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Northern University Bangladesh

Ms. Farzana Chowdhury

Designation : Senor Lecturer in Statistics
Department : Business Administration
Academic Qualification :
  • M.S. in Applied Statistics (Thesis Group), (ISRT), University of Dhaka
  • B.S. (Honors) in Applied Statistics, (ISRT), University of Dhaka
  • Higher Secondary Certificate Examination (HSC), Viqarunnisa Noon College
  • Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSC), Viqarunnisa Noon School
Teaching Area :
  • Research Methodology
  • Business Statistics
  • Advanced Statistics
  • Basic Mathematics
  • Business Mathematics
  • Mathematics and Biostatistics
  • Quantitative Methods and Decision Making
Research :

1. Comparison of Estimation Methods for Left Censored Data - Institute of Statistical Research and Training (ISRT), University of Dhaka.

2. Factors Affecting the Under Eighteen Child Injury in Bangladesh: Evidence from MICS 2006 - Institute of Statistical Research and Training (ISRT), University of Dhaka.

Publications :
  • ·      Akhter S and Chowdhury, F., A Comparative Study of Perception and Realization of Public and Private University students about the Higher Education System of Bangladesh, Proceedings of 5th Bangladesh Clinical Psychology Conference 2019, University of Dhaka, pp 67, March 2019.
  • Chowdhury, F., Application of Cox Proportional Hazard Model for Scrutinizing Child Survival in Bangladesh, NUB Journal of Applied Sciences, Vol.2No.1 & 2,pp 23-29, December 2018.
  • Chowdhury, F. and Gulshan, J., Drowning of under 18 Children in Bangladesh: Analysis of Risk Factors using MICS 2006 Data, The Dhaka University Journal of Science, Vol. 64, No. 1, pp 21-24, January 2016.
  • Cowdhury, F., Assessment of the Key Determinants of Women Employment Status for Ensuring Women Empowerment in Bangladesh: Evidence from BDHS 2011 Data, Business Review- Bangladesh, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp 160-169, December 2015.
  • Chowdhury, F., Gulshan, J., Hossain S. S., A Comparison of Semi-parametric and Nonparametric Methods for Estimating Mean Time to Event for Randomly Left Censored Data, Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp 196-207, May 2015.
  • Islam, M. E. and Chowdhury, F., Factors Affecting the Prices of Rice in Bangladesh from the Perspective of Growers and Sellers, UITS Journal, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 65-77, June 2014.
  • Khudri, M. M. and Chowdhury, F., Evaluation of Socio-economic Status of Households and Identifying Key Determinants of Poverty in Bangladesh, European Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 377-387, March 2013.
  • Chowdhury, F. and Gulshan, J., Comparison of Estimation Methods for Left Censored Data, Proceedings of the International Conference on Statistical Data Mining for Bioinformatics, Health, Agriculture and Environment, pp. 132-141, December 2012.
Academic Awards, Fellowships and Research Grants :
  • ISRT Scholarship, University of Dhaka, 2011
  • ISRT Scholarship, University of Dhaka, 2009
  • Sumitomo Corporation Scholarship, Japan, 2006-2009
  • University Pre-Honors Scholarship, University of Dhaka, 2006-2009
Training :

Different training provided by Northern University Bangladesh as well as ISRT (University of Dhaka).

Membership :
  • ISRTAA, University of Dhaka
  • Cultural Club, Northern University Bangladesh
  • Advisory Committee for Official Events, Northern University Bangladesh
  • Sexual Harassment Prevention Committee, Northern University Bangladesh
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