Profile of Nasrin Sultana

... Name Nasrin Sultana
Designation Lecturer
Last Degree BS(Hons) MS (DU)

Nasrin Sultana

M: +8801674693696


A: Dept. of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics

University of Dhaka, Dhaka,1000



Professional, committed, qualified person possessing excellent administrative, verbal communication and written skills along with constructive and effective teaching methods that promote a stimulating learning environment.Passionate about applying my skills and knowledge to exploit information required for high-calibre delivery of technical advice and improvement requirements.


  • Masters of Science (Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics), University of Dhaka, 2014
    Result: CGPA- 3.96 out of 4.00, Position: 4th
  • Bachelor of Science(Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics),University of Dhaka, 2013
    Result: CGPA- 3.82out of 4.00, Position: 2nd
  • Higher Secondary Certificate (Science), Rafiqul Islam Mohila College, Bhairab, Dhaka, 2009
    Result: GPA- 5.00 out of 5.00
  • Secondary School Certificate (Science),Bangladesh Railway High School, Bhairab, Dhaka, 2007
    Result: GPA- 5.00 out of 5.00


  • Working as a Lecturer at the Dept. of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics, University of Dhaka from17 July, 2016 to Present.


  • Worked as a Research Officer at Health Systems and Population Studies Division under Health Coverage Unit in icddr,b.Supervisor:Md. Mahfuz Al Mamun, Research Investigator, Health Systems and Population Studies Division, icddr,b . Duration: 5 months(11 February, 2016 to 13 July, 2016).  


  • Deans Award, 2013: Achieved the Deans award for outstanding performance in B.S. (Hons.).          


  • Worked in a research project titled “A Study on Migration Characteristics and Influence of Remittance on the Economy of Bangladesh”. Supervisor:Mohammad Ahsan Uddin, Assistant professor, Dept. of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics. Duration: 1 year (March, 2013 to March, 2014).


  • M.S. Thesis: Title: Negative Binomial Regression Model for Overdispersed Count Data: Analyzing Antenatal Care Visits  in Bangladesh. Supervisor: Wasimul Bari, PhD, Professor, Dept. of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics.Duration: 1.5 years (July, 2014 to January, 2016).


Participated a training workshop on sampling, May 17-21, 2015, icddr,b, Dhaka, Bangladesh.


                                                                                     COMPUTER SKILLS

  • Programming Languages & Packages:R Programming Environment, STATA, Statistical Analysis System (SAS), Statistical Packages for Social Sciences (SPSS), FORTRAN .
  • Able in writting reports and paper in Latex.
  • Net Browsing: Able to search required information through Googling and net surfing.
  • MS Office:Expert in MS Word, Excel, Power Point.
  • Typing Skill: Efficient in typing both English and Bengali.                             

                                                                         AREAS OF TEACHING INTEREST                                                                        


All the elementary and advanced courses in statistics including Basic Statistics, Basic Probability and Hypothesis Testing, Sampling Techniques,Design and Analysis of Experiments,Regression Analysis, Time Series Analysis, Categorical Data Analysis,Operations Research, Demography, Robust Statistics, Research Methodology,Mathematical Statistics,Multivariate Statistical Analyses, Order Statistics, Non-parametric Statistics, Statistical Inference, Stochastic Processes,  Artificial Intelligence,Biostatistics, Econometrics etc.



Overdispersed Count Data Analysis, Survival Analysis, Longitudinal Data Analysis, Epidemiology, Public Health, Data Mining, Bioinformatics, Statistical Genetics, Discrimination and Classification, Nonparametric Statistical Applications, Demographic and Econometric Analysis and Applications.


  • :  Excellent, as mother tongue.
  • :   Smart, as medium of education and overall communication.



Participated various cultural programs of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics Department, DU.


  • Communicative, self-motivated, industrious and punctual.
  • Excellent report writing skill in both English and Bengali.
  • Good analytical and presentation skills.
  • Able to work in group and individual working environment.
  • Ability to adapt in any given situation and environment.
  • Experienced in adopting leadership roles.
  • Adoptive to new technology and quick learner.


  • Full name: Nasrin Sultana
  • Father Name: Late Abdus Shahid
  • Mother Name: Nazmun Nahar
  • Date of Birth: 31.12.1992
  • Present Address:Dept. of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics, University of Dhaka.
  • Permanent Address: Village: Pashchim Jamirtali, P.O.: Mandari Bazar , Dist.+Thana: Sadar Lakshmipur.
  • Blood group: A+
  • Nationality: Bangladeshi
  • Religion: Islam
  • Marital Status: Single



Dr.Nitai Chakraborti 
Professor, Dept. of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics, Dhaka University, Dhaka

M: +8801711287308

Wasimul Bari, PhD 
Professor, Dept. of Statistics, Biostatistics & Informatics, Dhaka University, Dhaka

M: +8801675814036