# Bangladesh Mathematical Society

Formation | 1972 |
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Headquarters | Dhaka, Bangladesh |

Region served | Bangladesh |

Official language | Bengali |

Website | www |

The **Bangladesh Mathematical Society** (Bengali: বাংলাদেশ গণিত সমিতি) is a learned society of mathematicians in Bangladesh.^{[1]}^{[2]}

## History[edit]

The Bangladesh Mathematical Society was established in 1972. In 1974, the society started organising annual national mathematical conferences. It also publishes the *GANIT: Journal of Bangladesh Mathematical Society*. In the 1980s they voluntarily worked with National Curriculum and Textbook Board to re-write the mathematics textbook in Bangladesh.^{[3]} S. M. Azizul Haque, the head of mathematics department of Dhaka University, was the first president of the society.^{[4]}

## List of Former Presidents[edit]

- Professor Sajeda Banu (2016-2017)
- Professor Dr. Nurul Alam Khan (2020-2021)
- Professor Dr. Md. Shahidul Islam (2022-2023)

## References[edit]

**^**"11th nat'l undergrad math olympiad concludes".*New Age*. Retrieved 13 October 2020.**^**"Three-day math conference at Dhaka University concludes".*New Age*. Retrieved 13 October 2020.**^**Chowdhury, Masud Hasan. "Bangladesh Mathematical Society".*Banglapedia*. Retrieved 13 October 2020.**^**"About BMS".*Bangladesh Mathematical Society*. Retrieved 13 October 2020.