The Department of Agribusiness and Marketing (formerly Department of Cooperation and Marketing), is one of the core Departments of the Faculty of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology, was established in 1963. The Department is renamed as Department of Agribusiness and Marketing in 2009 by the order of Syndicate.
Since its inception, more than 352 agribusiness and marketing postgraduates and Ph.D. students obtained degrees from this department, who cater to the growing demand for executives and trained manpower with strong skills in this specialized agribusiness and marketing arena.
To produce agricultural economics graduates with other four Departments in such a way that to generate influential contributions to agribusiness and marketing knowledge
The Department of Agribusiness and Marketing endeavors to be a leading foundation of education, research, development of business and academic leaders of tomorrow.
Career opportunities related to the agribusiness and marketing concentration include positions such as researcher in marketing specialist, sales manager, brand manager, category manager, new product or innovation analyst, account management and/or business-to-business sales, marketing planner and customer relations manager.
Message from the Head
The Department of Agribusiness and Marketing provides MS in Agricultural Economics (Agribusiness and Marketing) and Ph.D. degree since its inception.
The main objective of the faculty is to develop trained manpower in order to meet the growing demand for Agricultural Economics (major in Agribusiness and Marketing) graduates in public, private and non-government organizations (NGOs) involved in the overall development of Bangladesh. This is the oldest department in Bangladesh which produces postgraduates in Agricultural Economics (Agribusiness and Marketing) in the country.