Department of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (NAME)

Md Touhidul Islam

Assistant Professor, Department of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (NAME)
Room No-402 (3rd Floor), Admin Wing, MIST, Mirpur Cantonment, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh.

  • M.Sc. in Marine Technology (Specialization in Ship Structure)
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway
  • B.Sc. in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering 
    Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)

Research Domain: Dynamics Analysis of Ship and Offshore Structure, Ship Design, Hydrodynamics, FEM, Structural Anallysis.

NAME 157 Hydrostatic and Stability
NAME 300 Ship Design Project

NAME 321 Finite Element Methods for Ship Structures
NAME 489 Introduction to Offshore Structure
NAME 499 Shipyard Management

NAME 400 Undergraduate Thesis

Nov 2019 – Oct 2022
Assistant Professor,
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Department,
Military Institute of Science and Technology (MIST), Bangladesh.

Nov 2016 – Nov 2019 (3 Years 1 Month)
DGM (Engineering), Ananda Shipyard and Slipways Ltd (ASSL), Bangladesh.

Project Development, Initial design calculations and tender document preparation of shipbuilding projects
Lead a small group of engineers for engineering and construction of current projects.

Liaison with class, owners and vendors to ensure regulatory and functional requirements of a project.

Aug 2011 – Jul 2014 (3 Years 0 Month)
Lead Engineer (Basic Design), Jurong Shipyard Pte Ltd, Singapore.

GA Drawings, 3D modelling, basic design and production drawings of ship and offshore platforms.
Evaluate hydrostatic and stability calculations to comply with regulations and standards especially Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA) requirements.
Cooperation with external consultants and contractors to develop new solutions.
Control, prepare and present weight report in a project meeting throughout the construction period of the vessel.

Jan 2011 – Jul 2011 (0 Years 7 Months)
Manager (Design), Western Marine Shipyard Ltd, Bangladesh.

Responsible for initial design, basic design and class approval drawings of ships, Ro-Ro ferry, coastal tanker, tug and barge.
Detail Engineering and construction support, liaison with class and owners’ representatives.

Jun 2007 – Dec 2010 (3 Years 7 Months)
Naval Architect, Western Marine Shipyard Ltd, Bangladesh.

Assisted basic design team with initial design and stability calculations.
Production drawings, production support and construction support.
Inclining experiment, lightship survey and sea trial report preparation.


[1] Member of Institution of Engineers Bangladesh, MIEB.
[2] Member of the Association of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, ANAME, Bangladesh.
[3] Associate Member of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects, AMRINA, UK.
[4] Member of the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, SNAME, USA.