The Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh organizes this conference to improve understanding of the Geo-Resources, Blue Economy, Climate Changes, Natural Disasters and Engineering Solutions for the sustainable development in a national, regional and global context that covers a wide range of critically important sessions. Our aim is to disseminate acquired knowledge among the faculties/researchers/students through mutual collaboration. It is an important drive to increase collaboration both at the national and international levels. The mission of this conference is to understand the planet Earth and environment; convey the understanding to scientists and practitioners and equip them
DRR Exposure and Opportunities is an initiative to provide exposure for the students of Universities in Bangladesh where DRR is being addressed. A poster presentation session will be arranged to share the research outcomes of recently graduated students with representatives from all the concerned NGOs, INGOs, GOs and even academic institutions with an aim to make an effective interaction between the fresh graduates and potential employers. American Geophysical Union (AGU) is supporting this event to celebrate 30th International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction.
The Institute of Disaster Management and Vulnerability Studies (IDMVS), University of Dhaka, and the ISPRS Working Group on Environment and Health welcome you to participate at the International Symposium on Disaster, Environment and Health with the theme “Health at risk in a world of degraded environment and recurrent disasters”. Environment is one of the key elements to support people to live a healthy life. A safe environment can reduce human vulnerabilities to health risk i.e. ensuring air quality, chemical safety, better housing; reducing noise pollution, social inequalities; resource distribution, transportation, water, and sanitation, etc. It is imperative for us to
The increasing threats of human impacts on natural resources call upon an immediate need to address the issues and to reconsider the existing management practices for achieving sustainability. Bangladesh a disaster prone country, we must pro-actively consider climate change to find sustainable/need based effective solutions for natural resource management, while impacts are direct, adverse and require immediate actions. To receive expert’s opinions on these burning issues, a day long conference entitled RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, SUSTAINABILITY AND CLIMATE CHANGE is going to be organized by the Bangladesh Geographical Society (BGS) on 30 March 2019 Saturday at the Department of Geography and Environment,
Department of Geography and Environment, University of Dhaka is offering a certificate training course on GIS Fundamentals. Interested candidates can enroll first come first serve basis. This training course includes GIS platform, Basic of GIS and GIS data, Coordinate systems, Data management with suitable data base, Getting spatial data using google earth pro and GPS, Geo-referencing, Projection, Organize spatial data, Creating and editing Spatial data, Working with tabular data, Spatial analysis, Symbolizing, Labeling and Annotation, Layout designing, Sharing GIS results. Total Seat: 30 Last date of Admission: 19 March 2018 Class Start: 22 March 2019 Class Time: Friday [15:30-20:00], Saturday [15:00-19:30]
Department of Geography and Environment, University of Dhaka invites candidates to enroll in a certificate training course on Fundamentals of Remote Sensing. The training course includes, Introduction to Remote Sensing, Understanding various Remote Sensing Platforms, Selecting and Downloading Satellite Image, Layer Stacking, Mosaicking and Subsetting, displaying image spectral profile, Image displaying, Image stretching, Histogram Equalization, Image Rectification, Radiometric Correction, Geometric Correction, Atmospheric Correction, Image Enhancement, Spatial Enhancement, Radiometric Enhancement, Spectral Enhancement, Image Processing and Classification, Interactive Supervised Classification, Maximum Likelihood Classification, ISO Cluster, Unsupervised Classification, Class Probability, Principal Components, Image Thresholding, Density Slicing, Application of Image Indices, Accuracy Assessment, Application of
Institute of Disaster Management and Vulnerability Studies, University of Dhaka invites applications for admission in the Master of Disaster Management (MDM) 11th Batch Professional Degree Program for the session 2019-2020. Duration of the Program : One and a half year Eligibility for Admission: Bangladeshi or foreign nationals, who have at least a Bachelor Degree from any recognized university in different disciplines. No candidate with a third division/class or GPA/CGPA less than 3.00 at any stage of academic degree will be eligible to apply Tentative Class Schedule: Friday and Saturday (Usually). Collection and Submission of Application Form: December 01, 2018 to
University of Dhaka Applications in the prescribed form, obtainable from the Office of Registrar, are invited from Bangladeshi nationals for filling up 02 (two) permanent posts of Lecturer in the Institute of Disaster Management and Vulnerability Studies at the pay scale of TK. 22,000-53,060/- (National Pay Scale 2015) The candidates must have Honors graduate and Master’s from Disaster Management/Honors graduate and Master’s from Civil Engiiginccring or Master’s from Water Resource Management/Honors graduate from Medical Science with Master’s from public health/Honors graduate and Master’s from Economics of any recognized university with minimum first class or at least a GPA/CGPA of 3.50
Department of Geography and Environment, University of Dhaka is offering a professional training course on Geographic Information Systems. Interested candidates can enroll first come first serve basis. This training course includes Coordinate systems, Data management, ArcGIS Database server, Performing Analysis and Model Building using Model Builder, Finding suitable location, Distance analysis, Zonal statistics, Surface Analysis, Hydrological Analysis, Hot Spot Analysis, Geo-statistical analysis, 3D Analysis. Network Analysis, Tracking Analysis, Advanced Cartographic representation. Total Seat: 25 Last date of Admission: 13 September 2018 Credits: 4 Duration: 64 hours Contact: Department of Geography & Environment, University of Dhaka University, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh.
Department of Geography and Environment, University of Dhaka is offering a certificate training course on GIS Fundamentals. Interested candidates can enroll first come first serve basis. This training course includes GIS platform, Basic of GIS and GIS data, Coordinate systems, Data management with suitable data base, Getting spatial data using google earth pro and GPS, Georeferencing, Projection, Organize spatial data, Creating and editing Spatial data, Working with tabular data, Spatial analysis, Symbolizing, Labeling and Annotation, Layout designing, Sharing GIS results. Total Seat: 30 Last date of Admission: 13 September 2018 Credits: 3 Duration: 50 hours Contact: Department of Geography & Environment,