May, 2024


Milestones of

Faculty of Business Administration


At a Glance Faculty of Business Administration (FBA), AIUB

The Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) is one of the prosperous faculties of the university. It is continuously restructuring its curricular program and courses; upgrading faculty competencies; facilities improvements and adapting new teaching strategies in response to the needs and demands of the times.
The journey of FBA at AIUB began with the Management Information Systems (MIS) major in 1994, established by the honorable visionary founder of the University Dr. Anwarul Abedin. And to sustain the continuous development of the faculty and to meet the stakeholders’ requirements; it gradually offered 3 different programs and 13 diversified areas of specializations keeping the national and international job market needs in mind.

Currently Offered Programs by Faculty of Business Administration (FBA), AIUB

⦁ Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
⦁ Master of business Administration (MBA)
⦁ Executive Master of business Administration (EMBA)

Departments/Areas of Specialization Under FBA, AIUB

⦁ Accounting (ACT)
⦁ Business Analytics (BA)
⦁ Business Economics (BECO)
⦁ Finance (FIN)
⦁ Human Resource Management (HRM)
⦁ Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development (IED)
⦁ International Business (IB)
⦁ Investment Management (IM)
⦁ Management (MGT)
⦁ Management Information Systems (MIS)
⦁ Marketing (MKT)
⦁ Operations and Supply Chain Management (OSCM)
⦁ Tourism and Hospitality Management (THM)

Accreditation and Strategic Partners of Faculty of Business Administration (FBA)

Renowned Faculty Members

Professor Dr. Nisar Ahmed

Professor, Department of Finance, FBA, AIUB

Professor Dr. Nisar Ahmed received his Ph.D. in Islamic Financing Scheme from Angeles University Foundation, Philippines. He has completed his master’s in finance from Syracuse University, New York, USA; MBA majoring in Finance from Nort South University; bachelor’s in engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology. He served as the Director, Graduate Programs, FBA, AIUB before joining to his current position.

Professor Dr. Farheen Hassan

Former Associate Dean, FBA, and Professor, Department of Management, FBA, AIUB

Professor Dr. Farheen Hassan received her Ph.D. from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka, and currently pursuing her Post Doctorate at Naresuan University, Thailand. She has completed her Masters in Development Studies, Master in Business Administration, and Bachelor of Business Administration from AIUB. She is a practitioner of Quality Assurance (QA) in Higher Education (HE) as External Peer Reviewer, Trainer, and Resource person of University Grants Commission (UGC) and Bangladesh Accreditation Council (BAC). She is an Educator of Business studies with 25 years of Teaching as well as Research and Consulting experience in Education, NGO, and other sectors. 

Professor Syed Abul Kalam Azad

Professor, Department of Marketing, FBA, AIUB

Professor Syed Abul Kalam Azad received his Ph.D. from the University of Dhaka. He has completed Master of Business Administration from the Western Illinois University, U.S.A.; Master of Commerce (Marketing), First Class, from the University of Dhaka; Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), Second Class from the University of Dhaka. He has more than 40 years of Teaching, Research, and Administrative Experiences.

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Dr. Rezbin Nahar

Associate Professor, Director [BBA Program] , Department of Management

Dr. Rezbin Nahar is an Associate Professor in the Department of Management and Human Resources Management under the Faculty of Business Administration of American International University Bangladesh (AIUB). She currently pursuing her Post Doctorate at Naresuan University, Thailand. Rezbin holds her PhD from International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) on Business Administration. She completed BBA and MBA from American International University-Bangladesh where she received Distinction and Awards for Academic Excellence. Immediately before joining AIUB, Rezbin taught at Southeast Business School, Southeast University as an Assistant Professor and performed administrative responsibilities as Director, BBA program. Her academic background, training, and more than 18 years of experience working in the educational field prepared her to be an effective teacher and active researcher. Throughout her career, Rezbin devoted herself in various research and projects activities which have been published in the form of research articles in numerous scholarly journals and proceedings of national and international conferences. Apart from research and teaching, Rezbin also conducted training and coaching to the corporate professionals for improving communication and management development issues.

Dr. Mohammad Faridul Alam

Director, MBA Program, FBA, AIUB, and Associate Professor, Department of Accounting, FBA, AIUB

Dr. Mohammad Faridul Alam achieved his DBA from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka. He has obtained his Bachelor in Business Administration and Master in Business Administration degrees from the Department of Accounting and Information Systems, University of Dhaka. He has several publications in reputed local and international academic and professional journals. He is a co-author of the book titled “Bangladesh Income Tax: Theory and Practice” that is used as a reference book of Bangladesh Taxation in several academic and professional institution.

Dr. Mohammed Kamrul Hasan

Associate Professor, Department of Finance, FBA, AIUB

Dr. Mohammed Kamrul Hasan received hid Ph.D. from the International University of America. He has completed his Master of Business Administration, and Master of Arts from Wichita State University, USA. He has also completed his Bachelor from the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, USA. He has wide range of teaching and research experiences both in home and abroad.

Professor Dr. Md. Faruque Hossain

Professor, Department of OSCM, FBA, AIUB, and Member [Research & Publication Steering Committee] 

Professor Dr. Faruque Hossain obtained his Doctorate Degree in Soil, Water and Environmental Sciences from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, University of London, UK. He also obtained his BSc (Honors) and MSc (Thesis Group) Degree from the University of Dhaka in 1987 and 1988, respectively and secured First Class First Position. He has more than thirty-five years of teaching, research, and project management experience in environmental and agricultural development in soil, water and plant biomass eco-systems.

Memorable Events by Faculty of Business Administration (FBA), AIUB

  • 2nd AIUB International Conference on Business and Management (AICBM)-2021

  • Seminar on 'A Journey towards Smart Bangladesh, an initiative of the Bangladesh Government'

  • Dr. Anwarul Abedin Lecture Series on ``Sustainable Entrepreneurship Practices in Industry 4.0``.

  • Marketing Students’ visit to Coca-Cola Bangladesh Beverages Limited

  • Finance Quiz Competition - Summer 2021-2022


  • 1st AIUB International Conference on Business and Management (AICBM)-2018

  • Seminar on ``Cloud Technology and the Future Beyond`` as a part of Dr. Anwarul Abedin's Lecture Series

  • Seminar on ``Be a Future-Fit Leader`` - Dr. Anwarul Abedin's Lecture Series

  • Business Plan Exhibition Fall 2023-24

  • Grand Finale of the Marketing Plan Competition – Spring 2022-2023


FBA, AIUB Alumni and the Success Story


With the institutional slogan “Where Leaders are Created”, American International University -Bangladesh (AIUB) is continuously working to deliver the highest level of performance for preparing the students for future businesses and entrepreneurship in the fields of Science, Engineering, Business, and Social Sciences. Since its foundation in 1994, AIUB has always been very committed and helpful in facilitating this university’s ongoing students and Alumni. In this regard, AIUB has two dedicated offices entitled ‘Office of Students Affairs (OSA)’ and ‘The Office of Placement and Alumni (OPA)’ to look after current students’ and alumni’s internal and external benefits. According to the statistics of the last convocation of the university, 36,911 students have successfully completed their degrees from this university and have joined the workforce in national and international arenas.

As part of the service portfolio of AIUB, the Faculty of Business Administration (FBA) is also passionately working with great effort and professionalism to enrich students’ knowledge and develop their practical skills for the respective areas of specialization as per the need of the contemporary business world. To date, a total of 18,146 students (49.16% of the total graduating students) have completed their graduation from the business school of AIUB and are currently serving in different private and public organizations both at home and abroad. Some have also initiated and effectively operated their business ventures in various sectors.
FBA, AIUB graduates are now working in different local and multinational organizations in a variety of corporate fields and industries such as Fast-Moving Consumer Goods Manufacturing and Marketing; Home & Kitchen Appliances and Consumer Electronics; ICT, Mobile Phone and Telecommunications services; Banks and Financial Institutions; Media and Advertising Agencies; Airlines, Hotels, Resorts and Tourism Marketing; Textiles and Ready Made Garments; Real Estate and Housing; Power, Energy, and Engineering; Health care, Educational, and Development organizations; Non-government Organizations, etc.

Some of our

Notable Alumni


Mr. Emranul Huq

Managing Director & CEO at Dhaka Bank Limited

ID: 19-91252-1


Mr. Debabrata Bhowmik

Senior Vice President & Country Head of Audit at Citibank, N.A. Bangladesh

ID: 00-01581


Mr. Mohammad Mizanoor Rahman Mizan

General Manager (Sales) at Savoy Ice Cream, Bangladesh

EMBA (Marketing)
ID: 06-91215-2


Mr. Mosleh Uddin Ahmed

Additional DIG at Bangladesh Police (Traffic and Driving School – TDS)

MBA (Operations Management)
ID: 13-96704-1


Mr. Md. Rezaul Hakim Shanto

Chairman and Managing Director at Aristo Corporation Ltd

BBA (Marketing)
ID: 02-03479-3


Mr. Wahed-ul Huq Khandkar

Head of Government and LEA Relationship at Banglalink

BBA (Marketing)
ID: 00-01689-2


Mr. Sajid Mahbub

CEO and Executive Editor at Bangladesh Brand Forum

BBA (Marketing)
ID: 07-07968-1


Mr. Ehsanul Alim Nadim

National Sales Manager, Advanced Chemical Industries (ACI) Consumer Brands Ltd.

MBA (Marketing)
ID: 10-94056-2


Mr. Khondaker Shakib Al-Hasan

Captain, Bangladesh National Cricket Team

ID: 09-14177-2


Mr. Md. Mahmud Ullah Riyad

Ex-Captain, Bangladesh National Cricket Team