ISRT Picnic on Monday, 12 February 2018

ISRT’s annual picnic for the year 2018 is scheduled for the 12th of February, Monday. The chosen venue is the very beautiful Sabah Garden in Gazipur. All the current students, teachers (including family members) and staffs are welcome to participate. This year the 22nd batch of ISRT (current 3rd years students) are organizing the picnic … [ Read More ]

20th Batch of ISRT made a successful excursion in India

After 8 years, 20th batch of ISRT had undertaken a successful excursion to India on 27th Dec, 2017. ISRT faculty members M. Shafiqur Rahman and Paritosh Kumar Roy supervised and guided this team with immense effort during the whole expedition. They started their journey from Kolkata visiting the Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) and explored Victoria … [ Read More ]

Dr. Khan Abdul Matin joins ISRT as Honorary Professor

Dr. Khan Abdul Matin has joined ISRT as an Honorary Professor on 2nd January, 2018. He was a Professor and Former Director (Tenure: 04/1994 – 12/1994, 01/1996 – 01/1999) of ISRT. He started his journey as a Lecturer in the Statistics Department of Chittagong College in 1969. He is a former faculty of the Department of … [ Read More ]

ISRT congratulates Dr. Anower Hossain for achieving his PhD degree

ISRT is very pleased to congratulate Dr. Anower Hossain, Assistant Professor, ISRT, for attaining his PhD in Medical Statistics from the Department of Medical Statistics, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), United Kingdom. His thesis title was “Missing data in cluster randomised trials”. ISRT is proud of his accomplishment and wishes him many more successes. … [ Read More ]

ISRT mourns the death of Professor M Humayun Kabir (1943-2017)

Professor Dr. M Humayun Kabir, former distinguished faculty member of ISRT, died at his home in the capital late Sunday, December 24, 2017. He was 75. He was born in 1943 in Noakhali district. The ISRT family is deeply shocked and saddened to hear of the death news. The ISRT family would like to extend … [ Read More ]

ISRT faculties at the ISI workshop in Nepal

ISRT faculty members Dr. Pk. Md. Motiur Rahman, Dr. Md. Amir Hossain, Dr. M. Iftakhar Alam, Mr. Paritosh Kumar Roy, and Mrs Humayera Islam have attended the first ever International Workshop on Poverty Statistics in Kathmandu Nepal from December 11-14, 2017. The workshop is organized by International Statistical Institute (ISI) and National Statistical Institute of … [ Read More ]

ISRT faculty Dr. Mohammad Lutfor Rahman leaves for his Post-doctoral research

ISRT faculty Dr. Mohammad Lutfor Rahman has left Bangladesh to join the one-year Post-doctoral research fellowship program under the project title: ‘Urban TB – Modelling the Time to Detection of Urban Tuberculosis, considering individual and contextual delays. Who should we blame?’. He will be supervised by Professor Carla Nunes at Escola Nacional de Saude Publica, Universidade … [ Read More ]

Mr. Anower Hossain has joined ISRT

Mr. Anower Hossain has joined ISRT as an Assistant Professor on 15th November, 2017 after successfully defending his Ph.D thesis. He was on leave for pursuing his higher studies from Department of Medical Statistics, The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom. ISRT family congratulates him on his great achievement and welcomes him back! … [ Read More ]

ISRT successfully conducted another Stata and SPSS training program

On 14th November, 2017, ISRT organized the closing ceremony of the training programs, SPSS and Applied Statistics & Stata and Applied Statistics conducted by Institute of Statistical Research and Training (ISRT), University of Dhaka. Dr. Md. Abdul Aziz, honorable Dean, Faculty of Science, University of Dhaka was the chief guest of this auspicious event and … [ Read More ]

Dr. Md. Asaduzzaman retires from ISRT

Our beloved faculty member Dr. Md. Asaduzzaman has taken early retirement from ISRT on 1st September, 2017. Dr. Md. Asaduzzaman was a student of the first batch of Applied Statistics and graduated from ISRT in 2001. He joined ISRT in 2001 as a lecturer and was promoted to Assistant Professor in 2005. After completing his Masters in … [ Read More ]