Dr. Md. Matiul Islam
Professor

I am currently working as a Professor of Agrotechnology Discipline of Khulna University in Bangladesh. I obtained my PhD degree from Saga University, Japan majoring "Science of Bioresource Production" (on Soybean Physiology). I studied Agricultural Extension and Rural Development in my MS program, in Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Gazipur. I obtained BScAg(Hons.) from Khulna University, Khulna. Studied HSC in Dhaka College, Dhaka. Studied in North Bengal Paper Mills High School, Paksey, Pabna till SSC.

Now I am handling and enjoying a wide range of research topics from Soybean Physiology to Rural Development through Agricultural Extension and Women Empowerment...


  1. Ph.D. (Science of Bioresource Production) in the United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Kagoshima University, Japan (base: Saga University, Japan), The Monbukagakusho Research Scholarship of Japan. (Major: Plant Physiology, Soybean) 2017
  2. Master of Science (M.S.) in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Gazipur 1706, Bangladesh; CGPA 4.00 on a scale of 4.00 which is equivalent to 90.00% marks and First Class (Top scorer) 2005
  3. Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (Honours) [B.Sc.Ag.(Hons.)], Khulna University, Khulna 9208, Bangladesh; CGPA 3.93 on a scale of 4.00 which is equivalent to 73.36% marks and First Class (Top scorer) 2003
  4. Higher Secondary Certificate (H.S.C.), Dhaka College, Dhaka 1205 under the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Dhaka; 1997
  5. Secondary School Certificate (S.S.C.), North Bengal Paper Mills Limited High School, Paksey, Pabna 6622 under the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Rajshahi; 1995

Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, Women Empowerment, Plant Physiology

  1. Professor: Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University (09 Sept., 2018 - till to date)
  2. Associate Professor: Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University (09 Sept., 2014 - 08 Sept., 2018)
  3. Assistant Professor: Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University (09 Sept., 2009 - 08 Sept., 2014)
  4. Lecturer: Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University (09 Sept., 2008 - 08 Sept., 2009)
  5. Part-time teacher: Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University (04 April, 2008 - 08 Sept., 2008)
  6. Field Monitoring Officer: Department of Agricultural Extension (20 Oct., 2005 - 31 Dec., 2007)

Other than Teaching:

  • Additional Director, Institutional Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), Khulna University [05 Dec., 2021 – till to date]
  • Deputy Director, Centre of Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL), Khulna University [05 Sept. – 30 Nov., 2021]

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Supervision

SL Title Degree Role Start Date End Date
1 Participation of women in rooftop gardening in Khulna city Masters Supervisor
2 Farmer’s perception on causes and consequences of rice blast disease at Dumuria upazila of Khulna district Masters Supervisor
3 Use of mobile phone in seeking information from different agricultural sources Masters Supervisor
4 Quantification of the contribution of rural women in socioeconomic development Masters Supervisor
5 Farmers’ attitude regarding nitrogen fortified organic manure Masters Supervisor
6 Adoption of recommended fertilizer dose in farmers’ field Masters Supervisor
7 Participation of rural women in organic farming Masters Supervisor
8 Factors affecting rural-urban migration of agricultural laborers Masters Supervisor
9 Farmers’ awareness of available agrochemicals regarding judicious use in the agricultural fields Masters Supervisor
10 Identification of the gaps between farmers’ practices and GAP (Good Agricultural Practices) in crop husbandry Masters Supervisor
11 Role of opinion leaders in technology transfer among the farmers Masters Supervisor
12 Causes and consequences of livestock rearing during fallow period of crop production as perceived by the farmers Masters Supervisor
13 Participation of Shushulan beneficiaries in income generating activities Masters Co-Supervisor
14 Incidence of eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) diseases in Dumuria upazila of Khulna district Masters Co-Supervisor
15 Knowledge, attitude and management practices of farmers regarding chili wilt disease at Dumuria upazila Masters Co-Supervisor
16 Impact of rice blast disease on the livelihood of the local farmers of Dumuria Upazila, at Khulna District Masters Co-Supervisor
17 Adoption behavior of farmers regarding hybrid rice cultivation in Khulna region Masters Co-Supervisor
18 Participation of landless and marginal farmers in agricultural income generating activities for poverty alleviation Bachelor Supervisor
19 Feeding problem in urban and rural areas of Khulna district Bachelor Supervisor
20 Feeding program and food choice of pre-school children in selected ward of Khulna city Bachelor Supervisor
21 Some problems confrontation of adolescents’ with their family members and in their life in Chondonimohol village under Khulna district Bachelor Supervisor
22 Adolescent interests in relation to their family members of rural areas Bachelor Supervisor
23 Adoption of selected agricultural technologies recommended by the DAE in Batiaghata upazila of Khulna district Bachelor Supervisor
24 Adolescents’ relationship with their parents Bachelor Supervisor
25 Status of violence against women in Khulna city Bachelor Supervisor
26 Analysis of nuclear and joint family in Khulna city Bachelor Supervisor
27 Farmers’ exposure to radio broadcasted agricultural programs at Gutudia union of Dumuria upazila under Khulna district Bachelor Supervisor
28 Present status and problem confrontation of oilseed cultivation at Batiaghata upazila under Khulna district Bachelor Supervisor
29 Evaluation of knowledge, attitude and practice of farmers regarding organic farming Bachelor Supervisor
30 Problem confrontation of the farmers in organic farming at Magura Sadar upazila of Magura district Bachelor Supervisor
31 Socioeconomic status of Khulna university students deduced from their dietary intake profile Bachelor Supervisor
32 Problems of agriculture as perceived by farmers and sub-assistant agriculture officers Bachelor Supervisor
33 Yield performance of selected soybean (Glycine max L. Merrill) genotypes in southwest coastal soils of Bangladesh Bachelor Supervisor
34 Use of printed materials relating to farm information by the students of Agrotechnology Discipline of Khulna University Bachelor Co-Supervisor
35 Problem confrontation in Agroforestry practices in Jhikargacha upazila under Jessore district Bachelor Co-Supervisor
36 Socioeconomic characteristics and food consumption status of the city dwellers of Khulna Bachelor Co-Supervisor
37 Present status of hog-plum (Spondias dulcis) cultivation and the problems confronted by the farmers in selected upazila of Pirojpur district Bachelor Co-Supervisor
38 Present status of palmyra palm (Borassus flabellifer) cultivation and the problems confronted by the farmers of some selected areas in coastal region of Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor
39 Present status of date palm (Phoenix dactylifera) cultivation and the problems confronted by the farmers in Khulna district Bachelor Co-Supervisor
40 Farmers’ exposure to television broadcasted agricultural programs at Gutudia union of Dumuria upazila under Khulna district Bachelor Co-Supervisor
41 Evaluation of farmers’ behavior regarding balanced fertilizer application by knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) assessment Bachelor Co-Supervisor
42 Participation of rural women in homestead vegetable cultivation at Monirampur upazila under Jessore district Bachelor Co-Supervisor
43 Farmers’ perception regarding the beneficial effects and limitations of vermicompost Bachelor Co-Supervisor
44 Farmers’ perception regarding effect of chemical fertilizer application on soil health Bachelor Co-Supervisor
45 Farmers awareness regarding deforestation at Jalma union of Batiaghata upazila under Khulna district of Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor
46 Communication exposure of the rural women in receiving information regarding homestead gardening Bachelor Co-Supervisor
47 Farmers rice diseases diagnosis competency using color diseases images at Raigamari village Bachelor Co-Supervisor
48 Women’s participation in small-scale dairy farming for poverty reduction at Gadaipur union under Paikgacha upazila of Khulna district Bachelor Co-Supervisor
49 Agricultural condition and problem confrontation of the farmers of Raingamari village of Batiaghata upazila under Khulna district Bachelor Co-Supervisor
50 Farmers’ knowledge, attitude and practice regarding pesticide application on vegetables at Dumuria under Khulna district Bachelor Co-Supervisor
51 Diseases of potato cultivation and management practices adopted by the farmers at southwest region of Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor
52 Adoption of IPM practices by the mango growers of Mujibnagar upazila under Meherpur district Bachelor Co-Supervisor
53 Vegetables consumption behavior of the students of Agrotechnology Discipline of Khulna university Bachelor Co-Supervisor
54 Investigation of vegetable disease management at farmers’ level in Batiaghata upazila, Khulna Bachelor Co-Supervisor
55 Identification of associated weeds of Rabi crops and their control measures by the farmers at Dumuria and Batiaghata upazila, Khulna Bachelor Co-Supervisor
56 Identification and determination of status of underutilized vegetables at different stakeholders’ level Bachelor Co-Supervisor
57 Present status and problem confrontation of litchi cultivation in Meherpur district Bachelor Co-Supervisor
58 Livelihood improvement of women beneficiaries of BRDB at Rupsha upazila in Khulna Bachelor Co-Supervisor
59 Adoption of climate smart agriculture (CSA) practices by the farmers of Dumuria upazila under Khulna district of Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor
60 Present status and problem confrontation of farm mechanization in Bangladesh Bachelor Co-Supervisor

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BOOK (1)

1. Md. Matiul IslamMd. Amir HossainMd. Enamul Haque. 2013. Women's participation in poverty alleviation: Poverty alleviation by Agricultural Income Generating Activities [Paperback – Illustrated, April 24, 2013LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing; Illustrated edition, ISBN-10: ‎ 365938299X, ISBN-13: ‎ 978-3659382994 [Amazon.com: Women's participation in poverty alleviation: Poverty alleviation by Agricultural Income Generating Activities: 9783659382994: Islam, Md. Matiul, Hossain, Md. Amir, Haque, Md. Enamul: Books]

BOOK CHAPTER (1)

1. Shamim Ahmed Kamal Uddin Khan, Md. Moshiur Rahman and Md. Matiul Islam. 2022. Agro-Biodiversity Across the Food Chain, InBiodiversity, Functional Ecosystems and Sustainable Food Production (Charis M. Galanakis, Ed.ISBN 978-3-031-07433-2ISBN 978-3-031-07434-9 (eBook), Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2023. [https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-07434-9]

LIST OF JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS (53)

Before joining in Khulna University (1-2=2)

1.      M.M. Islam, M.A. Hossain, M.E. Haque and M.Z. Alam. 2006. Women’s participation in poverty alleviation through different agricultural income generating activities, Journal of Subtropical Agricultural Research and Development, 4(4): 132-137.

2.      S.K. Adhikary, M.M. Islam, D.M.M. Rahman and A.H.M. Sharif. 2007. In vitro evaluation of fungicides against Colletotrichum piperis isolated from anthracnose disease of betel vine, Bangladesh Journal of Plant Pathology, 22(1&2): 55-58.

As Lecturer (3-4=2)

3.      M.M. Ali, B. Mawa and M.M. Islam. 2008. Teaching performance of public University teachers of Bangladesh as perceived by graduate students, Bangladesh Journal of Training and Development, 19-20(1&2):1-10.

4.      N.K. Halder, M.A. Siddiky, R. Ahmed, S.M. Sharifuzzaman and M.M. Islam. 2009. Flower yield and quality of gladiolus as influenced by Boron and Zinc in high gangetic alluvial soils of Bangladesh, South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 3(1&2): 43-46.

As Assistant Professor (5-14=10)

5.      B. Sarker, M.B. Ahmed, M.M. Islam, M.S. Maskawat, M.R. Islam and H.A. Rashid. 2009. Use of printed materials related to farm information by the students of Khulna University, South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 4(1&2): 72-75.  

6.      H.A. Rashid, M.Y. Ali, M.B. Ahmed, M.M. Islam and I. Ahmed. 2009. Problem confrontation in agroforestry practices in Jhikargacha upazila under Jessore district of Bangladesh, South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 4(1&2): 76-80.

7.      M.F. Islam, A. Khair and M.M. Islam. 2009. Effect of different media and pH on the primary mycelial growth of Pleurotus eryngii, South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 4(1&2): 81-84.

8.      M.F. Islam, A. Khair and M.M. Islam. 2009. Effect of growth regulators on the mycelial growth of Pleurotus eryngii on PDA at the optimum pH level, South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 4(1&2): 85-88.

9.      M. Shahiduzzaman, A. Sayed, S.A.K.U. Khan, M.M. Islam and M.Y. Kabir. 2009. Socioeconomic characteristics and food consumption status of the city dwellers of Khulna, South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 4(1&2): 120-124.  

10.  M.B. Ahmed, M.S. Kibria, M.S Jahan, M.M. Islam and M.R. Amin. 2009. Evaluation of Knowledge, Attitude and Practice (KAP) of farmers regarding integrated farming, South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 4(1&2): 146-150.

11.  R. Hossain, S. Parvin, M.M. Islam, M.M. Rahman and M.M. Rahman. 2010. Feeding problems in urban and rural areas of Khulna district, International Journal of Social Development and Information System, 1(6): 22-28.

12.  M.S. Jahan, M.M. Islam and U.K. Saha. 2010. Status of sesame cultivation in Khulna district, Bangladesh Journal of Training and Development, 21-23(1&2): 67-74.

13.  M.M. Islam and M.S. Islam. 2011. A Perspective on the impacts of climatic changes on crop production in the transnational north east region, North East Economic Review, 1(1): 26-35.

14.  M.S. Jahan and M.M. Islam. 2012. Present status of sesame cultivation in Batiaghata Upazila of Khulna District, South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 5(1&2): 75-80.

As Associate Professor (15-22=8)

15.  M.M. Islam, Y. Ishibashi, A.C.S. Nakagawa, Y. Tomita, M. Inoue-Iwaya, S. Arima and S.–H. Zheng. 2016. Nitrogen redistribution and its relationship with the expression of GmATG8c during seed filling in soybean, Journal of Plant Physiology, 192: 71-74. DOI: 10.1016/j.jplph.2016.01.007 (Elsevier, Impact Factor 2.971, Thomson Reuters).

16.  M.M. Islam, Y. Ishibashi, A.C.S. Nakagawa, Y. Tomita, X. Zhao, M. Inoue-Iwaya, S. Arima and S.–H. Zheng. 2017. Nitrogen manipulation affects leaf senescence during late seed filling in soybean, Acta Physiologiae Plantarum, 39:42. DOI: 10.1007/s11738-016-2334-0 (Springer, Impact Factor 1.563, Thomson Reuters).

17.  S.–H. Zheng, X. Zhao and M.M. Islam. 2017. Influence of nitrogen accumulation and redistribution on seed yield in soybean during seed filling, Soils and Crops, 6(1): 1-8. DOI: 10.11689/j.issn.2095-2961.2017.01.001.

18.  M.A. Hussain, M.Z. Hossain and M.M. Islam. 2017. Farmers’ perception regarding effect of chemical fertilizer application on soil health, Bangladesh Journal of Soil Science, 39(1): 35-41.

19.  M.A. Islam, M.B. Ahmed and M.M. Islam. 2018. Participation of rural women in activities related to homestead vegetable cultivation at Monirampur upazila under Jessore district, Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 16(1): 17-22. DOI: 10.3329/jbau.v16i1.36475. (Corresponding author)

20.  M. Shiduzzaman, H. Akhter, M.B. Ahmed and M.M. Islam. 2018. Farmers’ perception of beneficial effects and limitations of vermicompost, Research in Agriculture Livestock and Fisheries, 5(1): 19-25. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/ralf.v5i1.36548. (Corresponding author)

21.  M. Shiduzzaman, M.B. Ahmed, M.M. Islam and M.M. Islam. 2018. Extent of adoption of vermicompost by the farmers of Batiaghata upazila under Khulna district of Bangladesh, Journal of Agroecology and Natural Resources Management, 5(2): 76-81. (International Journal)

22.  S. Pervin, A.R. Chowdhury, M.M. Islam, M.B. Ahmed and R. Ara. 2018. Present status and problem confrontation of oilseed cultivation in southwest region of Bangladesh, Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 16(2): 198-207. DOI: 10.3329/jbau.v16i2.37961.  (Corresponding author)

As Professor (23-53=31)

23.   M.M. Islam, S. Sakamoto, S.–H. Zheng. 2018. Approach of monocarpic senescence control by nitrogen manipulation in mungbean and cowpea, Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 16(3): 386-395. DOI:   https://doi.org/10.3329/jbau.v16i3.39404. (Corresponding author)

24.  M. Sheel, M.B. Ahmed, S.A.K.U. Khan and M.M. Islam. 2019. Present scenario and problem confrontation of rooftop gardening and its efficacy in ambient environment reclamation in Khulna City of Bangladesh, Fundamental and Applied Agriculture, 4(1): 617–626. DOI: 10.5455/faa.2656. (Corresponding author)

25.  P. Akther and M.M. Islam. 2019. Socioeconomic status of Khulna University students deduced from their dietary intake profile, International Journal of Business, Management and Social Research, 06(01): 338-349. DOI: https://doi.org/10.18801/ijbmsr.060119.36. (Corresponding author)

26.  F.A. Preya, M.A.H. Chowdhury, M.B. Ahmed, M.M. Islam and M.R. Amin. 2019. Vegetable consumption of the students of Khulna university in Bangladesh, International Journal of Business, Management and Social Research, 06(01): 350-358. DOI: https://doi.org/10.18801/ijbmsr.060119.37. (Corresponding author)

27.  S. Biswas and M.M. Islam. 2019. Farmers’ problem confrontation in organic farming at Magura Sadar upazila of Bangladesh, South Asian Journal of Agriculture, 7(1&2): 19-24. (Corresponding author)

28.  J. Akter, M.B. Ahmed, M.A. Mannan, M.M. Islam and A.B. Mondal. 2019. Present status and problem confrontation of Dyke vegetable production at freshwater ghers of Bagerhat district in Bangladesh, Research in Agriculture Livestock and Fisheries, 6(1): 69-78. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3329/ralf.v6i1.41387. (Corresponding author)

29.  N. Sunjida, M.M. Islam, M.A. Mannan and M.B. Ahmed. 2019. Women participation in rooftop gardening in some areas of Khulna city, Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Research, 44(2): 327-337. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3329/bjar.v44i2.41821. (Corresponding author)

30.  M.K. Das, M.M. Islam and M.M. Billah. 2019. Farmers’ Knowledge, Attitude and Practice (KAP) regarding Nitrogen fortified organic manure in crop production, Asian Journal of Agricultural Extension, Economics & Sociology, 33(3): 1-12. DOI: https://doi.org/10.9734/ajaees/2019/v33i330176. (Corresponding author)

31.  N.Y. Nishi, M.M. Islam and M.B. Ahmed. 2019. Participation of rural women in organic farming, Asian Journal of Agricultural Extension, Economics & Sociology, 33(3): 1-14. DOI: https://doi.org/10.9734/ajaees/2019/v33i330178.  (Corresponding author)

32.  M.R. Hossain, M.M. Islam and M.M. Billah. 2019. Quantification of the Contribution of Rural Women in Socioeconomic Development, South Asian Journal of Social Studies and Economics, 3(4): 1-12. DOI: https://doi.org/10.9734/sajsse/2019/v3i430112. (Corresponding author)

33.  T.H. Mou, M.M. Islam and M.B. Ahmed. 2019. Adoption of Recommended Fertilizer dose in Farmer’s Field of Bangladesh, Asian Journal of Agricultural Extension, Economics & Sociology, 34(1): 1-11. DOI: https://doi.org/10.9734/ajaees/2019/v34i130189. (Corresponding author)

34.  M.S. Islam, S.S. Islam, M.M. Islam and M.M. Billah. 2019. Exploring Women Participation in Small-scale Dairy Farming: A Case of Paikgachha Upazila, Khulna, Bangladesh, Asian Journal of Research in Animal and Veterinary Sciences, 3(4): 1-13. (Corresponding author)

35.  T.I. Zinea, M.B. Ahmed, S.S. Islam and M.M. Islam. 2019. Consumers’ Awareness Regarding the Effect of Antibiotic Used in Animal Feed on Human Health, Asian Journal of Research in Animal and Veterinary Sciences, 4(1): 1-11.

36.  S. Mondol, A. Mollick, M.B. Ahmed and M.M. Islam. 2019. Farmers’ awareness regarding deforestation at Jalma union of Batiaghata upazila under Khulna district of Bangladesh, Research in Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, 6(2): 193-202. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3329/ralf.v6i2.42965.  (Corresponding author)

37. M.A. Hanif, M.M. Islam and M.B. Ahmed. 2020. Factors affecting rural-urban migration of agricultural laborers, Fundamental and Applied Agriculture, 5(1): 116–123. DOI: 10.5455/faa.78035. (Corresponding author)

38. L. Bashu, M.B. Ahmed, M.M. Rahman and M.M. Islam. 2020. Determinants of academic results of the students of a public university of Bangladesh, Asian Journal of Education and Social Studies, 7(3): 27-40.  DOI: https://doi.org/10.9734/ajess/2020/v7i330198. (Corresponding author)

39. M.I. Hamid, S. Datta and M.M. Islam. 2020. Problems faced by the sub-assistant agriculture officers (SAAOs) working in department of agricultural extension, Research in Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, 7(1): 61-73. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3329/ralf.v7i1.46832.  (Corresponding author)

40. M.S. Islam and M.M. Islam. 2020. Evaluation of knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) of farmers regarding organic farming, Fundamental and Applied Agriculture, 5(3): 393–403. DOI: 10.5455/faa.102709. (Corresponding author)

41. R. Ara, S.A.K.U. Khan and M.M. Islam. 2020.  Farmers’ Perception on Fig (Ficus carica) Cultivation in Kolaroa and Kaligonj Upazilla of Satkhira, Bangladesh Journal of Extension Education, 32(Special): 27-38.

42. S.S. Islam, M.S. Hasan, N. Ghosh, M.S. Islam and M.M. Islam. 2020.  Prospects and Problems of Indigenous Sheep Production in South-Western Coastal Regions of Bangladesh, The Journal of Agricultural Sciences - Sri Lanka, 16(1): 54-66. DOI:  http://doi.org/10.4038/jas.v16i1.9183. (Corresponding author)

43. M.H. Rahman, M.M. Kamal, M.M. Islam, B. Ahammed and S. Das. 2021. Integrated Pest Management Practices Adopted by Mango Growers at Meherpur Region in Bangladesh, SAARC Journal of Agriculture, 19(1): 125-138. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3329/sja.v19i1.54784.

44. R. Ara, S.A.K.U. Khan and M.M. Islam. 2021. Farmers’ perception on fig (Ficus carica) cultivation in southwest Bangladesh, Acta Horticulturae, 1312. ISHS 2021, pp. 523-529, Proc. III Asian Horticultural Congress. DOI:  10.17660/ActaHortic.2021.1312.74.

45. S.M.A. Islam, M.A.I. Rana, M. Ahmed and M.M. Islam. 2021. Severity of associated weeds in Rabi crops and their control measures perceived by farmers, The Journal of Agricultural Sciences - Sri Lanka, 16(3): 452-465. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/jas.v16i03.9471. (Corresponding author)

46. M.B. Ahmed, M.M. Islam and M.M. Islam, 2021. Identification of plant genetic resources affected by shrimp farming in the southwestern coastal region of Bangladesh, International Journal of Agricultural Research, Innovation and Technology, 11(2): 18-26. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3329/ijarit.v11i2.57251.

47. M.G. Ara, T. Roy, M.S. Jahan and M.M. Islam. 2022. Adaptive strategies of coastal people in response to climate change: Experiences from two villages of Dacope upazila in Bangladesh, Environment & Ecosystem Science, 6(1): 17-28. DOI: 10.26480/ees.01.2022.17.28. (Corresponding author)

48. B. Saha and M.M. Islam. 2022.  Assessment of yield performance and related attributes of selected soybean (Glycine max L. Merrill) genotypes in southwest coastal region of Bangladesh, Bulgarian Journal of Agricultural Science, 28 (1): 76–88. (Corresponding author)

49. S. Datta, M.M. Islam and M.B. Ahmed. 2022. Role of Opinion Leaders in Technology Transfer among the Farmers in Bangladesh, New Countryside, 1(1): 1-12. DOI: https://doi.org/10.55121/nc.v1i1.31. (Corresponding author)

50. M.K. Mim, J.F. Katha, M.M. Islam and M.Y. Kabir. 2022. Present Status and Problems of Underutilized Vegetables as Perceived by the Retailers and Consumers of Khulna City of Bangladesh, Food & Agribusiness Management (FABM), 3(2): 34-39. DOI: http://doi.org/10.26480/fabm.02.2022.34.39.

51. Z. Sultana, M.A. Mannan, M.M. Islam and M.M. Islam. 2022. Present Status, Prospects and Problems of Cashew Cultivation in Bangladesh, Food & Agribusiness Management (FABM), 3(2): 45-54. DOI: http://doi.org/10.26480/fabm.02.2022.45.54. (Corresponding author)

52. L. Biswas, M.M. Islam and S.S. Islam. 2022. Causes and consequences of livestock rearing during the fallow period of crop production, Khulna University Studies, 19(2): 1-12. DOI: https://doi.org/10.53808/KUS.2022.19.02.2223-ls. (Corresponding author)

53. M.K. Mim and M.M. Islam. 2022. Identification of the Discrepancy between Farmers’ Practices and Good Agricultural Practices in Crop Husbandry, New Countryside, 1(2): 1-15. DOI: https://doi.org/10.55121/nc.v1i2.30. (Corresponding author)

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE(S) ATTENDED

1.      Agriculture-I (General Seminar), Kagoshima University held on 6-8 Nov., 2013, in the Urban Port Hotel, Kagoshima, Japan. Oral presentation entitled NITROGEN ACCUMULATION AND REDISTRIBUTION IN THE LEAF AND ITS EFFECT ON SEED YIELD AND LEAF SENESCENCE IN SOYBEAN.

2.      International symposium on CURRENT AGRICULTURAL ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES IN THE PACIFIC RIM NATIONS AND THEIR COUNTERMEASURES. Held in 28/2/2014 to 2/3/2014; organized by Saga University and the United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Kagoshima University, Japan.

 3.      Agriculture-I (General Seminar), Saga University held on 5-7 Nov., 2014, in the Hotel Grande Hagakure, Saga, Japan. Poster presentation entitled NITROGEN ACCUMULATION AND REDISTRIBUTION IN THE LEAF AND ITS EFFECT ON SEED YIELD AND LEAF SENESCENCE IN SOYBEAN.

4.      Md. MATIUL Islam and Shao-Hui ZHENG. 2014. Effect of nitrogen supply on leaf nitrogen distribution, photosynthesis and senescence during seed filling in soybean, Scientific Poster presented in the 8th Asian Crop Science Association Conference (ACSA8-2014) held on 23-25 September 2014, Vietnam National University of Agriculture (VNUA), Hanoi, Vietnam.

 5.      International symposium on CURRENT AGRICULTURAL ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES IN THE PACIFIC RIM NATIONS AND THEIR COUNTERMEASURES - II. Held in 16-18 March, 2015; organized by Saga University and the United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Kagoshima University, Japan.

 6.      Md. MATIUL Islam and Shao-Hui ZHENG. 2016. NITROGEN REDISTRIBUTION AND ITS RELATIONSHIP WITH THE EXPRESSION OF GmATG8c DURING SEED FILLING IN SOYBEAN, Scientific Poster presented in the 7th International Crop Science Congress held on 14-19 August 2016, Beijing, China.

 7.      Suraya Pervin, Antu Roy Chowdhury, Prof. Dr. Md. Matiul Islam, Prof. Dr. Mohammad Bashir Ahmed and Rubayet Ara. 2018. PRESENT STATUS AND PROBLEM CONFRONTATION OF OILSEED CULTIVATION AT BATIAGHATA UPAZILA UNDER KHULNA DISTRICT, Scientific article oral presentation at International Conference on Research and Extension for Sustainable Rural Development, organized by Bangladesh Agricultural Extension Society, held on February 17-18, 2018 at RDA, Bogra, Bangladesh.

8.      Md. Abu Hanif, Prof. Dr. Md. Matiul Islam and Prof. Dr. Mohammad Bashir Ahmed. 2020. FACTORS AFFECTING RURAL-URBAN MIGRATION OF AGRICULTURAL LABORERS, Scientific article oral presentation at International Conference on Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development, organized by Bangladesh Agricultural Extension Society, held on January 23-24, 2020 at Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet, Bangladesh. 

9.   Prof. Dr. Md. Matiul Islam, Nahida Yasmin Nishi, Soumitro Biswas and Md. Shijan Islam. 2020. STATUS OF ORGANIC FARMING IN SOUTHWESTERN REGION OF BANGLADESH, Review article oral presentation (invited speaker) at THE 2nd SRIWIJAYA INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES- SYNERGY IN SCIENCE: ENVIRONMENTAL FOR GLOBAL MOVEMENT TO ACHIEVE SDGs (SRICOENV-2020), organized by Graduate Program Universitas Sriwijaya, Indonesia and co-organized by Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry, Vietnam; Graz University of Technology, Austria and Academy of Sciences Malaysia, Malaysia, held on October 21, 2020, online (Zoom platform: Meeting ID 98633475689, Passcode SRICOENV2)


TRAININGS ATTENDED

  1. Propagation of fruits and vegetables held at Central Extension Resources Development Institute (CERDI), Gazipur
  2. Crop production technology held at Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur
  3. Management Information Systems held at Bangladesh Institute of Management (BIM), Dhaka
  4. Implementation and management of project held at Bangladesh Institute of Management (BIM), Dhaka
  5. Teaching and research methodology held at Khulna University, Khulna
  6. Foundation training for University teachers held at Graduate Training Institute (GTI), Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh
  7. Training program on multivariate analysis held at Khulna University, Khulna
  8. Training on Conducting Online Classes held at Graduate Training Institute (GTI), Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh
  9. Orientation to E-filing at Khulna University, organized by Institutional Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), Khulna University and University Grants Commission (UGC), Bangladesh
  10. Training Program on Financial Management of Research Grant organized by Institutional Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) and Khulna University Research Cell (KURC) of Khulna University, Khulna


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

1.      Life member of Krishibid Institution, Bangladesh (KIB)

2.      Life member of Bangladesh Agricultural Extension Society (BAES)

3.    Life member of Agrotechnology Alumni Association (AAA)

4.   Life member of Bangladesh STEM Foundation (bdSTEM)


Postgraduate Researches supervised : 12

Postgraduate Researches co-supervised : 5

Undergraduate Researches  supervised : 16

Undergraduate Researches  co-supervised : 27

Projects conducted (including ongoing projects): 6




Communication and Information Technology

Core requirement for MS in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development. Credit hours 3.0.

Running

Program Management and Public Administration

Core requirement for MS in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development. Credit hours 3.0.

Running

Social Research Methods and Design

Core requirement for MS in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development. Credit hours 3.0.

Running

Project Planning and Development

Optional requirement for MS in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development. Credit hours 3.0.

Extension Teaching Methods and Techniques

Core requirement for MS in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development. Credit hours 3.0.

Monitoring and Evaluation

Core requirement for MS in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development. Credit hours 3.0.

Principles of Rural Development

Core requirement for MS in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development. Credit hours 3.0.

Graduate Seminar

Core requirement for MS in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development. Credit hours 1.0.

Running

Fundamentals of Agronomy

Undergraduate core course. Credit hours 3.0.

Fundamentals of Agronomy Sessional/Field Work

Undergraduate core course. Credit hours 1.0.

Sociology

Undergraduate core course. Credit hours 2.0.

Agroforestry and Social Forestry

Undergraduate core course. Credit hours 2.0.

Running

Agroforestry and Social Forestry Sessional/Field Work

Undergraduate core course. Credit hours 1.0.

Running

Crop Ecology

Undergraduate core course. Credit hours 3.0.

Crop Ecology Sessional/Field Work

Undergraduate core course. Credit hours 1.0.

Fundamentals of Extension, Communication and Leadership

Undergraduate core course. Credit hours 3.0.

Fundamentals of Extension, Communication and Leadership Sessional/Field Work

Undergraduate core course. Credit hours 1.0.

Project Thesis/Review Paper

Undergraduate core research work. Credit hours 3.0.

Running

Organizational Management and Diffusion of Innovation

Undergraduate core course. Credit hours 3.0.

Extension Program planning & Outreach Program Sessional/ Field Work

Undergraduate core course. Credit hours 1.0.

Thesis Research

Core requirement for MS in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development. Credit hours 12.0.

Running

Advanced Crop Ecology

Core course of MS in Agronomy. Credit hours 3.0. 

  • Communication and Information Technology
  • Program Management and Public Administration
  • Social Research Methods and Design
  • Project Planning and Development
  • Extension Teaching Methods and Techniques
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Principles of Rural Development
  • Graduate Seminar
  • Fundamentals of Agronomy
  • Fundamentals of Agronomy Sessional/Field Work
  • Sociology
  • Agroforestry and Social Forestry
  • Agroforestry and Social Forestry Sessional/Field Work
  • Crop Ecology
  • Crop Ecology Sessional/Field Work
  • Fundamentals of Extension, Communication and Leadership
  • Fundamentals of Extension, Communication and Leadership Sessional/Field Work
  • Project Thesis/Review Paper
  • Organizational Management and Diffusion of Innovation
  • Extension Program planning & Outreach Program Sessional/ Field Work
  • Thesis Research
  • Advanced Crop Ecology