EEE students visit Walton Hi-tech Industries at Gazipur
A group of 46 students and 4 faculty members from the Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) department of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) visited Walton Hi-tech Industries Limited located at Chandra, Kalikoir, Gazipur on October 31, 2019. In this tour, the 3rd and 4th year students were accompanied by 4 faculty members of EEE department, Prof. Khosru M Salim, Dr. Md. Abdur Razzak, Ms. Navila Rahman Nadi and Ms. Thsin Ferdous Ara nayna.
The Executive Director & Head of Production of Walton Group, Mr. Mohammad Alamgir Alam Sarker welcome the students and faculty members at the industry headquarters. Later a EEE alumna of IUB and Senior Deputy Director of SMT Production at Walton Mobile joined and welcome tour group. The tour to different plants were started after the refreshment and a video showing the activities of Walton group. The students were briefed about the production procedure of different electrical and electronic home & office appliances by the factory engineers.
Having one of the largest state-of-the-art R&D facilities in Bangladesh. this hi-tech park carried out research & development work for new technologies. The students and faculty members of EEE department observe and experience the huge production facilities of various electrical & electronic appliances like refrigerator, air cooler, fan, TV, mobile phone and various accessories of Walton group. After lunch, the high officials from Walton discussed the possible collaboration with IUB. Each and every student and faculty member receive a gift box from Walton. From the EEE department of IUB, a crest was handed over to the Executive Director of Walton as a token of appreciation.