Mr. Md. Abdul Hamid was born on 1 January, 1944 in Kamalpur of Mithamoin Upazila under Kishoregonj district. His father’s name is Late Hazi Md. Tayeb Uddin and mother’s name is Late Tomiza Khatun.


Mr. Md. Abdul Hamid passed his Matriculation from Nikli G.C. High School and both I.A and B.A from Gurudayal College of Kishoregonj. He obtained Bachelor of Law degree from Central Law College under Dhaka University. Afterwards, he started his profession as a Lawyer.

Social Work:

Mr. Md Abdul Hamid is an ardent social worker and a patron of education and culture. He established a good number of schools, colleges and madrashas in his constituency including Mithamoin Tomiza Khatun Girls’ High School, Mithamoin Hazi Tayeb Uddin Boys’ High School, Mithamoin College, Astogram College, Alongzuri High School, Itna Girls’ High School, Baribari High School, Abdullahpur High School, Abdul Wadud High School, Kishoregonj Girls’ High School, Dhonpur High School, Shohid Smrity High School, Mohantala High School and Ghagra Abdul Goni High School and many other junior level Schools & Madrashas


As a member of Sustainable Development Committee of Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU) from 1997 to 2000 and the member of the Executive Committee of IPU from 2011 to 2013, Mr. Hamid played his due role. He was also the member of the Executive Committee for Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) for two terms from 1999 to 2001 and from 2009 to 2012. He is the Life Member of Kishoregonj District Public Library, District Shilpakala Academy, Red Crescent Society and Kishoregonj Rifles Club respectively. He is also the honorary member of Kishoregonj Press Club and associated with many other philanthropic institutions.

Personal life and Hobbies:

Mr. Hamid is married and father of three sons and a daughter. Reading books on history and constitutions of different countries is his favorite pastime.

Mr. Md. Abdul Hamid
Hon’ble Chancellor
Anwer Khan Modern University

Welcome to Anwer Khan Modern University (AKMU), where innovation & excellence is encouraged, nurtured and celebrated. With cooperation from all concerned, I am sure, we will achieve its mission and realize its vision through quality education, training, research, entrepreneurship and community services.

As an institution we are fully committed to achieving excellence in education and are striving to combine the best of western as well as eastern learning. We believe that we are well equipped to offer our students quality education suited to our particular location and the contemporary world. The University has beautiful physical infrastructure and facilities for your learning. Our state of the art campus, located in an idyllic part of Dhaka, has been designed by leading architects of the country. It has created ample opportunities for extra-curricular activities. Your participation in extra-curricular activities would help you developing your leadership quality.

Our faculty members have been recruited not only from leading universities of the country but also from some of the foremost universities of the United States, United Kingdom, Australia and Asia. Our competent staff members complement them perfectly. We feel that you will enjoy the experience of studying in Anwer Khan Modern University and confident that you will find it an ideal place to study towards a degree, do research, develop professional and social skills, and equip yourself for the wider world. It is only a matter of time that Anwer Khan Modern University finds itself in the hearts and minds of prospective students and parents alike of the near future. So, join us to make Anwer Khan Modern University a conduit for our vision – share the united experience. We warmly welcome support from every individual in our endeavor to make Anwer Khan Modern University, a unique hub of excellence in education, research, training and human advancement.

Prof. Dr. Abul Hashem
Hon'ble VC
Anwer Khan Modern University

Professor Dr. Abul Hashem is an educationalist of national repute & a charismatic as well as successful administrator in different public & private organizations. Dr. Abul Hashem is currently serving as Chairman (elected) of Dhaka Stock Exchange Limited (DSE).

He is a former Director, Dhaka Stock Exchange Limited; former Member, University Grants Commission of Bangladesh (UGC); former Treasurer, University of Dhaka; former Dean, Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka and former Chairman, Department of Accounting & Information Systems (AIS), Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka; former Provost, H. M. Mohsin Hall, University of Dhaka.

Dr. Hashem was a Senior Fulbright Scholar at Suffolk University, Boston, USA in the year 1998-99. Dr. Hashem earned his Ph.D degree in Accounting in 1981 from the Moscow Institute of National Economy (Presently known as Plekhanov Russian University of Economics) & M.Com. Degree in the same subject in 1971 (Examination held in 1973) from the University of Chittagong.

Dr. Hashem bears an illustrious academic and professional career. He joined as a Lecturer in the Department of Accounting, University of Dhaka in 1974. Dr. Hashem became Professor in the same department in 1992.

Apart from his long academic research career, Professor Hashem has proved himself as a successful administrator and organizer. His professional career featured distinguished services in the governance of universities, financial institutions, stock exchanges and society at large. A brief outline of some of his professional and administrative role is provided in the following:

• Chairman (Elected), Dhaka Stock Exchange Limited, February 14, 2017– to date;
• Director, Dhaka Stock Exchange Ltd., November 2010 – February 13, 2017;
• Vice Chancellor, International University of Scholars, December 19, 2017–February 14, 2018;
• Member, University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, 2011-2015;
• Treasurer, University of Dhaka, 1999-2002;
• Dean, Faculty of Business Studies, University Of Dhaka, 1997-1999;
• Chairman, Dept. of Accounting, University of Dhaka, 1998- 1999;
• Director, EMBA Program, Department of Accounting & Information Systems, 2009-2011;
• Chairman, Bureau of Business Research, University of Dhaka, 2009-2011;
• Provost, H. M. Mohsin Hall, University of Dhaka, 1989-1996;
• Council Member, Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh, 1997-1999;
• Elected Treasurer, Dhaka University Teacher’s Association, University of Dhaka, 1994;
• Member of the Task Force on Bangladesh Development Strategies for the 1990’s;
• Member of the Senate, University of Dhaka, 1995-2002;
• Member of the Senate, National University, December 2009-2012;
• Member of the Senate, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University, 2014-2015;
• Member of the Syndicate, Bangladesh University of Professionals, 2012-2015;
• Member of the Syndicate, Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur, 2014-2015;
• Member of the Syndicate, Comilla University, March 2009-2013;
• Director, Bangladesh Shilpa Bank, 1196-1998;

Professor Hashem has 22 research based articles to his credit. He attended quite a good number of seminars & workshops and visited many countries of the world including Russia, Poland, Germany, Belgium, Thailand, China, Pakistan, Nepal, The Netherlands, UK, USA, Hong Kong, France, Malaysia, Singapore, India, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Denmark, Turkey, UAE etc.

Prof. Dr. Abul Hashem
Hon'ble VC
Anwer Khan Modern University

Message From Chairman

Dr. Anwer Hossain Khan
Anwer Khan Modern University