manager, Factory Manager, Compliance Manager, and so on.

COURSE STRUCTURE

 Name of the Program: Bachelor of Knitwear Merchandising & Merchandising (KMM)

  • Total Credits : Full-Time (140 credit hours program)
  • Duration: Four -Years (08 Semesters of six months each, i.e., Spring and Fall)
  • Eligibility Criteria: SSC/equivalent & HSC/ equivalent any background. (CGPA as per UGC rules) 
  • Number of Seats:  Depending on the physical and teaching facilities available, to be determined by the Department Knitwear Manufacture & Merchandising of the University from time to time.
  • Grading Policy: As per UGC approved university grading policy.
  • Passing Grade and Graduation Policy: Minimum passing grade for KMM degree will be CGPA of 2.50 in a scale of 4.00. The degree requirement must be completed within 7 (Seven) years.

The KMM program will be of 140 credits as follows:

1st Year 1st Semester

SL Course Code Course Title Credits

 

Theoretical Courses
1 KMM 111 Intro. to Fashion & Knitwear Industry in Bangladesh 3.0
2 KMM 113 Fiber Science 3.0
3 PHY 111 Fundamentals of Physics 3.0
4 CHEM 111 Fundamentals of Chemistry 3.0
5 ENG 111 Basic English 3.0
6 BNG 111 Bangla Bhasha 3.0
PRACTICAL COURSES
7 PHY 112 Fundamentals of Physics (Lab) 1.5
8 CHEM 112 Fundamentals of Chemistry (Lab) 1.5
9 FDT 112 Elements of Design (Lab) 1.5
Total 22.5

 1st Year 2nd Semester

SL Course Code Course Title Credits

 

Theoretical Courses
1 KMM 121 Yarn Manufacturing Engineering 3.0
2 ENG 121 English Communication & Composition 3.0
3 MATH 124 Fundamentals of Mathematics 2.0
4 STAT 321 Introduction to Statistics 2.0
5 SOC 111 Bangladesh Studies 3.0
6 BUS 125 Fashion Marketing 3.0
PRACTICAL COURSES
7 KMM 122 Yarn Manufacturing Engineering (Lab) 1.5
8 FDT 124 Fashion Illustration (Lab) 1.5
Total 19.0

2nd Year 1st Semester

SL Course Code Course Title Credits

 

Theoretical Courses
1 KMM 211 Knit Fabric Manufacturing Engineering 3.0
2 KMM 213 Special Knit Fabric & Finishes 3.0
3 KMM 215 Clothing Materials & Store Management 3.0
4 BUS 317 Corporate Social Responsibility 3.0
PRACTICAL COURSES
5 KMM 212 Knit Fabric Manufacturing Engineering (Lab) 1.5
6 KMM 214 Special Knit Fabric & Finishes(Lab) 1.5
7 KMM 216 Basic Knit Based Pattern -(Lab) 1.5
8 CSE 112 Basic Computing (e-Professional- Lab) 2.0
Total 18.5

 

2nd Year 2nd Semester

SL Course Code Course Title Credits

 

Theoretical Courses
1 KMM 221 Knit Fabric Dyeing, Printing & Finishes- Part I 3.0
2 KMM 223 Sample and Finishing Room Management for Knit Industry 2.0
3 KMM 225 Sewing Technology for Knit Garments 3.0
4 KMM 227 Cutting Room Technology for Knit Industry 3.0
5 IPE 229 Knitwear Production Engineering 3.0
PRACTICAL COURSES
6 KMM 222 Knit Fabric Dyeing, Printing & Finishes- Part I (Lab) 1.5
7 KMM 226 Sewing Technology for Knit Garments (Lab) 1.5
8 KMM 224 Advanced Knit Based Pattern (Lab) 1.5
Total 18.5

3rd Year 1st Semester

SL Course Code Course Title Credits

 

Theoretical Courses
1 KMM 311 Knit Fabric Dyeing, Printing & Finishes- Part II 3.0
2 KMM 313 Fully Fashioned Knitwear Technology 3.0
3 KMM 315 Cut & Sew Knitwear Technology 3.0
4 KMM 317 Total Quality Control Management (Knitwear) 3.0
5 KMM 319 Garment Washing & Care Labeling 3.0
PRACTICAL COURSES
6 KMM 312 Knit Fabric Dyeing, Printing & Finishes- Part II (Lab) 1.5
7 KMM 314 Fully Fashioned Knitwear Technology (Lab) 1.5
8 KMM 316 Basic Knitwear Construction Techniques (Lab) 1.5
Total 19.5

3rd Year 2nd Semester

SL Course Code Course Title Credits

 

Theoretical Courses
1 KMM 321 Testing Textile & Lab Dips 3.0
2 KMM 323 Supply Chain Management 3.0
3 KMM 325 ISO & Compliance 2.0
4 KMM 327 Sourcing & Negotiation Techniques 3.0
5 KMM 329 Advance Knitting Techniques 2.0
PRACTICAL COURSES
6 KMM 322 Testing Textile & Lab Dips (Lab) 1.5
7 KMM 324 Advanced Knitwear Construction Techniques  (Lab) 1.5
8 KMM 326 Pattern Grading & CAD (Knit Based-Lab) 1.5
Total 17.5

4th Year 1st Semester

SL Course Code Course Title Credits

 

Theoretical Courses
1 KMM 411 Knitwear Merchandising Management 3.0
2 KMM 413 Knit Garments Development & Re-engineering 2.0
3 IPE 329 Knitwear Production & Operation  Management 3.0
4 BUS 313 Research Method & Dissertation 3.0
5 BUS 413 International Business 3.0
PRACTICAL COURSES
6 KMM 412 Knitwear Ornamentation (Lab) 1.5
7 KMM 414 Circular Knit Machine Engineering & Attachment (Lab) 1.5
8 KMM 416 Sewing Machine Engineering & Attachment (Lab) 1.5
Total 18.5

4th Year 2nd Semester

SL Course Code Course Title Credits

 

1 KMM 422 Bachelor’s Thesis (Final Year Project) 3.0
2 KMM 424 Industrial Training& Attachment 3.0
Total 6.0

Summary

Semester Theory  (Credits) Practical  (Credits) Total Credits

1st Year 1st Semester

18 4.5 22.5

1st Year 2nd  Semester

16 3.0 19.0

2nd Year 1st Semester

12 6.5 18.5

2nd Year 2nd Semester

14 4.5 18.5

3rd Year 1st Semester

15 4.5 19.5

3rd Year 2nd Semester

13 4.5 17.5

4th Year 1st Semester

14 4.5 18.5

4th Year 2nd Semester

0 6.0 6.0
Total 102 38 140