Dr. AKM Zakaria

Professor, Dept. of HSS, Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology, Gazipur

Ph.D. in ELT/ ELE (EFLU, India), M.A (EFLU, India) & B.A (Hons) (AMU, India).

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Degree University Year Discipline
Ph.D. The English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, India 2015 ELT/ ELE
M.A The English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, India 2001 ELT and English Literature
B.A (Hons) Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India 1998 English Literature
Undergraduate Courses
  • HSS-1103 (English and Economics)
  • Hss-1104 (English Sessional)
  • HSS-2301 (English)
  • HSS-1302 (English Sessional)
  • HSS-1302 (English and Economics)
  • HSS-1427 (English and Economics)
Post-Graduate Courses
Name Topic
Field of Specialization English Language Teaching/ Education, English for Specific Purposes and Applied Linguistics
Research Interest ELT, ESP, Sociolinguistics etc.
Year & Duration Designation Scope of Works Company/Institute/University
 ~ Present Professor, Dept. of HSS Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET), Gazipur
 ~ Associate Professor, Dept. of Chemistry Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET), Gazipur
29-05-2005 ~ Assistant Professor, Dept. of HSS Teaching and Research Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET), Gazipur
18-10-2001 ~ 28-09-2005 Lecturer, Dept. of HSS Teaching and Research Stamford University Bangladesh
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Journal Publications
  • Zakaria, AKM. (2015). Status of English and ESP: A Bangladesh Perspective. Education Today (An International Journal of Education and Humanities). Vol VI, No.1 , pp-358-366, ISSN No: 2229-5755
  • Anuradha RV & Zakaria, AKM. (2015). Involving Learners in ESP Course Design: A Bangladesh Perspective. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Educational Research. Vol. 4, Issue 6 (2), pp. 136-154, ISSN No: ISSN No: 2277-7881. (Impact factor: 2.972, ISI Value: 2.286)
  • Zakaria, AKM. (2014). An Experiment with Learners’ Specialized Content-Based Teaching Materials to Enhance Reading Comprehension in Engineering Classroom: A Bangladesh Perspective. Journal of Education in Twenty First Century (An International Journal of Education and Humanities), Vol, 1,  Issue. 1, pp-351-359, ISSN NO: 2394-7845
  • Arifeen Mohammad Shajedul & Zakaria, AKM. (2013). An Investigation into the use of short story at Tertiary Level in ESL Classroom: Learners’ Interests and Perceptions. Bangladesh Journal of Progressive Science and Technology; 11 (1), 133-138. ISSN: 2305-1809.
Conference Proceedings
  • Zakaria, AKM. (2015). 21st Century Global Market: The Need, the Gap and the Necessity, International Conference on Teacher Education, Tamil Nadu Teacher Education University, Tamil Nadu, India.
  • Zakaria, AKM. (2014). Designing Engineering ESP Teachers’ Training Module for Professional Development: An Empirical Study in Bangladeshi Context, the 3rd International Teacher Educators Conference jointly organized by British Council and The English & Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, India.
Topic Info
Supervisions
  • Philosophical Doctorate (Ph.D): 
  • Post-Graduate Supervision (Completed):  
  • Undergraduate Supervision: 
Additional Charge
  • Head, Department of HSS