H.E. Mr. Md Tarikul Islam

Mr. Md Tarikul Islam received Masters degree in English Literature from University of Dhaka and also had Masters degree in European Union: Community Resource Management and International Relations from University of Complutense, Madrid, Spain in 2007. He served in Khulna University, Khulna, Bangladesh as Lecturer (English Language) from October, 1995-January, 1998. He served in different diplomatic Missions of Bangladesh abroad in Dubai, Madrid, Tripoli, and Athens as a diplomat in the capacity of Consul and Counsellor (Political). At the Ministry, he worked as Director looking after Europe and UNCLOS desks. He also worked as Director General at different desks looking after diplomatic and consular matters. After joining the civil service at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka he received different trainings at home and abroad in international affairs and administration.

He took part in different bilateral negotiations as member of delegation on behalf of Bangladesh government. He also worked at a faculty as Diplomacy Training Officers Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka during 2023-2024.

Professional Training:

  • Foundation Training Course, BPATC, Savar, 1998
  • Specialized Diplomatic Training Course, Foreign Service Academy, 1998-1999
  • Youth Professionals’ Course on Diplomacy and Public Administration, International Institute of Public Administration, Paris, 1999-2000
  • International Public Law, International Public Law Academy, the Hague, 2000
  • Maritime Boundary Delimitation Course, International Boundary Research Unit, Durham University, UK, 2009
  • Advanced Executive Course on Security of Asia-Pacific Region, Asia-Pacific Centre for Security Studies, Hawaii, USA, 2009

During his careers he served in the following missions:




Assistant Secretary

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka


Vice Consul/First Secretary

Bangladesh Consulate General, Dubai


Counsellor (Political)

Bangladesh Embassy, Madrid



Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka


Counsellor (Political)

Bangladesh Embassy, Tripoli



Bangladesh Embassy, Athens


Director General

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka


Additional Foreign Secretary

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka