Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University, Bangladesh

We Strive For Maritime Excellence

Guest Lectures/Seminar

The university is trying to become the centre of maritime excellence since its inception. To attain its goal the university has arranged a number of seminars, guest lectures by prominent academicians, maritime professionals and experts from home and abroad. Some of these are following:

SL Topics Speaker/ Resource Person Date


Seminar on “Global Maritime Challenges and Role of Maritime Higher Education in Bangladesh”

1. Dr. Sajid Hossain, Commandant, Bangladesh Marine Academy

2. Prof. Dr. Rafiqul Islam, BUET

3. Capt. Hasan Imam, International Maritime Academy

14th August, 2014


Seminar on “Legal Regime: Law of the Sea and Importance of Blue Economy”

Rear Admiral M Khurshid Alam (Rtd), Secretary, Maritime Affairs Unit, MoFA

22nd November, 2015


Lecture on “International Carriage of Goods by Sea”

Dr. Md. Rafiqul Islam, Professor, Faculty of Law, Macquarie University, Australia.

14th  December, 2015


Lecture on “Maritime Safety and Security”

Dr. Daud Hassan, Associate Professor, Western Sydney University, Australia.

19th January, 2016


Seminar on “Prospects and Challenges of Port and Shipping Management in the World in General and Bangladesh in Particular

1. Rear Admiral Riazuddin Ahmed, Chairman, MPA

2. Mrs. Halima Begum, Manager Training, CPA

25th January, 2016


Seminar on “Maritime Governance: Challenges for Maritime Community”


30th May, 2016


Seminar on “Global Challenges and Prospects of Shipping Industries”.

1. Commodore Habibur Rahman Bhuiyan, BN, MD, Bangladesh Shipping Corporation

2. Capt. AKM Shafiqullah, Former DG, Department of Shipping

23rd June, 2016