Department of Oceanography

Academic Profile of Md. Sohel Parvez

Md. Sohel Parvez

About Md. Sohel Parvez

Mr. Parvez is an early career academician working as Assistant Professor at the Department of Oceanography, Noakhali Science and Technology University. Before joining the University he worked as Scientific Officer at the National Oceanographic Research Institute (Bangladesh Oceanographic Research Institute), Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of Bangladesh and other organizations.

Currently, he is teaching

  • Coastal Morphology & Estuarine Process;
  • Physical Oceanography;
  • Introduction to  Atmospheric Science;
  • Marine Environment & Climate Change;
  • Fisheries Oceanography;
  • Oceanography of the Bay of Bengal; 
  • Law of the Sea and
  • Blue economy and sustainable development to undergrad students of Oceanography. 


U. Kumar, A.M. Helen, J. Das, M.S. Parvez, S.K. Biswas, S. Ray. 2019. Unraveling the hidden truth in a poorly managed ecosystem: The case of discarded species of conservation interest in Bangladesh industrial marine fisheries. Regional Studies in Marine Science, 32: 100813.

M.G. Mustafa, M.A. Hossain, M.S. Parvez, S. Ahmed. 2018. Fisheries Diversity around Nijhum Dwip Island of Bangladesh in relation to Environmental Parameters. The Journal of NOAMI, 35(1&2): 77-91.

M.M. Rahman, M.S. Parvez, K.A. Bhuiyan, M. Rahman. 2018. Phytoplankton community structure of commercial earthen aquaculture ponds. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Research, 3(4): 31-34.

M.S. Rahman, M.S. Parvez, M.M. Rahman, M.R.U. Nabi. and M.W. Alam. 2018. Some Aspects of Reproductive Biology of the Mudskipper Apocryptes Bato from the Coast of Chitagong. J. Asiat. Soc. Bangladesh, Sci. 44(1): 91-100.

U. Kumar, M.S. Parvez, J. Das, C.M. Nizamuddowla and S.R. Tarafdar. 2016. Capture Fisheries Scenario of the Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh in Last Two Decades through Industrial Freezer Trawler. Res. Agric. Livest. Fish., 3 (1): 217-226.

M.S. Rahman, M.M. Rahman, M.S. Parvez and M.R.U. Nabi. 2016. Feeding habit and Length-Weight Relationship of a Mudskipper Apocryptes bato from the coast of Chittagong. J. Bangladesh Acad. Sci., 40, (1), 57-64.

M.S. Parvez and M.R.U. Nabi. 2015. Population Dynamics of Coilia Ramcarati from the Estuarine Set Bagnet Fishery of Bangladesh. Walailak J. Sci. & Tech., 12(6): 539-552.

M.M. Rahman, M.M. Rahman, M.S. Parvez, N. Mallik and M.R.U. Nabi. 2015. Population Dynamics of Mudskipper Periophthalmus novemradiatus from Bakkhali River Estuary, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Agricultural Science Research Journal, 5(8): 118-123.

M.S. Parvez and M.R.U. Nabi. 2015. Reproductive Biology of Tapper Tail Anchovy Coilia Ramcarati along the Coast of Chittagong. Suranaree J. Sci. Technol., 22(4):  397-408.

M.S. Parvez and M.R.U. Nabi. 2014. Morphometric and Meristic Analysis of Coilia Ramcarati (Hamilton, 1822) for Racial Investigation from Chittagong and Cox’s Bazar Coasts. J. Bangladesh Acad. Sci., 38(1): 71-74.

M.R.U. Nabi, M.S. Parvez and D.F. Wahid. 2011. Water Current and Sediment Flux of a Tidal Inlet at Salimpur Coast, Chittagong, Bangladesh. The Chittagong Univ. J. of Sci., 34: 85-97.

Experiences and Activities

Professional Experience:

Jan. 2018 – Present

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Oceanography, Noakhali Science and Technology University (NSTU).

Nov. 2017 – Jan. 2018

Lecturer, Dept. of Oceanography, NSTU.

Jul. 2014 – Nov. 2017

Scientific Officer, National Oceanographic Research Institute (Bangladesh Oceanographic Research Institute), Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of Bangladesh



Served as member of the expert team for Review of fish feed Act & Rules and Finalization of fish feed compliance guide. March, 2014. Under ‘BEST Project’, Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock, GoB.


Honors & Awards:

Best trainee award at UNESCO-IOC/WESTPAC training course on Climate Change from 7-18 Sep. 2015, Qingdao, China.

National Science Information and Communication Technology Fellowship, 2010-2011 for MS thesis; Awarded by Ministry of Science, Information and Communication Technology, Govt. of Bangladesh.

Chittagong University Scholarship for the excellence in BSc. (Hons).




CLIVAR-FIO Summer Course on Past, Present and Future Sea Level Changes from June 25 to 30, Qingdao, China.

UNESCO-IOC/WESTPAC training course on Ocean Forecast System from 2-7 July in Qingdao, China.


UNESCO-IOC/WESTPAC training course on Development of Coupled Regional Ocean Models from 12-23 June, Qingdao, China.

Training Course on Oceanography: Principles & Applications, Organized by National Oceanographic and Maritime Institute (NOAMI), Dhaka from 1st April to 24th July.


Nansen-Bangladesh International Centre for Coastal, Ocean and Climate Studies (NABIC)  International Winter School entitled ‘Coastal and ocean processes in the Bay of Bengal in a changing climate and their impacts on society’ organized by ‘Nansen-Bangladesh International Centre for Coastal, Ocean and Climate Studies’  held in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, 12–18 October.


Marine Data Management course (Meta data mgt., GIS resources & use of satellite data in GIS) organized by Institute of Marine Sciences and Fisheries, 19-23 October.



Joint workshop on “Advancing Ocean Climate Observations and Studies in the Indo-Pacific”, organized by WESTPAC and CLIVAR in commemoration of CLIVAR’s 20th Anniversary, 16 September 2015, First Institute of Oceanography, State Oceanic Administration, Qingdao, China.

Second Blue Economy Conference organized by Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 22-23 November 2017, The Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka.

2nd International Symposium on “Sustainable Aquaculture and Fisheries 2019 (ISSAF- 2)” in 24-25 April, 2019 organized by Dept. of Fisheries and Marine Science, Noakhali Science and Technology University.