08 April 2020
২৫ চৈত্র ১৪২৬

Dr. S. M. Zahural Islam

Professor , Head of Architecture


1.     Name: Dr. S. M. Zahurul Islam


                        Department of Civil Engineering

                       Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology

                       Rajshahi – 6204



  1. Contact with mobile:

                       Telephone: (+88) 0721 750742-3 Ext. 337 (Office)                        Phone: (+88) 01715048294 (Mobile)

                     Fax: (+88) 0721 -750372 (Office)

                       E-mail: E-mail: zahurul90@gmail.com



  1. Education/ Academic qualifications:
  • PhD, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
  • MSc Engg. Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
  • BSc Engg. RUET, Bangladesh
  1. Employment Records:

Associate Professor- from 2013 to Present, CE, RUET Assistant Professor- from 2005 to 2012, CE, RUET Lecturer- from 1998 to 2004, CE, RUET Lecturer (Part-Time)- from 1997 to 1998, CE, RUET

  1. Other positions help:

Present: Member of Purchase Committee, RUET



  1. Research Interest:
  • FRP strengthening stainless steel and aluminium   structures
  • Profiled steel sheet
  •   Cold-formed steel structures
  • Testing and design of steel structures
  •   Thin-walled structures
  • Structural stability
  • Stainless steel structures
  • Aluminium structures

Field : Structural Engineering


Courses taught:

Undergraduate CE 213: Mechanics of Materials II CE 311 Structural Analysis & Design I CE 102: Practical Surveying CE 214: Mechanics of Materials Sessional-II CE 312: Structural Analysis and Design Sessional I CE 414: Structural Analysis and Design Sessional IV CE 400: Project and Thesis Post-graduate CE 6113: Advanced Theory and Design of Steel Structures CE 6000: Project and Thesis

  1. Service to the University:
  • Teaching and research on experimental and numerical topic on Civil and Structural Engineering Field.
  • To teach the undergraduate and Masters of engineering students (Civil Engineering) and research
  • Confirm various construction materials qualities through field test and lab test.
  • Involve design and consulting works in Department of Civil Engineering.
  1. Publication: http://zahurul90.hpage.co.in/publications.html
  2. Awards and achievements:

The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China. 2008-2011 Research Assistantship for PhD Study at The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

2003-2005, Research Assistantship for M Sc Engineering Study at Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia.

         1992-2005, Rajshahi Board Scholarship for outstanding academic results in HSS.


  1. Membership:
  • Professional Member: The Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh, Fellow F /10156
  1. Other position held:

Reviewer of Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture, David Publishing Company, NY, USA.

Dept. of Civil Engineering

Joined: 01 November, 1998