Bangladesh Army International University of Science and Technology

Cumilla, Bangladesh

Dr. Md. Shafi Uddin Miah

Professor, BAIUST

shafi.ce@baiust.ac.bd

880-1713228605 , 880-1551174007

Dr. Md. Shafi Uddin Miah is a distinguished academician and civil engineer, recognized for his profound contributions to the field of engineering education and research. Born and raised in Bangladesh, Dr. Shafi embarked on his academic journey with a steadfast commitment to excellence.

Water Resources Management
Water Resources Engineering
Hydrologic and Water Resource Modeling and Simulation
Water Quality
Surface Water
Watershed Hydrology
Hydraulics
Surface Hydrology

Dr. Shafi completed his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Rajshahi Engineering College in 1978, laying the foundation for his illustrious career. He then pursued his Master’s degree in Water Resources Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), Dhaka, graduating in 1985. Driven by a thirst for knowledge, he furthered his academic pursuits by obtaining a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, India, in 1992.

Dr. Shafi’s career spans over four decades, marked by his unwavering dedication to academia and service to his institution, Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology (RUET). He began his journey as a Lecturer in the Department of Civil Engineering at RUET in March 1982 and steadily progressed through the ranks, demonstrating exceptional leadership and teaching prowess.

Throughout his tenure, Dr. Shafi held various administrative positions, including Department Head of Civil Engineering and Urban & Regional Planning, Dean of Civil Engineering, and Director of Planning and Development. His expertise in engineering management led to his appointments as Chief Engineer and Provost of several halls at RUET, where he played a pivotal role in fostering a conducive learning environment for students.

As a Professor in Civil Engineering since June 2000, Dr. Shafi has been instrumental in shaping the academic landscape through his comprehensive teaching methodologies and innovative research endeavors. His areas of expertise include Fluid Mechanics, Hydraulic Engineering, Hydrology, Irrigation & Flood Engineering, among others. Dr. Shafi’s research focuses on addressing critical hydrological issues such as drought, flood, and groundwater resources management, reflecting his commitment to finding sustainable solutions to pressing environmental challenges.

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