Md. Mahsin

Assistant Professor

Office: On study leave



  • MS in Applied Statistics, University of Dhaka
  • B.Sc. in Applied Statistics, University of Dhaka


Research Interests

  • Bayesian Statistics
  • Survival Analysis
  • Epidemiology
  • Econometric Methods



Awards and Scholarships

  • Moulovi Ahmed Memorial Scholarship for First Year Result.
  • Fazlul Huq Muslim Hall Scholarship.
  • ISRT Merit Scholarship.
  • Mutual Trust Bank Scholarship in cooperation with Dhaka University Alumni Association.
  • UNFPA Research Fellowship for Master’s Thesis Programme.
  • University Grant Commission Scholarship in cooperation with Janata Bank for Honors Result from the Faculty of Science, University of Dhaka.
  • Provost Award (Based on Hon’s Result), 2010.


Courses Taught

  • Analysis of Repeated Measurements
  • Population Studies
  • Principles of Economics

Currently Teaching

  • Environmental Statistics
  • Generalized Linear Model
  • Modelling Time Series Data

Student Supervision

  • Md. Omar Faruque(2008): Detection of heteroscedasticity and its remedial measures for GDP data of Bangladesh. MS project in Applied Statistics.
  • Farzana Afrin(2010): Identifying an Appropriate model for forecasting exchange rate of Bangladesh. BSc(Hons.) Project in Applied Statistics.
  • Rafia Nur Hride (2010): Risk factors for under-five child mortality and socio-economic inequalities between classes of Bangladesh.
  • Amena Sultana (2010): Factors affecting to maternal health care services in Bangladesh.


  • Mahsin, M.(2009). An Application of Bayesian Methods to the Population Forecasting of Bangladesh,MS thesis in Applied Statistics, ISRT, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Mahsin, M.(2007). Effect of Skewness and Kurtosis on Relative Precision of Ranked Set Sampling (RSS) and Median Ranked Set Sampling (MRSS),B.Sc (Hons.) project in Applied Statistics, ISRT, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.


  • Life member, Bangladesh Statistical Association

Curriculum vitae