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Aug, 2023

Industrial Visit to Sajeeb Wazed Ground Station (Bangabandhu Satellite-1) and Felisity IDC Limited, Bangabandhu Hi-Tech Park.

Under the guidance of Dean, FST, Department of ICT organized two (02) ‘Industry Visits’ for the final year students (BICE-2020) on 14th August 2023 at ‘Sajeeb Wazed Ground Station (Bangabandhu Satellite-1) and Felisity IDC Limited, Bangabandhu Hi-Tech Park. The industry visit aimed to provide students an opportunity to interact with tech-based industry experts, leaders, and professionals. A total of 58 students visited the industries. The students were accompanied by the Dean and faculty members.At first, students visited the Sajeeb Wazed Ground Station of the country's first-ever geostationary communication and broadcasting satellite ‘Bangabandhu Satellite-1’. An insightful presentation was given by DGM and his team on different technical aspects of Bangabandhu Satellite-1.The students visited the outer space of the ground station and visited C Band (9.3m) and Ku Band (9m) antennas used for GEO satellite tracking and traffic management. Students also visited ‘Felisity IDC Limited at Bangabandhu Hi-Tech Park, Gazipur, data center and powerhouse. Students could gather practical knowledge on various aspects like 7-layer physical security, N+N redundant power infrastructure and many more features. The experience was beneficial for the final year students from ICT Department of FST, BUP to excel their future career prospect.