ISRT congratulates Dr. Jahida Gulshan for achieving her Ph.D. degree

ISRT is very pleased to announce that Dr. Jahida Gulshan, Associate Professor, ISRT, recently (April 8, 2021) received her Ph.D. in Applied Statistics from the Institute of Statistical Research and Training, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. She conducted her Ph.D. under Professor Dr. Azmeri Khan and Professor Dr. M. Ataharul Islam. Her thesis title was “Modelling Longitudinal Binary … [ Read More ]

Md. Rasel Biswas received ISRT Golden Jubilee Award 2020

ISRT student Md. Rasel Biswas from batch 22 of Applied Statistics received the ISRT Golden Jubilee Gold Medal Award on March 23, 2021 for attaining the highest CGPA in his B.S. honors examination. This award was first introduced based on the Golden Jubilee celebration fund created during ICAS 2014. The student(s) achieving the highest CGPA … [ Read More ]

21 MS students of ISRT received 2018-19 NST fellowship for MS thesis works

Twenty One MS students of ISRT of academic session 2019-20 have been awarded the “National Science and Technology (NST) Fellowship” for their MS Thesis works. The awardees are MD. RASEL BISWAS, SWARNA CHOWDHURY, EMAMA AMIN, MD. ABDUL BASIT, SAFWAN SHIHAB, SILVIA KHANAM, ARGHA DHAR, MD. SAIFUR RAHMAN MAZUMDER, SUBORNA SULTANA, AFSANA DIL AFROZE, SUDIPTA DATTA, TONOY SARKER, MONJURUL … [ Read More ]

ISRT with two co-organizers successfully organized an international symposium iADORE2020 during December 7-8, 2020

The Institute of Statistical Research and Training (ISRT), jointly with the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Andalas University, Indonesia, successfully finished the International Symposium on Advanced Statistical Data Analysis and Operational Research 2020 (iADORE2020) during 7-8 December 2020 ( This was an international symposium that focussed on applications relating to areas of statistics and operation … [ Read More ]

Call for Papers for JSR Special Issue

The Journal of Statistical Research (JSR) invites manuscripts for a special issue to celebrate the 100-year founding anniversary of the University of Dhaka, 50th year of independence of Bangladesh. and JSR’s 50th year of publication. To memorialize these milestone anniversaries, the JSR will publish the special issue on the theme Statistics: Opportunities and New Challenges. … [ Read More ]

ISRT mourns the death of QMH Professor M. Ataharul Islam (1955-2020)

Dr. M. Ataharul Islam, QMH Professor of our institute has breathed his last on 6 December 2020 (Sunday) at 1:13 p.m., while undergoing treatment of Leukemia at Evercare Hospital Dhaka (Apollo Hospital). He was 66. Inna Lillahi wa inna ilaihi raji’un. Dr. M. Ataharul Islam served ISRT as QMH professor from 2017 to 2020. He has … [ Read More ]

ISRT Jointly Organizing International Symposium on Advanced Data Analysis and Operational Research (iADORE2020)

We are pleased to announce that we are going to organize jointly an INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ADVANCED STATISTICAL DATA ANALYSIS AND OPERATIONAL RESEARCH 2020 (iADORE2020) on 7th & 8th DECEMBER 2020 with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Andalas University, Indonesia. This is an international symposium that focusses on applications relating to areas of statistics and operation … [ Read More ]

Ms. Noor Jahan Akter has joined ISRT

Ms. Noor Jahan Akter has joined ISRT on September 17, 2020 after successfully completing her Master’s degree. She received a Commonwealth Scholarship to undertake the MSc Statistics program at The University of Southampton, UK. She was on study leave since September 17, 2019. ISRT family congratulates her for her achievement and welcomes her back. … [ Read More ]

Dr. Mohammad Lutfor Rahman awarded a scholarship to join 16-TH WORLD CONGRESS OF PUBLIC HEALTH – WCPH 2020, Rome, Italy

ISRT family congratulates Dr. Mohammad Lutfor Rahman, Associate professor for being awarded a scholarship to join 16-TH WORLD CONGRESS OF PUBLIC HEALTH – WCPH 2020, Rome, Italy which will be held digitally from 12 to 16 October 2020. The complete scholarship had the option of paying registration fees, accommodation, and other complimentary benefits. The conference will go virtual … [ Read More ]