Management Committee

Tahsinah Ahmed

President, UIST Management Committee

Ms. Tahsinah Ahmed is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of UCEP Bangladesh and the President of the Management Committee of the UCEP Institute of Science and Technology, Dhaka since 1st of August 2017.  She graduated from the University of Dhaka with a Masters in Social Sciences (Public Administration). Previously she worked for BRAC, the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) - Embassy of Switzerland, UNESCO, Save the Children (USA), ActionAid (Bangladesh) and other agencies. Ms. Ahmed has 28 years of professional experience and has contributed significantly in national level institution building, policy formulation and reforms in the development sector, especially in the areas of technical & vocational education and training, skills development, education, poverty reduction, labour migration, social inclusion etc.  She is a Director of the National Human Resource Development Fund (NHRDF) and  the Informal Sector Industry Skills Council (IS-ISC). She is also a member of the Network for International Policies and Cooperation in Education and Training (NORRAG) alongside other affiliations.


Engineer Mohd. Habibur Rahman

Member, UIST Management Committee

Mr. Mohd. Habibur Rahman is currently working as Chief Program Officer  of UCEP Bangladesh as well as member of the Management Committee of UIST, Dhaka. He has been serving in UCEP Bangladesh for more than 12 years in various capacities in programs department. Mr. Rahman has obtained his MBA with major in HRM and has completed his graduation in Mechanical Engineering. He has a long professional career in TVET Management and Education Program in Bangladesh particularly in development sector.

Md. Anwar Hossain

Member, UIST Management Committee

Mr. Hossain has 21 years’ experience in the finance and operation management field in Bangladesh. Prior UCEP he served IUCN, CIPRB Bangladesh, Dutch Embassy in Dhaka, Sight Savers, Save the Children UK, RDRS and BRAC respectively. He obtains Master Degree in Accounting and MBA (Finance). Alongside he is a member of CPA-UK, AAT Bangladesh and Dhaka Tax Bar.

Md. Anisuzzaman

Member, UIST Management Committee

Md. Anisuzzaman has joined in UCEP Bangladesh in 2012 as Manager Internal Audit. Now he is working as Manager Finance and Accounts. Before joining with UCEP, he worked with Caritas Bangladesh. He has 16 years professional experience on Internal Audit and Compliance, financial Accounting, grants and financial management. He has completed Master’s in Accounting, MBA in Finance and Chartered Accountancy Course. He is also working as independent committee member of the Finance and Audit Committee of MAWTS, CORR The Jute Works, Caritas Development Institute (Trusts of Caritas Bangladesh).

Farida Yeasmeen,

Member, UIST Management Committee

Ms. Yeasmeen is working as Senior Specialist – Advocacy with UCEP Bangladesh. She has around 18 years work experience with various reputed non-government organizations. She has obtained her Masters degree in Clothing and Textile under Dhaka University.