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Md Nahiyan Shajid Khan is a Research Officer at the Bangladesh Institute of International and
Strategic Studies (BIISS). He studies the diplomacy, geopolitical strategies and International
security. His research interests draw on his background of being a student of International
Relations, developed through his academic activities and his engagement with various youth
activism. He is currently engaged in studying the diplomatic engagements of Bangladesh in
various multilateral platforms and the changing dynamics in the geopolitical landscape of Indo-
pacific region. His previous research work includes “Belt and Road Initiative: Security
Implications on Bangladesh” and “Free & Open Indo-Pacific Strategy and Bangladesh:
Opportunities and Implications for Bangladesh”.
Md. Nahiyan Shajid Khan obtained his Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) and Master of
Social Science from the Department of International Relations, Bangladesh University of
Professionals (BUP). He has been serving at BIISS since April 2021.
Areas of Expertise
- “Public Diplomacy of China and India: Lessons for Bangladesh”, BIISS Journal, (Forthcoming)
Academic Awards and Achievements
- Dean’s Award in Masters from the Department of International Relations, Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP), 2019.