Independent University, Bangladesh
Mr. Mohammad Masud Chowdhury
Mr. Mohammad Masud Chowdhury
Lecturer A
Department of Media and Communication,
School of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Room No: 7008B
Email Address:
Phone Number: 2422

    Research Profile

Journal Paper,
Conference Paper,
Book Chapter,

  1. Project Title: Construction of Identity and Media Consumption Patterns: Bangladeshi diasporic community in Leeds, UK ( 2004) under ICS of the University of Leeds UK
    Project Manager: PI Mohammad Masud Chowdhury , postgrad research student of ICS

Total 14 years of university teaching at Independent University, Bangladesh(IUB).

Before joining IUB, I have served as the acting BSS Bureau Chief of Chittagong, full-time correspondent and the first defense correspondent of the National News Agency BSS (English Service of BSS from 1996 upto 2006). I also served Embassy of Japan in Bangladesh as full time Information, Culture, Communication and Media Specialist(2005).

I was media officer at PGRC of the University of Leeds Uk (2003-2004).


Aalongside my routine job I served in the " IUB - University of California San Diego(UCSD) Special Research Project titled "Film-making and television journalism for Peace and religious tolerance in Bangladesh" 2014-2019 Served as BPCF and co-instructor and Deputy Country Director(DCD)

[Funded by the US Department of State and University of California, San Diego(UCSD)]



I am permanent member of Jatiya Press Club(National Press Club) of Bangladesh.

I was invited to Japan in 1991 as youth ambassador of peace in Hiroshima by the Japanese Red Cross Society as recognition to my voluntary service as BDRCS volunteer.

I am member of the champion team of National Television Debate hosted by Bangladesh Television in 1991. I represented Zahurul Haq Hall of University of Dhaka. I was also member of the University of Leeds(UK) debating society.

I was invited by the Libyan Scouts and World Scouts to the fifteenth Pan-Arab Scouts Jamboree in 1983 representing Bangladesh. 



  • MA in International Communications, 2004
    The University of Leeds UK
  • MA in Mass Communication and Journalism, 1993
    University of Dhaka
  • BA (Honours) in Mass Communication and Journalism , 1992
    University of Dhaka