Department of Civil Engineering (CE)

Brig Gen Abul Hasnat Mohammad Sayem, BGBMS, afwc, psc, M Phill

Head of Dept of Civil Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering (CE)

Educational Qualification

  • M Phil in Security and Development, Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP), 2021
  • MBA (Major in Human Resource Management), South East University, 2012
  • MSc in Military Studies, Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP), 2009
  • BSc in Civil Engineering, MIST, 2003.

Working Experience/ Professional Experience

  • Worked as Project Officer, Bangalhalia- Bandarban Road Construction Project, 2004
  • Worked as Brigade Major, 44 Infantry Brigade, 2009-2010
  • Worked as Deputy Assistant Military Secretary, Military Secretary’s Branch, Army Headquarters, 2010-2012
  • Worked as Commanding Officer, 18 Engineer Battalion, 2013-2015
  • Worked as PS to DG BGB, 2017-2018
  • Worked as GSO-1, HQ ARTDOC, 2018-2019
  • Worked as Colonel Staff, MIST 2020

Other Training

  • Officers’ Basic Course, Engineer Centre and School of Military Engineering, Quadirabad Cantonment, 1997.
  • Combat Engineer Officers’ Course, NC, USA, 2004.
  • Military Science Course- 2008, EME Center and School, Sayedpur Cantonment.
  • Army Staff Course from Defence Services Command and Staff College, Mirpur, Dhaka,2008-2009
  • Armed Forces War Course, National Defence College, 2016
  • Advanced Security Cooperation Course 2017, Asia Pacific Centre for Security Studies, Hawaii, USA.

Teaching Interest

  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Social Impact Assessment
  • Project Management
  • Leadership and Management

Scholastic Awards



  • International Seminar on International Humanitarian Law, Delhi, India
  • International Seminar on Mega Structure, 2021, MIST.
  • Exercise on Climate Change, Asia Pacific Centre for Security Studies, 2017, Hawaii, USA

Membership and Professional Associations


  • Member, IEB
  • Member, KGC
  • Fellow, APCSS, Hawaii, USA


Research Interest: 1. Water Security

                               2. Integrated Water Resources Management

                               3. River Training

                               4. E-flow

                               5. Water Evaluation and Planning Model, CROPWAT 8.0, HEC-RAS

                               6. Coastal Zone Management

                                7. Hydraulic Structure

                                8. Water Resources Engineering