Bangladesh Open University has six Schools (Faculties) of which the School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Languages is one. The School comprises members of different disciplines like Bangla, English, Arabic, Philosophy, Economics, Political Science, Geography & Environment, Sociology, History, Islamic Study, Islamic History & Culture  etc. There are a good number of trained academics in this School. Like other Schools of BOU, SSHL is also headed by a Dean.

Formal Programs

1.   Bachelor of Arts (BA)/Bachelor of Social Science (BSS)

2.  Bachelor of English Language Teaching (BELT)

3.  Certificate in Arabic Language Proficiency (CALP)

4.  Certificate in English Language Proficiency (CELP)


Upcomming Programs

1.  Master of Arts (MA)/Master of Social Science (MSS) (Proposed)


Master of Arts (MA)/Master of Social Science (MSS): (Proposed )

Level Master
Year 2
Duration of each Lecture/discussion session 2 hours
Total Credit Hours 48
Number of Lecture/ Per course 30
Courses per Year 6
Total number of courses 12
Minimum Duration 2 Years
Maximum Duration 5 Years
Admission Time Once in an academic year (Jan-Dec)
Course Fees TK. 3000.00/Course
Admission Fees TK. 100.00
Teaching mode Off and on campus
Re-exam fees (Per course) Tk. 200.00
Admission form Tk. 200.00


Bachelor of Arts (BA)/Bachelor of Social Science (BSS)

Level Degree
Semester 6
Semester duration 6 months
Duration  of each tutorial  session 1 hour
Total Credit Hours 60
Total number of courses 20
Minimum Duration 3 Years
Maximum Duration 6 Years
Admission Time Once in an academic year (Jan-Dec)
Course per semester (core and optional) Min.3, Max.5
Course Fees TK. 500.00/Course
Admission Fees TK. 100.00
Registration Fees Tk. 100.00
Re-exam fees (Per course) Tk. 100.00
Admission guide with form Tk. 100.00


Bachelor of English Language Teaching (BELT)

Level Degree (Bachelor)
Semester 4
Semester duration 6 months
Duration of each tutorial session 1 hours
Total Credit Hours 72
Total number of courses 23
Minimum Duration 2 Years
Maximum Duration 5 Years
Admission Time July-Dec each year
Course per semester (core and optional) Min. 5, Max. 6
Course Fees TK. 300.00/course
Re-exam fees (Per course) Tk. 100.00
Admission guide with form Tk. 100.00
Semester fees Tk. 50.00
Summer School Tk. 250.00
Winter School Tk. 250.00


Certificate in Arabic Language Proficiency (CALP)

Level Certificate
Semester 1
Semester duration 6 months
Duration of each tutorial session 1 hours
Total Credit Hours 15
Maximum duration 6 months
Minimum Duration 2 Years
Admission time January and July every year
Course per semester 2
Total number of courses 2
Course fees Tk.(1) 750.00 and  (2) Tk. 800.00
Re-exam fees (Per course) Tk. 100.00
Admission guide with form Tk. 50.00


Certificate in English Language Proficiency (CELP)

Level Certificate
Semester 1
Semester duration 6 months
Duration of each tutorial session 1 hours
Total Credit Hours 15
Maximum duration 6 months
Minimum Duration 2 Years
Admission time January and July every year
Course per semester 2
Total number of courses 2
Course fees Tk.(1) 750.00 and  (2) Tk. 800.00
Re-exam fees (Per course) Tk. 100.00
Admission guide with form Tk. 50.00

The CELP Program is designed to help students to acquire the four basic language skills, i.e. listening, speaking, reading and writing, so that they can use English for communication in everyday life.

 

List of  Faculty members:

 

Name and Designation Phone/E-mail

Dr. Md. Zahangir Alam
Dean & Associate Professor (Bangla)
9291101-4/300, 9291108, 01716362217 (cell)
Fax: 88-02-9291122
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Prof. Dr. Mamtazuddin Patwari
Professor (History)

9291101-4/300, 8950115(res), 01731971592(cell)
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Prof. Dr. Md. Abdur Rashid
Professor (Political Science)

9291101-4/308, 9291108
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Prof. Dr. Abul Hossain Ahmed Bhuiyan
Professor (Sociology)

9291101-4/503, 8622459 (res)
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Prof. Dr. Salma Ainy
Associate Professor (English)

9291101-4/310
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Prof. Dr. Md. Amir Hossain Sarker
Associate Professor (Arabic)

9291101-4/410, 01913867255 (cell)
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Shaheed Ahmed Chowdhury
Associate Professor (Law)

9291101-4/309, 017117879999(cell)
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Md. Anisur Rahman
Associate Professor (Philosophy)

9291101-4/306 , 9291157 (res)
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Dr. Muhammad Sayedul Haque
Associate Professor (Islamic Studies)

9291101-4/302, 01712061621(cell)
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Tanvir Ahasan
Associate Professor (Sociology)
9291101-4/414, 9137640 (Res.), 01817105105(cell)
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Dr. Nahid Ferdousy
Associate Professor (Law)

9291101-4/502, 01711686329(cell)
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Most. Sabiha Sultana
Assistant Professor (Economics)

9291101-4/412, 01552410004 (cell)
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Khan Md. Monoarul Islam
Assistant Professor (History)

9291101-4/499, 01193227171(cell)
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Saima Ahmad
Assistant Professor (Geography & Environment)

9291101-4/412, 8959294(res), 01715068585(cell)
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Md. Zakir Hossain Talukder
Assistant Professor (English), Study Leave

Ms. Musfiqa Ashraf
Assistant Professor (Sociology), Study Leave

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Chand Sultana Kawsar
Lecturer(History)

01920709614(cell)
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MS Arobia Khanam
Lecturer(Law)

01941587147(cell)
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Bayazid Hossain
Lecturer(Law)

01722438116(cell)
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MS Khandaker Kohinur Akter
Lecturer(Law)

01744527245(cell)
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Uzzal Kumar
Lecturer(Philosophy)

9291101-4/499, 01717920145(cell)
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Kamruzzaman
Lecturer(Islamic Studies)

01716437368(cell)
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Maruf Mia
Lecturer(Political Science)

01731469019(cell)
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MS Tumpa Rani Dey
Lecturer(Philosophy)

01723657444(cell)
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Ashik Biswas
Lecturer(Philosophy)

01737147531(cell)
MS Sarmin Akter
Lecturer(Sociology)

01711167462(cell)
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MS Sanjida Mostafiz
Lecturer(History)

01711960392(cell)
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MS Ayrin Ahmed
Lecturer(History)

01721354954(cell)
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MS Tahmina Rasna
Lecturer (Political Science)

01733711346(cell)
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MS Shahabanu Eva
Lecturer (Political Science)

01814123993(cell)
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Kabirul Islam
Lecturer (Political Science)

01778836113(cell)
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MS Suma Karmaker
Lecturer(History)

01920072015(cell)
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MS Rehena Parvin
Lecturer(Philosophy)

01920813709(cell)
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MS Maksuda Akter
Lecturer(Philosophy)

01820085949(cell)
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MS Annika Rahman
Lecturer(Sociology)

01670702056(cell)
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MS Azmira Bilkis
Lecturer(Sociology)

01712636019(cell)
MS Kanis Fatema
Lecturer(Sociology)

01557139767(cell)
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Officer:

Rashidul Gani
Assistant Director

01823888057(cell)
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MS Most. Ayesha Siddika
Section Officer

9291101-4/501, 01737356800(cell)
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Mohammad jakirul Islam Sarker
Administrative Officer

01972503121(cell)
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MS Parul Begum
Administrative Officer

Muhammad Delwar Hossain
Administrative Officer

01913505631(cell)

Contact Information of the School
Tel: 88-02-9291108 (off.)