Department of Geology





Details of Nazia Nawrin

Educational Qualification

[1] Master of Science (MS) in Hydrogeology (Thesis Group), Department of Geology, Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Session: 2012-2013

Degree awarded: 2013; Result published in February, 2016

Result: CGPA 3.85 (1st Position in Hydrogeology)

Thesis Title: Optimization of Design of Aquifer Storage and Recovery System for Enhanced Infiltration Rate with Reduced Cost at the Coastal Aquifers of South-Western Bangladesh (2015)

[2] Bachelor of Science (BSc), Department of Geology, Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Session: 2008-2009

Degree awarded: 2012; Result published in January, 2014

Result: CGPA 3.78 (1st Position)


Research Articles

Rahman, M.M., Nawrin, N., Akter, M.M., Khan, F., Nahar, S., Islam, M.T., 2016: Gradual Trends of Groundwater Table Depletion with Relevant Consequences on Water Quality in Dhaka City, Bangladesh. International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering, website: (ISSN 2250-2459, ISO 9001:2008 Certified Journal), Volume 6, Issue 6, June 2016, 06.


Nawrin, N., Sultana, S., Ahmed, K. M., 2016. New Optimized Design of Aquifer Storage Transfer and Recovery (ASTR) System at the Coastal Aquifers of South-Western Bangladesh. The Dhaka University Journal of Earth & Environmental Sciences (Submitted).


Academic Awards

  • Prestigious Dean’s Award in recognition of academic excellence in B.Sc. Examination 2012 from Faculty of Earth and Environmental Science, University of Dhaka on May, 2016


  • M.Sc. Scholarship (Talent pool) on basis of B.Sc. (Honors) result from University of Dhaka offered by Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education, Government of Bangladesh in 2015


  • National Science and Technology (NST) Fellowship from Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of Bangladesh for MS research purpose in 2014


  • ‘Prof. Abdul Hai and Prof. Manzoor Hasan Scholarship’ and ‘Parvez Smriti Scholarship’ from Department of Geology, which are offered to the Best Student of the department at the end of 3rd year BSc (Honors) examination and 4th year BSc (Honors) final examination respectively


Membership in professional societies

  • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
  • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
  • American Geophysical Union (AGU)