Department of Business Administration
Professor M. A. Akkas  Adjunct Professor
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Professor M. A. Akkas
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Adjunct Professor  
Department of Business Administration
Faculty of Business & Entrepreneurship
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MBA in Management of Technology (MOT), AIT, Bangkok
1992, GPA-3.6 out of 4.

M.Com in Management, Dhaka University, 1982, Ist
class, 1st position

B.Com Hons in Management, Dhaka University, 1981,
Ist Class, 1st position.

Organizational Behavior, Management, Human Resource
Management, Industrial Relations, Career Planning



A Review of Labor- Management Relations System in Japan: Some lessons for Bangladesh, Dhaka University Journal of Business Studies, Vol. XX1, No. 2, December, 2000.


Productivity through People in the Age of Globalization: The Bangladesh Perspective,Readings in Management, Vol. 1, No. 1, October 2001.


How to Make an Effective Decision: An Analysis of Theory and Practice: An Analysis of Theory and Practice, Social Science Review, Vol. 17, No. 2. December 2000.


Disciplining the Problem Employee: The Case of a Nationalized Commercial Bank in Bangladesh, Journal of Management, Vol. 5-7. No. 1. June 2001.


Japanese Management System and Its Applicability in Bangladesh: A Critical Review,
Bank Parikrama, Vol. 25, No. 2and 3, June- Sep, 2000.


Why Does an Industry Become Sick? The Case of a Metal Engineering Enterprise,Bank Parikrama, Vol. XXV, No. 1, March 2000.


Tax Structure in Bangladesh: Some Observations, Finance and Banking, Vol. 5, No. 2, December 1999.


Politicization of Trade Unionism in Bangladesh: Causes and Consequences, Journal of Business Studies, June 1999, University of Dhaka.


Tax Evasion Practices in Bangladesh: An Overview. Journal of Business Studies, Dhaka University, December 1999.


Social Responsibility of Business: The Bangladesh Perspective, Business Research, Jahangir Nagar University, 1999.


Labor-Management Cooperation in Bangladesh, Journal of Business Studies, December 1998, Dhaka University.


Characteristics and Weaknesses of Trade Unionism: The Bangladesh Perspective,Social Science Review, Faculty of Social Sciences, Dhaka University, December1998.


Mobilization of Domestic Resources through Direct taxes in Bangladesh: Problems and Policy Options, Journal of Management July 1998, Dhaka University.


Official Development Assistance, Foreign Debt and Foreign Direct Investment in Bangladesh: A Comparative Analysis, Journal of International Relations, Vol. 3, No.2, January-June, 1996, Dhaka University.


Attitude of Rural Women Towards Family Planning, Business Review, Vol. 2, No. 1, June, 1996, Khulna University, Khulna.


Quality Circle in Japan: Lessons for Bangladesh, Journal of Asiatic Society of Bangladesh, Vol. 40, No.2, December 1995.


Foreign Direct Investment in Bangladesh: Issues and Policy Options, Journal of Management, Vol.1, No.1, July 1995, Management Department, Dhaka University.


Development Experience of South Korea and its Relevance to Bangladesh, Samaj Nirikkhon, A Journal of Social Development Center, Vol. No. 1995, Dhaka University.


How to Optimize Research and Development (R&D) Teamwork, Management Development, Vol.23, No, 4, January-December, 1994, Bangladesh Management Development Center, Dhaka


Role of Multinational Corporation in Transferring Technology to the Developing Country, The Islamic University Studies, Kustia, 1993


Factors Contributing to the Industrial Competitiveness of Japan: lessons for Bangladesh, The Dhaka University Partika, (Bengali Journal of Dhaka University), October, 1993


Management of Technology in the developing Countries like Bangladesh: An Overview, The Dhaka University Partika, No. 35, June 1992.

An Appraisal of the Promotion System in the Nationalized Commercial Banks in Bangladesh, The Dhaka University Studies, Part-C, Vol. X1, 1990.  


Problems and Prospects of the Sugar Industry of Bangladesh: An Overview, TheDhaka University Partika, Vol. No.  1988,


Performance Appraisal of the Managerial personnel in the State-Owned Enterprises of Bangladesh: An Analysis, Dhaka University Partika, Vol. 35, October 1989.


Employee Participation in Japan: Lessons for Bangladesh, The Cost and Management, Vol. 24, No. 4, July_August, 1996, The Institute of Cost and Management Accounts of Bangladesh, Dhaka.


Performance of Public Sector Sugar Industry, Bangladesh Business ResearchReports, Volume 1, edited by Dr. M. Ahmed and Dr. Gary. N. McLean, University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, 1989.


Management Problems of Public Sector Enterprises in Bangladesh, Management Annual, 1990, Dhaka University.


Open Market Economy and Its Relevance to Bangladesh, Bank Bima Shilpa Digest, No. 6, September, 1992, Dhaka.


Appraisal of Employee Performance in the Nationalized Commercial Bank of Bangladesh: A Case Study, The Cost and Management, 1989, Dhaka.


Management Information System of Bangladesh Sugar Corporation, (Mimeo), financed by the World Bank under the BMET project of University Grants Commission (UGC), 1990.


Managerial Effectiveness of Sugar Industries of Bangladesh, (Mimeo) financed by the World Bank, under the BMET project of UGC, 1989.


Employee Compatibility: A comparative study of a Nationalized enterprise and a Multinational enterprise, A thesis submitted for MBA degree at Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, 1992.


Technology Policies and Practices in the Developing Countries, (Mimeo), School Of Management, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, 1991.


Motives for Foreign Direct Investment, Bulletin of the School of Management, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, 1991.


Factors Affecting Job Satisfaction of the Employee in the Banking Sector,Management Annual, 1986, Dhaka University.


Means of Achieving Socio-Economic Development of Bangladesh, Bank Bima Shilpa Digest, No. 5, August, 1992, Dhaka.


What a manager should know about her people at work, Journal of Social Science Review, University of Dhaka, 2002.


Business Ethics in Bangladesh: Few Observations, The Cost and Management,Feb 1988.


Quality of Working Life in the ready-made Garment Enterprise, Bank-Bima-ShilpaDigest, No. 7. December 1992.


The Role of the State in the Industrial Relations System in Bangladesh, Journal of Business Studies (Accepted for publication).


Patients’ and Doctors’ Views Towards the Diagnostic Laboratory Services in Dhaka City, Social Science Review (Submitted).



Text Books published 


An Introduction to Business, Mallik Brothers, Dhaka, 1989.

A Handbook of Three Tax Laws in Bangladesh, Mallik Brothers, Dhaka, 2002.

Human Resource Management, Mallik Brothers, Dhaka  ( going to be published).

Readings in Management, University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, Dhaka,   2001.

Lecturer in the Department of Management,
University of Dhaka from 1985 to 1988


Assistant professor in the Department of Management,
University of Dhaka, from 1988 to 1993


Associate Professor, Department of Management,
University of Dhaka from 1993 to 2000


Professor, Department of Management Studies,
University of Dhaka since September 2000


Part-time teacher, BRAC University,   2006- 2208.

Guest lecturer, IBA, Dhaka University.

Guest Teacher, Victoria University, Dhaka.

Guest Teacher, Stamford University of Bangladesh, Dhaka.

Part-time teacher, Brac University.

Part time faculty, ICAB, Dhaka.