Department of Multimedia & Creative Technology (MCT)
Prof. Dr. Md Kabirul Islam  Professor
Name :
Prof. Dr. Md Kabirul Islam
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Department of Multimedia & Creative Technology (MCT)
Faculty of Science and Information Technology
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  • # PhD in E-learning, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia.
  • # Masters Degree in Physics, First Class First, Chittagong University. Bangladesh.
  • # Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Physics, Second Class First, Chittagong University. Bangladesh.
  • # Bachelor of Education, First Class First, Rajshahi University, Bangladesh.
  1. Visiting Scholar of Commonwealth of Learning at Open University of Hong Kong from May - June 2005.
  2. Six weeks training on ‘Teachers Training Methods’, College of Education, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1996.
  3. Two weeks training on ‘Academic Supervision’, Philippine University, 1998.
  4. Training Program on Examination Skills Development, 27-30 September 1998, UNDP Consultancy Support Bangladesh.
  5. Training on Trainers, 16.05. 1995 to 15. 08. 1995, Ministry of Education, Bangladesh.
  6. Training on Project Management and Development, 12 – 19 September 1994, NAEM, Ministry of Education, Bangladesh.
  7. Three months fellowship on ‘Curriculum Development and Teachers Training Methods’, Philippine University, 1991.

Research Methodology, Project Management, E-commerce and Web Applications, Computer Fundamental, ICT for Development and Innovation, Evaluation Methodology for E-learning,

Research publications

Md Fouad Hossain Sarker
Rafi Al MahmudM. Saiful IslamMd Kabirul Islam, (2019) "Use of e-learning at higher educational institutions in Bangladesh: Opportunities and challenges", Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education, (Scopus)

Mirza Mohtashim Alam, Md Rashad Al Hasan Rony, Karishma Mohiuddin and Md. Kabirul Islam (2019). Statistical Analysis and Identification of Important Factors of Liver Disease using Machine Learning and Deep Learning Architecture. 3rd International Conference on Innovation in Artificial Intelligence (ICIAI 2019). March 15-18, 2019, Suzhou, China (Scopus, ACM Publications)

Md Kabirul Islam, (2018). Statistical and Spending Behavior based Fraud Detection of Card-based Payment System, 2018 International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Informatics, September, 19-20, Hermes Palace Hotel, Banda Arch, Indonesia. (Scopus) (Best Paper Award)

A Reduced feature based neural network approach to classify the category of students. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Innovation in Artificial Intelligence (ICIAI '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 28-32. (Scopus, ACM Publications)

Md Kabirul Islam, et, al (2018). A Machine Learning Approach to Analyze and Reduce Features to a Significant number for Employees Turnover Prediction Model, Computing Conference 2018, 10-12 July 2018, London, UK (Scopus) (Springer publication)

Islam M.K., Alam M.M., Islam M.B., Mohiuddin K., Das A.K., Kaonain M.S. (2018) An Adaptive Feature Dimensionality Reduction Technique Based on Random Forest on Employee Turnover Prediction Model. In: Singh M., Gupta P., Tyagi V., Flusser J., Ören T. (eds) Advances in Computing and Data Sciences. ICACDS 2018. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol. 906. Springer, Singapore. (Scopus)

Md Kabirul Islam, (2017). Technical Model for Problem Solving in a Holistic Approach, ULAB Journal of Science and Technology, Vol. 8, No. 1.

Md Kabirul Islam, (2016). Use of Social Media for Participatory Education at Tertiary Education: Bangladesh Perspective, International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Research, Vol. 6, Issue 12.

Mohammed Shamsul Hoque, Md Kabirul Islam, (2015). Peer Interaction in Social Media for Improvement of EAP and Problem Solving Skills, International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Research”, Publication Date February 25, 2015.

Md Kabirul Islam, et al, (2014). Poor Academic Performance of University Students: Problems and Solutions, ULAB Journal of Science and Technology, Vol. 5 November 2014, 18-25.

Md Kabirul Islam, et, al, (2014). Child Education through Animation: An experimental Study, International Journal of Computer Graphics and Animation (IJCGA), vol 4, no 4, October 2014, 43-52.

Md Kabirul Islam, et, al, (2014). A Directional Model of Concept Art, Journal of Modern Science and Technology, vol 2, no 2, 78-86.
Abul Kalam Azad, Md Kabirul Islam, Md Shamsul Hoque, (2014). An Analysis of Popularity of Consumer to Consumer Websites, International Journal of Computer Science Research (IJCSR), Volume 4, Number 3, Issue 16.

Md. Baharul Islam, Md. Kabirul Islam, Abu Kalam Shamsuddin, Ziaur Rahman, (2013). Low Cost and Efficient Collision Detection for Rigid and Deformable Objects, International Journal of Trends in Computer Science, Volume 2, Issue 11, pp. 440-451.

Md. Baharul Islam, Dr. Md. Kabirul Islam, Arif Ahmed, Abu Kalam Shamsuddin, (2013). Interactive Digital Learning Materials for Kindergarten Students in Bangladesh, International Journal of Trends in Computer Science, Volume 2, Issue 11, pp. 423-433.

Md. Baharul Islam, Md. Kabirul Islam, (2013). Evaluating Content Based Animation through Concept Art, International Journal of Trends in Computer Science, Volume 2, Issue 11, pp. 818-830.
Abu Kalam Shamsuddin, Md. Baharul Islam, Md. Kabirul Islam, (2013). Page Architecture: A Research Based Analysis on Graphic Design, International Journal of Trends in Computer Science, Volume 2, Issue 11, pp. 371-385

Sohag, S. A., Islam, M. K. Islam, B. (2013). A novel approach for Image Steganography using Dynamic Substitution and Secret Key, American Journal of Engineering Research (IJER), Vol 2, No 9

Das, B. S., Islam, M. K., Hossain, S.A. (2013). Architectural Design of an Efficient Data Centre, International Journal of Computational Engineering Research (IJCER), Volume 3, Issue 9.

Islam, M. K. (2013). A Model for Treatment of Remote Patient through Telemedicine System, Journal of Electronics and Computer Science Research (JECSR), Vol 2, N0 2.

Islam, M.Z., Rahman, M.M. Islam, M.K. (2013). Online Examination System in Bangladesh Context, International Journal of Science, Environment and Technology, Vol 2, Issue 3.

Islam, M. K. (2013). A Framework for E-learning in Developing Countries: Challenges and Solutions, Journal of Electronics and Computer Science Research (JECSR), Vol 2 April 2013.

Islam, M. K. & Vale, C. (2012). The Teacher’s Role in Promoting Online Peer group Learning, International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Research, 2 (1), January.

Islam, M. K. & Hossain, M. F. (2012). Online Vs. Traditional Shopping in Bangladesh, DIU Journal of Business, Volume 6, Issue 1.

Islam, M. K. (2012). ICT-supported Collaborative Learning in Engineering Education: Bangladesh Context, ULAB Journal of Science and Technology, Volume 3, November 2012.

Pasha, M., Hossain, S. A. & Islam, M. K. (2012). Student learning Management based on Collaborative and Interactive Information System, ULAB Journal of Science and Technology, Volume 3, November 2012.

Islam, M. K. (2011). ICT in Learning: DIU initiative, The Independent, Page 29 July 1, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Islam, M. K. (2005). A Model for Teaching and Learning Online in Asian Context, Open Education Research, 11 (6), 63-67.

Ryan, M. & Islam, M. K. (2003). ‘Better Schools Web Site Analysis’, The department of Education, Training, and Youth Affairs, Victoria, Australia.

Islam, M. K., Hoque, M. M., Mohsin, M., and Rahman, M. H. (1991). Energy transfer and Transformation, ed. G. Tubal, Institute for Science and Mathematics Education Department, University of the Philippines, Philippines.

Mobassher, A., Ahmed, E., Islam, M. K. and Begum, D. A. (1986). Dry Season and Its Fluctuation Characteristics in Bangladesh, Bangladesh J. of Scientific research, 4 (1), 7-14.

Islam, M. K., Mobassher, A., Roy, M. K. and Ahmed, E. (1984). A Comparative Study of Throntwaite’s Precipitation – Evaluation Index (P-E index) and Selianinov’s Hydrothermal Coefficient (HTK) for Chittagong and Barisal, Chittagong University Studies, Part II, 8 (2), 62-66.

Keynote Presentation
Md Kabirul Islam, (2018). Is Blended Learning Compatible with Social Constructivism and Connectivism, 12th International Malaysian Educational technology Convention (IMETC2018), 24-26 September 2018, Kuantan, Phahang, Malaysia.

Md Kabirul Islam, (2018). Group Dynamics of Undergraduate Students in Google Classroom, International Colloquium on Immersive Technology (ICIT), Centre for Islamic Technology, University Sains Islam Malaysia, 27 September 2018, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.



ICT4D, Multimedia and Web Technologies in Learning, E-learning and M-learning, Machine Learning, Constructivist Design of Learning

International Postgraduate Research Scholarship(IPRS), Government of Australia

Bangladesh English Language Teachers Association
Asia Pacific Physics Teachers and Educators Association, University of the Philippines. Manila


(Position), (Organization), (Stat Date), (End Date)

Professor, Daffodil International University, 01 February, 2014 – till date

Associate Professor, Daffodil International University, 02 February, 2010 – January 2014 Research Associate, Victoria University, Melbourne, January 2002- October 2003

Professor (SMDS), HSTTI, Mymensingh, Bangladesh, Dec 1997 – Dec 1998
Associate Professor (MDS), HSTTI, Mymensingh, Bangladesh, April 1995 – November 1997
Assistant Professor & Zonal Project Officer, Secondary Education and Science Development Center, September 1987 – March 1995

Lecturer, Government and Non-government College, July 1985 – August 1987



(Role), (Organization), (Start Date), (End Date)

Director, Division of Research, Daffodil International University, June 2017- till date

Head of the Department of MCT, Daffodil International University, May 2013 – May 2017

Chairman, Examination Committee, Daffodil International University, September 2012- August 2013

Member, Research Evaluation Committee, Department of CSE, Daffodil International University, January 2011- May 2014

Director, Regional Resource Center, Bangladesh Open University, November 2003 –January 2010

Training Coordinator, HSTTI, December 1997 - January 1998

Research Coordinator, HSTTI, August 1995- November 1996



(Organization), (Role), (Year), (Level)

University Sains Malaysia (USM), Penang, Research Mentor, Capacity Building Workshops’, 2014. (International)

USM, Malaysia and Daffodil International University, Research Leader, ‘LEADER Project’, Funded by International Association of Universities (IAU), 2014. (International)
Asian Development Bank, Consultant and Instructional Designer, ‘Study of Technology in Education to Reduce Poverty- Asia and the Pacific’, 2007. (International)

HSTTI, Comilla, Bangladesh, Resource Person, ‘Training Program for College Principals’, 2008.


Open University of Hong Kong, Visiting Scholar, 2005. (International)

Christchurch College of Education, New Zealand, Participant ‘Teachers Training Program’, 1996.


UNDP Consultancy Support Bangladesh, Member, ‘Examination Skills Development Program’,

September 1998. (National)

Ministry of Education, Bangladesh, Member, ‘Training of Trainers’, 1995. (National)

NAEM, Ministry of Education, Bangladesh, Member, ‘Project Management and Development’ September 1994. (National)

University of Philippines, Fellow, ‘Curriculum Development’, 1991. (International)

University of Philippines, Participants ‘Academic Supervision Strategies’, 1988. (International)