Profile of Taposh Kumar Biswas

... Name Taposh Kumar Biswas
Designation Associate Professor
Last Degree Bachelor of Education (Honours), M Ed (Dhaka University), MPhil (OUC, Norway)

Profile Summary


Taposh Kumar Biswas

Associate Professor

Institute of Education and Research (IER)

University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh




M Phil in Multicultural and Internationalclusive Education [ OUC, Norway]

Master of Education [Institute of Education and Research-IER, University of Dhaka]

Bachelor of Education (Hons.) [IER, University of Dhaka]


Short Biography: Mr. Taposh Kumar Biswas is working with the Institute of Education and Research (IER) at the University of Dhaka since 2009, his current position is Associate Professor. He belongs to the Department of Pre-Primary and Education at IER, University of Dhaka. Taposh worked with variuos national and International organizations in the field of educational training and research. He has been involved with Reaching Out of School Children (ROSC) project which is run by the Government of Bangladesh with the financial support from the World bank as a consultant. He has also been working with Diploma in Primary Education (DPEd) program on behalf of IER. The major task is to enhance the quality of DPEd program where starting from review and revise the course materials, writing need based training manual, organize and provide training to the PTI Instructors, supervision and monitoring various activities like teaching learning, formative and summative assessment etc.

Mr. Taposh achieved Norwegian Government's prestigious scholarship for pursuing his M Phil degree at OUC, Oslo, Norway in 2004. He completed his MPhil  on Multicultural and International education in 2006. His specialization areas are Early Childhood education, Pre-Primary and Primary Education, Nutrition and health education, Citizenship education, Primary Teacher education. Taposh conducted a number of research studies on ECCD, Primary education, Nutrition and health education and citizenship education and published more than 14 research articles in the reputed journal. He was also the secretary of the Education Students Association at Jagannath Hall,  in University of Dhaka, Lifetime member of Jagannath Hall  Alumni Association, Life Member of Bangladesh Forum for Educational Development (BAFED). Taposh has been involved in the Youth Engagement and Support (YES) group at IER, University of Dhaka which is a sister organization of TIB-Bangladesh as an Advisor. Mr. Taposh has also been working as a house tutor of Jagannath Hall since 2011 where he is actively involved with various kinds of co-curricular activites of the students.




  1. Journal Articles (N=14)
  2. Book (01)

A. Journal Articles (N=14)


b. Book (01)


Professional Memberships


Professional Memberships:.

  • Member, Bangladesh Forum for Educational Development (BAFED), Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Member, Examination Committe, Faculty of Open school, Bangladesh Open University.
  • Ex-Member, Education Students' Association (ESA), Jagannath Hall, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  • Founding Member, IER Alumni Association, IER, Dhaka University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.



Some Recent Professional Involvements



Thesis Supervisions



MEd Thesis:

  • Sk. Tanvir (Roll: 014- Year: 2014).  M. Ed Thesis ongoing in 2014 at IER, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Supervise Internship

Bachelor of Education (Practicum)

M Ed (Practicum)