Department of Plant Pathology,
Bangabandhu   Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University,
Gazipur 1706,  Bangladesh.
Telephone No. 880 9205310-14 
Extn. 2100, Cell.: 8801711-193457
mail: ashraf@bsmrau.edu.bd

Professor Dr. Md. Abu Ashraf Khan was born on 12 March, 1963 in the village of Gharinda, PS and district Tangail, Bangladesh. He passed the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination in 1979 and the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) examination in 1981 from Dhaka board. He obtained B. Sc. Ag (Hons.) and M. Sc. (Ag) in Plant Pathology from Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), Mymensingh in 1986 (held in 1989) and 1987 (held in 1992), respectively and securing first class with distinction in both the examination. He got PhD in Plant Pathology from Kyushu University, Japan in 2000. He conducted higher research under JASSO fellowship in Japan in 2005. He received training on laboratory management under DANIDA fellowship in Denmark in 2005.

Dr. Ashraf is a Life member of Bangladesh Phytopathological Society, Bangladesh Genetics & Plant Breeding Society, Bangladesh Association for Advancement of Science and Krishibid Institution of Bangladesh etc.