Department of English

Quazi Mostain Billah

Professor (Advisor and Adjunct Faculty)
Phone: 01875742902
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Quazi Mostain Billah
Professor, Department of English, Chittagong University,  Chittagong 4331
Date of birth: January 24, 1951, Sex: Male, Marital Status: Married
Permanent Address: Road#7, House # F 11, Banani, Dhaka 1213
Present address: Nasirabad Properties (Opposite to Women’s College),Road No- 1,
House No-4 (4th Floor),South Khulshi, Chittagong  
email:, Cell phone: 01875742902 and 01730436987


A Short History of Chittagong Club (2016)

Sons of the Sea (2014), an English translation of Harishankar Jaladas’ novel Jalaputra

Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2013), edited with an introduction and notes

William Shakespeare Jibon o Karma (2006), an introduction to Shakespeare in Bengali

Chiria Khanar Golpo O Onnanno Natok (2004), a translation of several plays into Bengali

Plastor Sahittodarshan (2004), a Bengali translation of Plato’s dialogues on literature

Foundation English for Undergraduates (2002) with Golam S. Chowdhury and Monjurul Alam

Four Passengers and Mumbo Jumbo (2001), a translation of Zia Hyder’s two plays contains my translation of his play Elebele

Others: Published numerous academic essays in Uttaradhikar, Bangla Academy Journal, Chittagong University Studies, Horizon, and Premier Critical Perspective, newspaper articles and short stories both in Bengali and English  

Gave seminars on the crisis in the study of the Humanities at Chittagong University, Dhaka University and Comilla University.


1990-1993: MA in the Study of Literature with thesis on Arthur Miller at Universit of Texas at Dallas,USA.

1979: Training and research in University Teaching Methodology as a British Council Visiting Fellow at Exeter University, UK.

1971-1972 (1972-74): MA in English from Dhaka University

1968-1971 (1968-72): BA with Honours in English from Dhaka University.

1966-1968: HSC in the Humanities from Dhaka College, Dhaka.

1966: SSC in the Humanities from Nabakumar Institution, Dhaka.

Certificate in French from Alliance Francaise ,Chittagong.