List of Publications

Topic: The Role of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in Bangladesh: prospect and challenges
Abstract: As a developing country Bangladesh is facing a worsening employment crisis. In response, technical and vocational education and training (TVET) keeps important significance on the development agenda year after year. Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) is widely recognized as a vital driving force for the socio-economic growth and technological development of nations. In achieving the goals and objectives of TVET in Bangladesh, the quality of the program needs to be improved and sustained. The study showed that the process of TVET, training and retraining of TVET to the students, provision of required TVET facilities, objectives of technical and vocational education, vision of TVET, benefits of TVET and the challenges to TVET programs in Bangladesh. It was recommended that the government, stakeholders, policy makers and TVET providers in Bangladesh should focus on TVET quality assurance best practices that have worked in countries around the world.
Info: This article is publish on International Multidisciplinary Journal of Environment, Official Publication of Jatiya Kobi Kazi Nazrul Islam University in December 2016
Topic:A Study on the User Acceptance, Challenges and Prospects of Internet Banking in Bangladesh
Abstract: Presently most of the banks in different countries of the world are offering internet banking services. A good number of people use this service while some other people are reluctant to use the internet banking service. This study tries to show the user acceptance, existing challenges as well as the prospects of internet banking in Bangladesh and thus tries to present the scenario of Internet banking. For conducting the study 120 questionnaires were distributed among the bank clients from where 100 filled up questionnaires were received. After collecting the primary data SPSS and MS Excel were used for analyzing those data. Spearman coefficient of correlation and Cross- tabulation were calculated to analyze the relationship between variables. The study finds that majority of the internet baking users consider it reliable and safe compared to the branch banking. To most of the internet banking users this service is reliable, fast and user-friendly. These critical factors contribute much for the success of internet banking service. The study further finds some reasons for not using internet banking service. It is reported that some people do not use internet banking service because of lack of trust and security & safety issues. In the study it was also found that some other people do not have internet access while some others do not know how to use internet banking. The researchers concluded the study with the expectation that if prevailing problems of the internet banking are closely investigated and solved, it will surely contribute much more in the banking industry of Bangladesh. It is expected by the researchers that, central bank authority can play leading roles for the improvement of internet banking service. The research also concludes some policy implications for the practitioners.
Info: This article is presented in International Summit on Employability and Soft Skills (ISESS2017) during 23-25 March 2017 at DIU Campus, Dhaka. Not yet published.