Professor Dr. Mijanur Rahman is the Vice-Chancellor of Jagannath University from March 20, 2013. Prior to joining this post, he was a Professor of the University of Dhaka in the Marketing Department. He was also the Treasurer of Dhaka University.
Professor Rahman was born in Comilla, Bangladesh in 1958. He passed S. S. C. from Bibirbazar High School in 1973 and H.S.C. from Comilla Victoria Govt. College in 1975. He obtained his B. Com. (Hons.) & Master Degree in Marketing from the University of Dhaka with outstanding result. After completion of his studies in 1982 at the University of Dhaka, he started his career as a lecturer in the Marketing Department of Rajshashi University. In 1986 he joined as a teacher in the University of Dhaka. He earned his Ph.D. degree in Business Administration from Alighar Muslim University of India in 1994.