Mr. Md. Jakiul Islam
Mr. Md. Jakiul Islam
Assistant Professor

Islam Md Jakiul
F-284, Pleinlaan 2, 1050, Ixellels, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
Cell Ph. +32466135246

Islam Md Jakiul Islam, Assistant Professor, Department of Fisheries Technology, Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet-3100, Bangladesh
E-mail:                    Cell: +8801717-337521         Web: Place of Birth: Bangladesh                       Citizenship: Bangladeshi






to 15/09/2016


Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Marine and Lacustrine Sciences and Management

(University of Ghent, Vrije Universiteit Brussels, University of Antwerp)






Marine Ecology, Marine Biology, Oceanography, Estuarine and Coastal system, Conservation biology






“The Biogeomorphology of the Sundarbans Mangroves”

Promotors: Prof. Dr. Patrick Meire, Prof. Dr. Stijn Temmerman and Prof. Dr. Tom Ysebaert



Oceanography, Lacustrine Science, Fisheries Management, Environmental Microbiology and Ecotoxicology, Estuarine and Coastal System, Law and Ethics of the sea, Biogeochemistry, Environmental Modelling, Applied Statistics, R-Programming, Ecosystem Engineering, Ecotoxicology, Environmental Monitoring. 











Master of Science (M.S.) in Fisheries Technology

(Bangladesh Agricultural University)






Harvesting of Marine Resources including sea weeds, Post-Harvest Processing Technology, Industrial Marine Management






“Investigation on Chloramphenicol and Nitrofuran Metabolites in Feed, Shrimp Farm, Pond Water and Sediment”

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Md. Kamal and Prof. Dr. M. Nurul Absar Khan




Fishing Technology, Food Microbiology and Hygiene, Industrial Fishery Management, Processing & Preservation Technology, Food Safety and Quality Control, Fishery Product Technology, Biotechnology in Fish Processing and Fish Stock Assessment and Management.











Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Fisheries

(Bangladesh Agricultural University)






Fisheries Management, Fisheries Biology and Genetics, Aquaculture and Fisheries Technology





Time Period




24/08/2010 to till date

Faculty of Fisheries, Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet-3100, Bangladesh


Teaching and Research

01/02/2010 to 23/08/2010

Faculty of Fisheries, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymesnisgh-2202, Bangladesh


Teaching Assistant


01/07/2009 to31/01/2010

United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)


Research Assistant

01/04/2010 to 30/06/2010

Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), Bangladesh and Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand

Aquaculture Internship





  1. Fishing Technology
  2. Fisheries Microbiology
  3. Fisheries Chemistry
  4. Fish Processing and Preservation
  5. Quality Control of Fish and Fisheries Products
  6. Fisheries by-product Technology

Graduate Students

  1. Biotechnology in Fish Processing
  2. Advanced Microbiology
  3. Food Safety and Security
  4. Fishing Gear Technology
  5. Biostatistics



  1. Enjoyed National Science and Information and Communication Technology (NSICT) Fellowship, 2010-2011 for MS research works entitled “Investigation on Chloramphenicol and Nitrofuran Metabolites in Feed, Shrimp Farm, Pond Water and Sediment” from the Ministry of Science and Information and Communication Technology, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
  2. Dean’s award-2010 for outstanding academic record in Bachelor and Master programme, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh-2202, Bangladesh.
  3. Awarded VLIR-UOS scholarship/2014 at Vrije University of Brussels, Belgium for MSc in Marine and Lacustrine Management Science.
  4. Winner of Erasmus Mundus Scholarship/2014 for Tropical Biodiversity and Ecosystem (TROPIMUNDO).
  5. Winner of Netherlands Fellowship Programme (NFP)/2014 for Aquaculture and Marine Resource Management at Wageningen University, Netherlands.



Trainings/Workshop/Short course


Time period

Workshop and Training on “Community based Ecological Mangrove Restoration (ComEcoMa)”


MOANA Marine Station, University of Nairobi, Diani, Kenya

2nd to 12th December, 2016

Fisheries Governance for Food Security

Center for Development Innovation, Wageningen UR, Netherlands


17th October to 04th November, 2016

Integrated Limnological Field Course


ETH Zürich, EAWAG, Switzerland


21-26 June, 2015

Integrated Marine Coastal Ecology Field Course


Concarneau, France

6-12 April, 2015

Deep Sea Exploration for In-situ and Remote Sensing Tools


North Sea

16 ‐ 20th March, 2015

R, SPSS, Multivariate Statistics


Ghent University, Belgium

16th January to 30th April, 2015

Basics of SPSS

Graduate Training Institute (GTI), Bangladesh Agricultural University, Bangladesh


8-20 August, 2010

Internship on “Good Aquaculture Practices (GAP)”

Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU) and Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand


01st April to 30th June, 2010

Quality Assurance and Food Safety

Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU)

16-20 May, 2010




  1. North Sea Open Science Conference, 7-10 Nov 2016, Oostende, Belgium
  2. VLIZ young Marine Scientists’ Day. 12th of February 2016, Bruges, Belgium.
  3. VLIZ young Marine Scientists’ Day. 20th of February 2015, Bruges, Belgium.
  4. Sylhet Agricultural University Research System (SAURES) Annual Research Conference, 12-14 January,2013, Sylhet, Bangladesh.
  5. M.J. Islam, M. Kamal, M.N.A. Khan, M.S. Reza and M.N. Islam, 2012. Investigation on chloramphenicol and nitrofurans metabolites in fish feed and feed ingredients. 5th Fisheries Conference and Research fair 18-19 January, 2012, pp-173, Dhaka, Bangladesh.



  1. Member, Bangladesh Fisheries Research Forum
  2. Executive Member, Agriculturist Institution Bangladesh
  3. Member, Research Universities Association Bangladesh
  4. Member, Asian Fisheries Research Society, Manila, Philippines





1. “Netherlands Fellowship Programme (NFP)” Short Training Fellowship, 2016

6,000   Euro

2. Mangroves Conservation and Restoration Fellowship, 2016

12,000 Euro

3. VLIR-UOS full funding MSc scholarship, 2014

52,000 Euro

4. University Grant Commission (UGC) research grant, Bangladesh, 2013

2,500    USD

5. Ministry of Science and Technology Small Research Grant, 2013

1,000    USD


  1. M. J. Islam, M. S. Hossain and S. Mian. 2012. Nutritive value of dried and heat processed mola fish (Amblypharyngodon mola) products. Int J Nat Sci,. 2(2):43-48.

  2. M. J. Islam, S. Mian, M. N. A. Khan, M. N. Islam, and M. Kamal. 2012. Detection of salmonella in some selected shrimp farms and hatcheries. Int. J. Ani. Fish. Sci., 5(3):449-455.

  3. M. S. Hossain, S. Mian, T. Dey, M. M. Rahman and M. J. Islam, 2013. Seasonal variability and species composition of fish in some selected area of the North-Eastern part of Bangladesh. J.Sub.Tro.Res. Dev.11(2):45-51.

  4. S. Mian, M. J. Ferdous, M. Y. Sarker, M. J. Islam, A.H.M. M. Reza, M. M. Iqbal and M. A. R. Hossain.2013. Status of Biodiversity and Conservation of Freshwater Barbs in Bangladesh. World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences. 5 (6): 701-708.

  5. M. Akter, M. J. Islam, S. Mian, F.  H.  Shikha, M.  H. Rahman and M. Kamal. 2014. Changes in Fillet Quality of Pangas Catfish (Pangasianodon hypophthalmus) During Frozen Storage. World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences .6 (2): 146-155.

  6. S. Akter, M.A. Sayeed, M. J. Islam, M. M. Hossain and M. K. Hossein. 2014. Marketing System of Carps Along with Socio-Economic Status of Fish Traders of Sylhet Sadar, Bangladesh. World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences. 6 (5): 429-434.

  7. M. J. Islam, A. A. Liza, A. H. M. M. Reza, M. S. Reza, M. N. A. Khan, M. Kamal. 2014. Source identification and entry pathways of banned antibiotics nitrofuran and chloramphenicol in shrimp value chain of Bangladesh. Eurasia J Biosci 8: 71-83.

  8. G. Rasul, S.  Akter, P. P. Barman, M. J. Islam, A.K.M. Azad Shah, M. A. Sayeed and M. Rahman.2015. Effects of Antibiotic Treated Fish Diet on Fish Muscle, Bacterial Flora and Water Quality Parameters under Pond Experimental Condition. World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences. 7 (2): 135-140, 2015. DOI: 10.5829/idosi.wjfms.2015.7.2.93141.

  9. M.J. Islam, M.G. Rasul, M.A. Kashem, M.M. Hossain, A.A. Liza, M.A. Sayeed and M. Motaher Hossain. 2015. Effect of Oxytetracycline on Thai Silver Barb (Barbonymus gonionotus) and on its Culture Environment. Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 10: 323-336. DOI: 10.3923/jfas.2015.323.336.

  10. Hossain M A, S. Mian, M. Akter, A. F. Rabby, S. S. Marine, M. A. Rahman,M. M. Iqbal, M.J. Islam, M.M. Hassan and M. M. Hossain. 2015. Ovarian Biology of Spotted Snakehead (Channa punctatus) f rom Natural Water of Sylhet, Bangladesh. Annals of Veterinary and Animal Science. 2(3): 64-76.



  1. Md Jakiul Islam. 2016. Biogeomorphology of Sundarbans Mangroves. Thesis topic for MSc in Marine and Lacustrine Science and Management. Vrije Universiteit of Brussels, University of Ghent and University of Antwerp, Belgium. Promotors: Prof. Dr. Patrick Meire, Prof. Dr. Stijn Temmerman and Prof. Dr. Tom Ysebaert.

  2. Md Jakiul Islam. 2010. Investigation on chloramphenicol and nitrofuran metabolites in feed, shrimp farm, pond water and sediment. MSc thesis. Dept. of Fisheries Technology. Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh-2202, Bangladesh. Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Md. Kamal and Prof. Dr. M. Nurul Absar Khan


  1. Food safety and security
  2. Bioactive compounds from marine resources
  3. Food microbiology and molecular food safety
  4. Fish Processing Technology/Biotechnology/Product Development
  5. Climate change and sea level rising
  6. Ecosystem based water management
  7. Ecological engineering and coastal defense
  8. Ecosystem services




  1. Working as Project Director (PD) titled on “Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Aquaculture and Its Impacts on Environment” funded by “National Science and Information and Communication Technology (Nsict)”.2010. Ministry of Science and Technology, People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
  2. Project Director. “Use of antibiotics in shrimp farms and its impacts on environment”.2013. University Grant Commission (UGC) Funds, Bangladesh.