BACKGROUND

To provide effective coordination among the following specialized centers, the Consultancy Training Research and Publication Division (CTRPD) has been established in January 2014. The professional staffs encompass engineers of various disciplines, project management and quality assurance experts, educationists, designers, agronomist, agriculturist, ETP specialists, irrigation specialists, energy specialists, community & institutional development specialists, financial analysts, sociologists, economists, socio-economists, psychologists, IT specialists, environmentalists, planners & specialist trainers etc.

IUBAT has the following nine specialized centers for academic as well as service activities:

  • South Asian Disaster Management Center (SADMC)
  • Counseling and Guidance Centre (CGC)
  • Computer Education and Training Center (CETC)
  • Center for Management Development (CMD)
  • Health and Population Center (HPC)
  • Center for Technology Research Training and Consultancy (CTRTC)
  • English Language Center (ELC)
  • Center for Policy Research (CPR)
  • Center for Global Environmental Culture (CGEC)

Focusing on the need of clients, CTRPD has expanded its activities in diversified fields to develop areas of complementary expertise and strengthen capabilities. CTS/CTRPD’s collective professional achievements include a large number of assignments home and abroad.

OBJECTIVES

  • Provide multidisciplinary professional consultancy to various categories of clients including public and private sectors
  • Provided multidisciplinary and market oriented professional training to individual and professional groups of various organizations
  • Conduct basic and applied research on physical , biological, environmental and agricultural sciences
  • Invent and promote appropriate technology in energy, engineering and various other disciplines
  • Overall contribution to HRD and community services

MISSION

CTRPD mission is to provide professional services and human resource development through quality education.

The main areas of CTRPD, inter alia, include the following:

A. TRAINING

  • Appraisal Monitoring and Evaluation of Agricultural and Development Projects
  • Auto CAD
  • Climate change
  • Disaster Management
  • ETAB
  • Geographical Information System(GIS)
  • Grant Proposal Writing and Grant Project Management
  • Hardware & Maintenance
  • Leadership Development Program
  • Management of TVET Institution/ Vocational Training
  • MS Office Package
  • Network/LAN Setup
  • PLC
  • Power System Network Analysis(PNSA)
  • Sustainability
  • System Administration
  • Training on Professional Skill Development
  • Web Development

B. CONSULTANCY

  • Baseline Survey
  • Disaster Management
  • Effluent Treatment Plant(ETP)
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Event Management
  • Feasibility Study
  • Grant Proposal Writing and Grant Project Management
  • Private sector Entrepreneurship Development
  • Project Management
  • Residential Building Wiring
  • Structural Design
  • Sub-Station Installation
  • Universal Testing Machine (Rod, Cement & Concrete Tests)

C. AREA OF SPECIALIZATION

BUSINESS, ECONOMICS & STATISTICS

  • Agriculture Economics
  • Brand Management
  • Business Ethics
  • Business Research
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate social responsibility (CSR)
  • Cost Accounting, Audit and Taxation
  • Entrepreneurship Development
  • Event Management
  • Hospital Marketing & Management
  • Human Resource Development(HRD)
  • Human Resource Management(HRM)
  • Labor welfare
  • Leadership Development Program
  • Manpower Planning
  • Marketing Management
  • Micro and Macro Economics
  • Organizational Behavior on Hospital Services
  • Proposal Writing
  • Quantitative Business Analysis
  • Research Mythology
  • Sales Marketing
  • Socio- Economic Management
  • Total quality Management(TQM)
  • Training of Trainer(TOT)

AGRICULTURE

  • Agricultural Chemistry –Bio chemistry
  • Agricultural Extension
  • Agronomy
  • Aquaculture & Fishery Science
  • Disaster Management
  • Effluent Treatment Plant(ETP)
  • Environmental modeling of Sustainable Technology
  • Farm Management
  • High Rate Wastewater Treatment Technology
  • Horticulture-Floriculture, Pomoculture & oleri culture
  • Landscape Management
  • Organic Farming
  • Plant breeding, Genetics & Bio technology
  • Plant nutrition
  • Plant pathology
  • Rubber Plantation
  • Seed Technology
  • Soil Science
  • Sustainable Development (SD)
  • Tea plantation & Management
  • Vertebrate Pest Management
  • Waste management
  • Water Supply and Sanitation

ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY

  • Civil Construction
  • Computer Hardware & Maintenance
  • Data Base Management
  • Design of Air-conditioning System and installation
  • Digital Civil Engineering Surveying
  • Disaster Management(DS)
  • Electrical Network Planning
  • Electrical Sub-Transmission & Distribution Network Analysis
  • Environmental Science and Hazard
  • Geographical Information System (GIS)
  • GIS & CAD Base Mapping
  • Industrial Project Planning & Management
  • Management Information System
  • Network Management & Advanced Network Technologies
  • PBS GIS Mapping
  • Planning, Design, Procurement & erection of Gas/Coal/HFC based Power Plant
  • Project Management
  • Protection Device
  • Remote Sensing (RS) & GIS Technique
  • Renewable Energy
  • Substation Design & Planning
  • Total Quality Management
  • WindMil Software

TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT

  • Adherence to HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point)/ISO 22000
  • Client relationship Management
  • Event management
  • F & B Service
  • Hospitality & Tourism Marketing
  • HR Practices at T&H Sector
  • P&L Management

LANGUAGE & LEARNING CENTRE

  • Business English(BE)
  • Creative Writing(CW)
  • Editing
  • English for Specific Purposes(ESP)
  • Modern English
  • Phonetics
  • Professional English(PE)
  • Public Speaking(PS)
  • Technical Writing

CHEMISTRY & PHYSICS

  • Arsenic mitigation of ground water
  • Composite materials production
  • Development of Medicinal Drug and Polymers
  • Drug Delivery System
  • Energy management
  • Fertilizer from municipal organic waste
  • Food nutritional value assessment
  • Food quality and analysis of foods
  • Ground water arsenic field survey
  • Industrial and municipal waste analysis
  • Local manufacturing of industrial chemicals and dye removal techniques
  • Low cost potable water production
  • Manufacturing novel medicinal and bioactive products
  • Material science
  • Nano-particales development on solution process
  • Novel polymer development
  • Nuclear Power Plant management
  • Offering QC, ISO-14001, GLP, and GMP training program
  • Radiation Hazard & Control
  • Rice and other cereal grain preservation and quality assessment
  • Trouble shooting in chemical and pharmaceutical industries
  • Water quality measurement

HEALTH & NUTRITION

  • Child care
  • Community development
  • Community Health Nursing
  • English for nursing professionals
  • Maternal & child health nursing
  • Medical & surgical nursing (Adults)
  • Nursing Administration
  • Nutrition
  • Population Health &Family Planning
  • Population Management & Family planning

SOCIAL WELFARE, HISTORY & LIBRARY SCIENCE

  • Community development
  • History of the Emergency of Bangladesh
  • Library Science
  • Modern living
  • Rural Sociology
  • Social Policy and Planning
  • Social Psychology
  • Social work in Urban People & Rural Area

D. LIST OF CONSULTANCY SERVICES PROVIDED BY DEFERMENTS CENTERS OF IUBAT

1) Name of the Project: Global Environment Change and Sustainable Development
Name of the Clients: IGBP International Secretariat-APN
Type of Activities: Synthesis Research
Duration: Two years
Year: 2012 to 2014

2) Name of the Project: Two Weeks’ In-country program of Training of Trainers on Disaster management (ICPTOTDM)
Name of the Clients: Commonwealth Fund for Technical Cooperation (CFTC), Governance & Institutional Development Division (GIDD), Commonwealth Secretariat, London
Type of Activities: To build capacity to cope with the increasing natural disasters in Bangladesh & world class experts and high caliber resource persons shared their specialized expertises.
Duration: Two Weeks
Year: April-May 2008

3) Name of the Project: Study on Corporate Social Responsibility(CSR) in Bangladesh
Name of the Clients: Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
Type of Activities: Current issues and Future trend of CSR in Bangladesh through an empirical Study & Training program.
Duration: One year
Year: April 2007-December 2008

4) Name of the Project: Widening and Beautification of Airport Road
Name of the Clients: Dhaka City Corporation
Type of Activities: All work related to widening and beautification were preformed
Duration: One year
Year: July2006 to June 2007

5) Name of the Project: Two Weeks’ Asian Regional Program of Training of Trainers on Disaster Management(ARTDM)
Name of the Clients: Commonwealth Fund for Technical Cooperation(CFTC), Governance ( Institutional Development Division(GIDD), Commonwealth Secretarial, London
Type of Activities: This was a crucial program to build capacity to cope with the increasing natural disasters in Commonwealth Countries in the Asia region
Duration: Two Weeks
Year: June-July 2007

6) Name of the Project: Feasibility Study and Evaluation Report on Korean Export Processing Zone(KEPZ
Name of the Clients: Emerging Sovereign Group/ Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C
Type of Activities: The Report on Feasibility study on Korean Export Processing Zone(KEPZ) was prepared with the conformity of the clients demand
Duration: 2 Months
Year: August-October 2007

7) Name of the Project: Handbook on Development of Appropriate Policies and Strategies to Attract FDI in Bangladesh
Name of the Clients: FBCCI, Motijheel, Dhaka
Type of Activities: The assignment was preparation Handbook on handbook on Development of Appropriate Policies and Strategies to Attract FDI in Bangladesh
Duration: Four Months
Year: September – December 2007

8) Name of the Project: Holding Roundtable with Parliamentarians on Needs of Reproductive Health Information Services for Adolescent and Young People
Name of the Clients: Concerned Women for Family Development
Type of Activities: Report on Need of Reproductive Health Information and Services for Adolescent and Young People
Duration: One Month
Year: June 2006

9) Name of the Project: Sustainable Commodity Chain of the Asia Link Programme
Name of the Clients: European Commission
Type of Activities: Empirical Study on different industries, developing case and teaching note on the basis of study results.
Duration: 3 Years
Year: January 2003 to December 2005

10) Name of the Project: Eco-Village Development Project in Barind
Name of the Clients: SEMP/UNDP
Type of Activities: The project was undertaken to demonstrate the process of ecological development among to protect the environment and socio-economic degradation of the Barind Villages
Duration: Two years
Year: August 2000 to October 2002

11) Name of the Project: Environmentalist
Name of the Clients: Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB)
Type of Activities: An EIA study was done for the project interventions such as embankment, sluice gate, village market development
Duration: One year
Year: March 2000- February 2001

12) Name of the Project: Environmental Supervision
Name of the Clients: Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB)
Type of Activities: An EIA study was done for the Narayanganj, Narsinghdi flood protection and Irrigation Project (NNFPIP)
Duration: 14 Months
Year: January 1999 to February 2000

13) Name of the Project: Environmental Field Coordinator
Name of the Clients: Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB)
Type of Activities: An EIA study was done for the Narayanganj , Narsinghdi flood protection and Irrigation Project(NNFPIP)
Duration: Two years
Year: January 1996 to February 1998

Recent Training Programs of CTRPD

1. Name of the Training Program: Grant Proposal Writing and Grant Project Management Conducted by Ms Andrea E. Burniske, Project Management Specialist, Purdue University, USA and Volunteer Asia F2F Program, under Winrock International during 8 August to 20 August 2014. In this course was participated by 24 senior University faculties. The certificate awarding ceremony was graced by Professor Dr. Md Mahbubar Rahman, Vice-Chancellor, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University (BSMRAU). Prof M Alimullah Miyan was the chair of this program.

2. Name of the Training Program: Certificate course on ‘Sustainability’ to be conducted by Dr Md Amzad Hossain, Adjunct Research Fellow at Curtin University, Western Australia and respective IUBAT faculties during 27 December to 31 December 2014.

3. Name of the Training Program: Professional certificate course on ‘Power System Network Analysis (PSNA)’ to be conducted by Engr Mohammad Abdul Bari, Head of CTRPD at IUBAT during 14 January to 12 March 2015. In this course was participated by 43 professionals, and students. The certificate awarding ceremony was graced by Engr Md. Abdul Khaleque, Project Director (Chief Engineer) of Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board (BREB). Prof M Alimullah Miyan was the chair of this program.

4. Name of the Training Program: Professional certificate course on ‘Advance Programmable Logic Control (PLC)’ to be conducted by Md Azizul Huq, Md. Jubaer Alam, MM Reazul Haque Tonmoy and Razin Ahmed, faculties of DEEE at IUBAT during 18 May to 14 July March 2015. In this course, 19 executives of different organizations participated.

5. Name of the Training Program: Professional certificate course on ‘Power System Network Analysis (PSNA)’ to be conducted by Engr Mohammad Abdul Bari, Head of CTRPD at IUBAT during 13 May to 8 July 2015. Forty Four Professionals and students joined the program and the closing ceremony was graced by Engr. Hasibur Rahman, Office Director, NRECA International Ltd.

6. Name of the Training Program: Professional certificate course on ‘Power Distribution Network Analysis (PDNA)’ to be conducted by Engr Mohammad Abdul Bari, Head of CTRPD at IUBAT during 10 May to 14 July 2015. Twelve Professionals from different private organizations joined the program.

7. Name of the Training Program: Professional certificate course on ‘Power System Network Analysis (PSNA)’ to be conducted by Engr Mohammad Abdul Bari, Head of CTRPD at IUBAT during 12 September to 14 November 2015. Twenty one Professionals and students joined the program.

8. Name of the Training Program: Professional certificate course on ‘Advance Programmable Logic Control (PLC)’ to be conducted by Md Azizul Huq, Md. Jubaer Alam, MM Reazul Haque Tonmoy and Razin Ahmed, faculties of DEEE at IUBAT during 14 September to 24 November 2015. In this course, 14 executives of different organizations participated.

9. Name of the Training Program: Professional certificate course on ‘Power Distribution Network Analysis (PDNA)’ to be conducted by Engr Mohammad Abdul Bari, Head of CTRPD at IUBAT during 8 September to 25 November 2015. Twelve Professionals from different private organization joined the program.

10. Name of the Training Program: certificate course on ‘Computer Aided Mechanical Design (CAMD)’ to be conducted by Professor Engr A Wadud, and Mr. Arijit Sen faculties of DME and Engr Mohammad Abdul Bari, Head of CTRPD at IUBAT during 12 October to 17 November 2015. Thirty four Professionals and students from different private organization joined the program.