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Dr. Mohammad Ataur Rahman
Dr. Mohammad Ataur Rahman

Associate Professor Contact No : +880-1721199032
Department of Agricultural Finance Email : marahman@bau.edu.bd
Faculty of Agricultural Economics & Rural Sociology
 
Research Interest:   Poverty, Microcredit, Food Security, Agricultural Credit, Rural Livelihoods
SSC
Doulat Hossain High School
Bangladesh
PhD In Agricultural Sciences    - 2006
University of Hohenheim
Germany
M.Sc. In Agricultural Sciences, Food Security And Natural Resource Management    - 2002
University of Hohenheim
Germany
B.Sc.Ag.Econ.(Hons.)    - 1997
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Bangladesh
M.S. In Agricultural Economics (Finance)    - 2001
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Bangladesh
HSC    - 1992
Tejgoan College, Dhaka
Bangladesh
Total Number:  6
 

1.“Use of Biogas Plant in Bangladesh:Impact, Financial Viability and Future Prospects”. Principal Investigator. Funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System (BAURES), July 2018-June 2020. Project No. RPP-2018-007.

2“Conservation Agriculture and  Household Food Security: A Study of  Smallholder Farmers of  Char Area in  Bangladesh ”. Principal Investigator. Funded by Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of Peoples' Republic of Bangladesh. Project number: 2017-2018/1/BS-3/MOST

3. ‘Impact of Solar Panel on Rural Livelihood and its Future Prospect in Bangladesh’, Principal Investigator. Funded by Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of Peoples' Republic of Bangladesh. Project number: 2016-201711/BS-13/MOST

4. "Carbon and Ecological Footprint of Intensive Aquaculture Practice in Bangladesh". Associate Investigator. Funded by Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of Peoples' Republic of Bangladesh. Project number: 2015-2016/ES261/1190/MOST.

5. "Impact of Credit on Livelihoods and Food Security of Tribal People in Mymensingh District of Bangladesh". Principal Investigator. Funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System (BAURES), Project No. BAURES/2015/131/BAU.

6. "The Role of Credit in Food Production and Food Security in a Selected Area of Bangladesh". Principal Investigator. Funded by Bangladesh Agricultural University Research System (BAURES), Project No.2012/17/AU-GC.

Total Number:  3
 

Business Start-up Counselling Training, 14-16 October 2018.University of Twente, The Netherlands and Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh.

Enterprising Teaching Methods Training. 13-15 May 2018. University of Twente, The Netherlands and Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh.

Teaching Methods and Techniques Training. 21 April to 03 May 2012. Graduate Training Institute, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh.

Associate Professor
19 Jan, 2017 -
Assistant Professor
19 Jan, 2011 - 18 Jan, 2017
 
Total Number:  7
 

Course attended:

  1. AuthorAID Research Communication online course. Grade: Merit, Course duration: 7 weeks (3 October to 20 November 2017), Average study time:28 hours

Conferences attended:

  • 1. Fourth International Conference on Global Business, Economics, Finance and Social Sciences, GB15Kolkata, India. Dates: 18-20 December, 2015.
  • 2. Conference on "Visualizing Structure and Agency Through Social Network Analysis: A Postcolonial Case Study" in the university of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada .March13, 2015.
  • 3. International Conference on “Climate Resilient Technology Development and Extension for Sustainable Agriculture”. 7-8 March, 2013, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh.
  • 4. Tropentag-2005, Germany
  • 5. Tropentag-2004, Germany
  • 6. Human Development and Capability Association Conference 2003 Pavia, Italy.
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Title Institution Subject Receipt Date
• Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Scholarship University of Hoheheim, Germany PhD in Agriculrural Sciences January 2004
• Eiselen-Stiftung Foundation Scholarship University of Hoheheim, Germany M.Sc in AGricultural Sciences, Food Security and Natural Resource Management October 2000
• M. Lutfur Rahman Memorial Prize 2000 Bangladesh Agricultural University B.Sc. Ag. Econ (Hons.)
Membership Type Organization
General Bangladesh Agriculturist Assocition
Life Bangladesh Agricultural Economists Association
Life Bangladesh Economic Association
Member of Human Development and Capability Association (HDCA) Human Development and Capability Association (HDCA)
Member of the Indigenous Research Institute Simon Fraser University, Canada