Eminent educationist Prof. Yusuf Mahbubul Islam joins IUB as Dean
Renowned scholar and one of the pioneering educationists in computer science & engineering education and research in Bangladesh, Prof. Yusuf Mahbubul Islam has joined Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) as the Dean of the School of Engineering, Technology and Sciences (SETS).
Prof. Yusuf Mahbubul Islam served as the Vice Chancellor of Daffodil International University (DIU) from 2015 to 2020. He was the former Professor of Computer Science & Engineering of the same University.
Prof. Islam has 39 years of teaching and research experience with various reputed institutions in Bangladesh, UK, and Malaysia. He also worked as Adjunct Professor at the Open University Malaysia (OUM) from 2011 to 2014. Prof. M. Islam obtained his Ph.D. degree in Design, Manufacturing & Engineering Management from Strathclyde University, Glasgow, UK.
Earlier, Prof. Islam was the Associate Professor of Computer Science & Engineering of BRAC University. He wrote several research papers, scientific and technical articles and his 17 credible papers published in international journals and conferences.
Prof. Yusuf Mahbubul Islam was the consultant in many projects for the Government of Bangladesh and reputed local and foreign private companies.
In this connection, a program was organized at IUB on October 27, 2020 to welcome the new Dean of SETS, Prof. Yusuf Mahbubul Islam who received the charge from the outgoing Dean, Prof. Mohammed Anwer. Mr. A Matin Chowdhury, Chairman, Board of Trustees; Mr. Javed Hussain, Chairman, Finance Committee; Prof. Milan Pagon, Vice Chancellor (Acting); Deans; and faculty members of the School spoke on the occasion.