MIST started its journey since 19 April 1998. It is the pioneer Technical Institute of Bangladesh Armed
Forces, It was the visionary leadership of the Honorable Prime Minister of People’s Republic of
Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina to establish this Institute.
First Academic Program was launched on 31 January 1999 with the maiden batch of Civil Engineering
(CE). Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) Program was started from academic session 2000-2001
followed by Electrical, Electronic & Communication Engineering (EECE) and Mechanical Engineering (ME)
Programs from 2002-2003. Aeronautical Engineering (AE) and Naval Architecture and Marine
Engineering (NAME) program were started from 2008-2009 and 2012-2013 respectively. Besides, four
new departments started their academic session from 2014-2015 i.e. Nuclear Science & Engineering
(NSE), Biomedical Engineering (BME), Architecture (Arch) and Environmental, Water Resources &
Coastal Engineering (EWCE).
Foreign students from Sri Lanka, Nepal, Maldives, Palestine, Afghanistan, South Sudan and Gambia are
also studying in different Engineering Programs.