Jamilur Reza Choudhury

Jamilur Reza Choudhury

Jamilur Reza Choudhury

Vice Chancellor | University of Asia Pacific

Jamilur Reza Choudhury (born 15 November 1943) is a Bangladeshi civil engineer, professor, researcher, and education advocate. He is a former Adviser (Minister) to Caretaker Government of Bangladesh (April–June 1996). He is the vice chancellor of University of Asia Pacific. He is also the president of Bangladesh Mathematical Olympiad Committee from 2003. He was awarded Ekushey Padak by the Government of Bangladesh in the category of science and technology in 2017. He was inducted as a National Professor by the Government of Bangladesh in 2018.

AWARD:

  • Ekushey Padak (2017).
  • Sheltech Award (2010).
  • Bangladesh Engineering Institution Gold medal (1998).
  • Dr. Rashid Gold medal, (1997).
  • Rotary Sid Award, (2000).
  • Lions International (District-315) Gold Medal.
  • Received an honorary doctorate degree from the University of Manchester. He is the only Bangladeshi, who received a doctorate degree in Engineering from a British university.
  • Jica Recognition Award.
  • Star Lifetime Award (2016).