Profile of CSD

Commodore M Zakirul Islam

Commodore M Zakirul Islam, (E), ndc, psc, BN
Commodore Superintendent Dockyard
New Mooring
Chittagong

Commodore M Zakirul Islam is a professional engineer of Bangladesh Navy. He joined Navy as a cadet in 1987 and commissioned in 1990. Throughout his carrier, he has undergone numerous training/ courses at home and abroad. He is a graduate from BUET and completed Marine Engineering Specialization Course (MESC) from India. Cdre Zakir has completed Staff Course from DSCSC Mirpur, Senior Staff Course from BPATC Savar and National Defence Course (ndc) from National Defence College, Dhaka. He has also undergone International Shipyard Management Course from USA.

As an engineer, he performed duties as Engineer Officer of BN Patrol Crafts, OPVs and Frigates. He has served as OIC, DGM and GM of BN Dockyard/ Shipyards. He also performed as Flotilla Engineer Officer, OIC NBCD School and OIC Engineering School of Bangladesh Navy. At NHQ, he served as Deputy Director and Director Naval Engineering. He served as Military Observer in UN Mission in Ethiopia and Eritrea (UNMEE) as well as in Maritime Task Force in UN Mission in Lebanon (UNIFIL). Prior to the present appointment, he served as Managing Director of Khulna Shipyard Limited. Cdre Zakir is a well travelled person and visited numerous countries in USA, Europe, Asia and Africa. Presently he is serving as Commodore Superintendent Dockyard.

In his Personal life Cdre Zakirul Islam is happily married and blessed with three children.