Prof. Dr. S.M. Abu Raihan

Treasurer, BGMEA University of Fashion & Technology



About Prof. Dr. S.M. Abu Raihan

Prof. Dr. S. M. Abu Raihan, currently hold the position of Treasurer of BGMEA University of Fashion & Technology (BUFT). Dr. Raihan obtained his B.Sc (Hons) and M.Sc degree in Chemisty from University of Rajshahi. He obtained Ph.D degree from School of Chemical Science of Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Malaysia under MTCP-Commonwealth Scholarship. Dr. Raihan did two years Postdoctoral Research in the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM).

Dr. Raihan started his career in 1975 and he has 37 years teaching experience in chemistry. Before joining here, he served for 23 years in National University, Gazipur, Bangladesh and went to Post Retirement leave on July 30, 2016. He also served about 14 years in different govt. colleges of Bangladesh before joining to the National University of Bangladesh.

At the time of retirement, Dr. Raihan was Professor of Chemistry and Dean, Curriculum Development and Evaluation Centre of the National University. He worked in different positions of National University.

He served as Dean, Centre for Postgraduate Studies, Training & Research, Chairman, Academic Committee of Natural Science Group, Resource person in the college Teacher’s Training Programme, Editor, National University Journal of Science, Member of Finance Committee, Academic Council, Head Examiner and Examiner of Honours and Master Courses Examination of National University.

Dr. Raihan has long experience in Research and he has 37 Research Publications in local and international journals. He supervised 05 (five) Ph.D and 01 (one) M.Phil Research Fellows.

He has research interest on Biologically Active Organic Natural Products Chemistry and related fields, special interest on the studies of Chemistry and Biological Activities of Flavonoid Compounds.

Dr. Raihan attended on International Training Programme on “Revitalizing Higher Education Management”, Faculty of Education, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.


Message from Treasurer

BGMEA University of Fashion & Technology (BUFT) envisages establishing itself as a Centre of Excellence to produce skilled manpower for the apparel, Design, textile and allied sectors of Bangladesh. I hope the graduates of BUFT have entered the job market to face all kinds of global challenges in the new millennium and enhance our Economic Strategy.

I wish all the success of the of University.