Rehana Akther

  •  Lecturer


    • M.B.A. in Human Resource Management, University of Chittagong.
    • B.B.A. in Management, University of Chittagong.

  • Rehana Akther has been working as a Lecturer at the Department of Business Administration in BGC Trust University Bangladesh. She completed BBA at the Department of Management Studies in the University of Chittagong. She also completed MBA from the same department with a major in Human Resource Management at University of Chittagong. In her professional life, she has participated in different seminars and workshops related to research work and higher education. She has published her research work in prestigious journals. Her areas of interest in research include woman empowerment, consumer expectation and perception, entrepreneurship development and human resource management.

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  • Teaching expertise

    • Lecturer (8th January 2013 to present)

    Department of Business Administration, BGC Trust University Bangladesh.


    • Introduction to Business
    • Principles of Management
    • Business Communication
    • Business Environment
    • International Business
    • Entrepreneurship Development
    • Human Resource Management
    • Personnel Training and Development
    • Labor Management Relations and Collective Bargaining
    • Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
    • Strategic Human Resource Management

  • Research Interests

    Woman Empowerment, Consumer Expectation and Perception, Entrepreneurship Development, Human Resource Management.



    1. Training on ‘Research and Publication: A to Z Guideline’ from September’22 to

    December’22 organized by Center for HRD, BGC Trust University Bangladesh.

    2. Workshop on ‘Outcome Based Curriculum Development’ on 29.03.2022 organized by

    IQAC, BGC Trust University Bangladesh.

    3. Workshop on ‘High Impact Journal Writing, Ethics and Plagiarism’ 07.09.2021

    organized by IQAC, BGC Trust University Bangladesh.

    4. Workshop on ‘Online Higher Education in Bangladesh: Prospects and Challenges’ on 20.6.2020 organized by Faculty of Business Administration, BGC Trust University Bangladesh.

    5. Workshop on ‘Interactive online session on Peer Review’ on 3.3.2021 organized by Bureau of Business Research, FBA, University of Chittagong.

  • Research Publications

    1. Alam, M. A., Roy, D., & Akther, R. (2016). Consumers’ expectation and perception toward mobile telecommunication usage in Bangladesh. Asian Business Review6(1), 57-64. doi:10.18034/abr.v6i1.804
    2. Alam, M. A., Roy, D., Akther, R., & Hoque, R. (2022). Consumer ethnocentrism and buying intentions on electronic products: Moderating effects of demographics. South Asian Journal of Marketing3(2), 82-96. doi:10.1108/sajm-03-2021-0032

      Research Papers in the Review stage

    SL No.

    Name of the author

    Year of Submission

    Title of the paper

    Name of the Journal


    Md. Ashraful Alam

    Rehana Akther

    Rajidul Hoque

    Iftekhar Arif


    Do Hardship Allowances Motivate Employees? Evidence from the Banking Sector of Bangladesh

    Cogent Business & Management

    Publisher: Taylor & Francis


    Iftekhar Arif

    Tasnuva Marjahan

    Rehana Akther.


    The Relationship between Working from home and Job Satisfaction. The mediating

    role of perceived autonomy, work-life balance, job performance, career growth, and


    Rangamati Science and Technology University,




Campus Address

Address: "BGC Biddyanagar" Chandanaish, Chattogram, Bangladesh



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