Alexa Soroj Mehedi new director of Cyber Security Institute

Dhaka, Thursday   14 November 2019


Soroj Mehedi new director of Cyber Security Institute

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 06:05 PM, 28 September 2019   Updated: 06:10 PM, 28 September 2019

Soroj Mehedi

Soroj Mehedi

University teacher and researcher Soroj Mehedi (Md Mahady Hasan) took charge as the Director (Media & Communication) of Bangladesh Cyber Security Institute. He will coordinate the Institute's global Communication, Media, public relations and publications related activities. 

Soroj Mehedi is a university teacher, researcher, media analyst, and organizer. Apart from working as a Turkish language teacher of the Modern Language Institute of Dhaka University (DU), working as an adjunct faculty in Media and Communication department at Independent University Bangladesh (IUB), and at the Center for Modern Languages of Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP). He has been working as a Faculty of the Department of Language, Communication & Culture of Gano University also.

Soroj Mehedi started his career in journalism as Jagannath University Correspondent of Daily Ittefaq in 2010 and his professional Journalism career lasting for almost five years. He went to Turkey in 2014 with the Turkish government’s scholarship while working as a staff Reporter in the National Daily Jugantar published from Dhaka.

Mehedi - who completed bachelor from Jagannath University - became first and received first-class in ‘Masters Research Program in Basic Journalism’ from Istanbul University in 2018. Later, he returned country and started teaching. While staying in Turkey - with European Union funding in 2016 - he completed a credit program on 'European Studies' from Pannonia University of Hungary. In 2017, he did another credit program on ‘European Studies’ from Turkey’s Kadir Has University, which was also funded by the EU.

Mr. Mehedi has one journal and four other Conference publications. He joined some international programs with scholarship in different countries like Germany (2017), Belgium (2017), Hungary (2016), Austria (2016) Turkey (2014-2018), Ukraine (2017), Malaysia (2018), India (2018), etc., and visited some other. He has a huge number of audiences as a young writer in Bangladesh. 

Being an academician Mehedi is involved with various social and Cultural actives nationally and internationally alongside. Currently, he has been working as a director of (Media & Communication) Safara Infotech and Youth Hub.