The Skills for Employment Investment Program (SEIP) Executive Development Center (EDC) of East West University (EWU) arranged an orientation program of the Graduate Diploma 7th Batch in Leather and Footwear Management students. The orientation program was held on 04 May 2019 at the Admission Office Lobby of the university. The Finance Division, Ministry of Finance of Government of Bangladesh, with the help of development partners, is implementing SEIP with the support of EWU. The main purpose of the program is to increase efficiency of the managers through scaling up skills and productivity of the existing managers in the leather and footwear industries in Bangladesh.

The orientation program of SEIP was attended by among others, Professor Dr. M. M. Shahidul Hassan, Vice Chancellor, Md. Saiful Islam, President, Leather Goods and Footwear Manufacturers Association of Bangladesh, Md. Fazlul Bari, Additional Secretary, Minister of Finance, Dr. Tanbir Ahmed Chowdhury, Director, EDC and Professor of the Department of Business Administration, EWU.  A numerical number of students and teachers were also present on the occasion.