Abdul Mannan (academic)

Abdul Mannan (1 January 1932 – 30 April 2007) was a Bangladeshi academic.[1] He served as the 19th Vice-chancellor of the University of Dhaka.[2]

Abdul Mannan
19th Vice Chancellor of the University of Dhaka
In office
12 January 1986 – 22 March 1990
Preceded byMd. Shamsul Huq
Succeeded byMohammad Moniruzzaman Miah
Personal details
Born(1932-01-01)1 January 1932
Narsingdi, Bengal Presidency, British India
Died30 April 2007(2007-04-30) (aged 75)
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Occupationuniversity academic

Education and careerEdit

Mannan earned his master's in biochemistry from the University of Dhaka in 1955. In 1961, he joined the Department of Biochemistry as a lecturer and moved to the Department of Pharmacy in 1983.[1]

Mannan was elected to serve as the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Dhaka from January 1986 until March 1990.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Prof Mannan passes away". The Daily Star. 1 May 2007. Retrieved 28 July 2016.
  2. ^ a b "University of Dhaka". www.du.ac.bd. Retrieved 2020-12-28.