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Department of Business Administration (DBA)
Bangladesh Army University of Engineering & Technology
Department of Business Administration (DBA)

Dr. Md. Shah Alam

Professor (Adjunct)

Dr. Md. Shah Alam

Professor (Adjunct)

Dept. of Business Administration

Profile Details

Post-Doctoral Research 
Pune University, India
Topic: Foreign Direct Investment in India and Bangladesh: A Comparative Study

Ph. D. (Commerce)
Delhi School of Economics,
University of Delhi, India
Topic: Capital Expenditure Control of Public Sector Industrial Enterprises in Bangladesh with Special Reference to Sugar Industry

M. Com in Accounting
First Class First Position
Rajshahi University, Rajshahi, Bangladesh

B. Com(Honors) in Accounting
First Class First Position
Rajshahi University, Rajshahi, Bangladesh


Professor (Adjunct), Accounting,
Department of Business Administration (DBA)
Bangladesh Army University of Engineering & Technology (BAUET).
From 1st January 2016 to till date.

Department of Accounting and Information Systems
University of Rajshahi

Conferences/ Workshops attended:

i) Keynote Speaker, International Virtual Conference on Multidisciplinary Research (IVCMR) 2020 with the theme of “Moving Forward: Empowering Educational Research and Practice amidst COVID-19 Pandemic”, Sponsored by International Organizations of Educators and Researchers Inc., 27-28 August 2020, Philippines.

ii) “Has Democracy Become a Spectator Sport?” Organized by Salzburg Global Seminar,Austria, 28 July 2020
International Management, /Faculty Development Programme on “The Role of Technology in Business Management for the Revival of Economic Slowdown”, Organized by Department of Management Studies, New Horison College of Engineering, Bengaluru, India, 17-18 June 2020

iii) Keynote Speaker, International Conference on Bangladesh-India Policy Landscape with Special Focus on Emerging Technologies,7-8 March 2020, Dhaka International University, Bangladesh “2nd World Entrepreneurship Summit” Sponsored by Global Entrepreneurs Grid, 8 February 2020, Bangalore, India

iv) Keynote Speaker, International Conference on Education and Business (ICEB) 2019, Theme: Research Innovation towards Global Competitiveness, 29-30 October 2019 at Belmont Hotel, Manila, Philippines.

v) Keynote Speaker, International Conference on Multidisciplinary Research (ICMR)2019, Theme- Possibilities and Challenges towards Innovation and Transformation, September 24-25, 2019, Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort, Siem Reap, Cambodia

vi) Keynote Speaker, International Conference on Business and Technology (ICBT) 2019, Theme- Research Innovation and Development for Global Competitiveness, 9-10 May 2019, Days Hotel, Batangas City, Philippines.

vii) Keynote speaker, 1st International Conference on Education, Law and Technology (WCELT2019), Sponsored by the International Organization on Educators and Researchers Inc. Bangkok, Thailand, January 30-31,2019.

viii) MTC 8th World Edu Summit at Hotel Fortune Select Trinity, Bangalore, India on 8th September 2018.

xi) Session Chair, “International Conference on Business and Sustainable Development (ICBSD)
2018, Faculty of Business Studies, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh
xii)  Key Note Speaker, “International Conference on India’s Foreign Policy Transformation: Issues and Challenges (ICIFPT-2017), 30-31 March 2017, Kongu Engineering College, Tamilnadu, India
xiii)   International Conference on Business Case Research (ICBCR-2016),Paper presented on “ Economic Growth for Sustainable Development: Bangladesh Perspective”, Organized by University of Hong Kong, 12-14 December, 2016.

xiv)  International Conference on Global Economic Growth and Sustainability: Prospect and Challenges”, Invited Speaker and Track Session Chair, Organized by Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshawara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD), Mysore, Karnataka, India, November 20-21, 2015

xv) “International Conference on Global Business, Economics, Finance and Social Sciences  (GB 15 Thai Conference), Paper presented on “Women Empowerment through Micro-credit Program of Grameen Bank in Bangladesh”, Organized by Global Business Research Journals  and J. A. Alpha Business Research and Publishers Pvt. Ltd., 20-22 February, 2015, Bangkok, Thailand.xvi)“ 4th International Conference on Tourism and Hospitality Management”, Paper presented on Micro-credit Program and Women Entrepreneurship of Grameen Bank, Sponsored by- Tourism Research Institute, Athens in Greece, 19-21 June, 2014.

xvii)“ World Finance and Banking Symposium- Beijing (,  December 16-17, 2013, Paper presenter on FDI in Bangladesh, Sponsored by Central University of Finance and Economics,39 South College Road, Beijing 100081, China.
xviii) “ International Conference of Restructuring of the Global Economy (ROGE), London-UK, 24th-25th June, 2013 (summer), Sponsored by Academy of Business & Retail Management, Brent House, Kenton Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 8BT, United Kingdom.

xix) “International Seminar on Building Management Model for Sustainable Growth- Challenges and Opportunities”, 12-13 April, 2013, Key Note Speaker, Sponsored by Vivekananda Institute of Information and Management Studies, Tamil Nadu, India.

xx) International Conference on” Global Business and Management Dynamics 2012”, Sponsored by Skyline University College, University City of Sharjah, UAE, 28 April 2012 to 1 May 2012, Presented a paper titled “Performance of Women of Grameen Bank with Special Reference to Grameen Generalized System”xxi)   5th Asian Business Research Conference, Jointly sponsored by World Business Institute, World Academy of Social Sciences, WBI London and ECBER London, UK,23-24 December,2011, Presented a paper titled “Incentives: Tool for Attracting Foreign Direct Investment in Bangladesh”.

xxii) “International Conference on Knowledge Globalization”, jointly organized by, Suffolk University, USA and North South University, Bangladesh, 8-10 May, 2010; Presented a Paper on  “Globalization and FDI in Bangladesh;

xxiii) “National Conference on Economic Revival”, Sponsored by St Joseph Engineering College, 29-30 April, 2010, Mangalore, India.

xxiv) “Twelfth International Business Summit (INBUSH)”, Sponsored by International Business School Noida,24-26 February,2010, Uttar Pradesh, India.

xxv)“International Conference on Business Challenges & Strategies in Emerging Global Scenario”, Sponsored by Punjab College of Technical Education, Ludhiana, Punjab, India, 30 May, 2008.

xxvi)“Connect Ed: A Conference on Global Education”, Sponsored by Middlebury  College, Monterey, California, USA, January 22-24, 2008, presented a paper titled “Globalization and Commerce Education in Bangladesh”

xxvii)  “Asian Economies: Regional and Global Relationships”, under the sponsorship of Salzburg Seminar in Austria, December 2-9, 2000. Participation in a group discussion on “Globalization and Change of Asian Economies”

xxviii)  “Advantage South Asia-Opportunities and challenges for Management Development” Under the sponsorship of Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia, Pune, India, March 23-25, 2000, Presented paper titled “ Project Management System of Public Sector Industries in Bangladesh

xxix) “Third International Conference on Management and International Accounting Issues”, Under the sponsorship of University College of Boras, Sweden, March 25-28, 1999, Presented a Paper titled “Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth: A Comparative Study in India and Bangladesh”

xxx) “Recent Trends of Economic Reforms in SAARC Region”, Under the sponsorship of the International Institute for Development Studies (IIDS), Calcutta and Institute of Bangladesh Studies (IBS). April 19-20, 1999, Presented paper titled “Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth in Bangladesh”

xxxi)“Entrepreneurship Development in the Changing Economic Reforms in Bangladesh” Under the sponsorship of the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants in Bangladesh and Faculty of Business Studies, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh, October 24, 1998, Paper presented titled “Globalization and Government Policy Changes in Bangladesh”

xxxii) Workshop on “Teaching Method in the University” conducted by Dr. Colin R. Palmer, Director, Education Service Unit, Bath University, UK, Presented a short paper titled “ Break-Even Point and Managerial Decision Making”



a) International:

  1. Alam, Shah, “Online class and Its Psychological Impact on Satisfaction of University Students in Bangladesh during COVID-19 Pandemic”, International Multidisciplinary Research Journal, Philippines, 2020
  2. Alam, Md. Shah,” Inclusive Economic Growth for Sustainable Development: Bangladesh Perspective “, Management and Innovation, Centennial College, The University of Hong Kong, December 2016.
  3. Alam, Md. Shah, “Performance of Women Entrepreneurs of Grameen Bank with Special Reference to Grameen Generalized System”, Journal of Business and Economic Development, London, UK, Vol.1, Issue 2, July 2013.
  4. Alam, Md. Shah,” Foreign Direct Investment in Bangladesh: A Critical Analysis (1990-2010)”, South East Asian Journal of Contemporary Business, Economics and Law, Malaysia, Vol. 1, 2012.
  5. Alam, Md. Shah, “Foreign Direct Investment in Bangladesh-A Review”, Annamalai Journal of Management, Tamil Nadu, India, Vol. 1, Issue 1, 2007
  6. Alam, Md. Shah, “Project Management System in Industrial Enterprises of Bangladesh” Advantage South Asia-Opportunities and challenges for Management Development, AMDISA, Hyderabad, India,
  7. Alam, Md Shah, “Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth of India and Bangladesh” The Indian Journal of Economics, Allahabad, India, Vol. LXXX, July 1999.
  8. Alam, Md. Shah, “Foreign Direct Investment in Bangladesh: An Overview of its Prospects and Realities” Finance India, Delhi, India, vol., No. 2, June 1998.
  9. Alam, Md, Shah, “Capital Expenditure Management of the Sugar Industry in Bangladesh: A Critical Analysis”, Prajnan, Pune, India, Vol. XXVI, No.1 1997-98.

b) Domestic:

  1.  Alam, Md. Shah, “Foreign Direct Investment in Bangladesh: Policies and Status”The Chittagong University Journal of Business Administration, Bangladesh, Vol. 18, 2003, pp. 1-10.
  2. Alam, Md. Shah, “Foreign Direct Investment and the pattern of Economic Growth in Bangladesh”, Journal of Business Studies, Southeast University, Bangladesh, Vol. No. 1, No. 1, January 2005.
  3. Alam, Md. Shah, “Poverty Allevation and Foreign Direct Investment in Bangladesh”, Journal of Business Studies, Bangladesh Open University, Bangladesh, Vol. 2, No.1, June 2004.
  4. Alam, Md. Shah, “Role of Foreign Direct Investment in Economic Growth of Bangladesh”, Journal of Business Research, Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Vol. 6, 2004.
  5. Alam, Md. Shah, “Policy Reforms and Foreign Direct Investment in Bangladesh”, Entrepreneurship development in the Changing Economic Reforms in Bangladesh, Seminar paper, ICMA, Dhaka, Bangladesh, October 24,1998.
  6.  Alam, Md. Shah, “Project Implementation and Monitoring System of Sugar Industry in Bangladesh”, Journal of the Institute of Bangladesh Studies, Rajshahi, Bangladesh,  20, 1997
  7. Alam, Md. Shah (et al), “Bangladesh Shilpa Bank and Industrial Development: A Critical Analysis”, The Cost and Management, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Vol. XXXIV, No. 3.1996.
  8. Alam, Md. Shah (et al), “Evaluation of Operational Efficiency of Two Selected Small Scale Enterprises in Bangladesh”, The Cost and Management, Bangladesh, Vol. XX, No. 5. September-October 1992.
  9.  Alam, Md. Shah, “Impact of Idle Capacity on Profitability of the Sugar Factory of Carew & Company (Bangladesh) Ltd.”, The Cost and Management ,Dhaka, Bangladesh, vol. No. 1, January-February 1992.
  10. Alam, Md. Shah, “Cost & Profitability of a Public Sector Paper Mill (North Bengal), Bangladesh Business Research Reports, UGC Publication, No. 47, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Vol. 11, 1989.
  11. Alam, Md. Shah, “Procurement of Sugarcane of Rajshahi Sugar Mills”, The Cost and Management, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Vol. XIV, No. 6, 1986.


Planning and Investment
i) Capital Expenditure Planning and Implementation
ii) Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)

  • ICCR Scholarship, Government of India.
  • ICCR Fellowship, Government of India.