University of Science and Technology Chittagong

Tamanna Nowrin Azam

Tamanna Nowrin Azam

Assistant Professor and Chairman
English Language and Literature


Tamanna Nowrin Azam is driven to inspire and instruct students to pursue academic and personal excellence and to create a challenging and engaging learning environment in which students become lifelong scholar and learner. Henceforth, she is motivated to pursue research and further study for self-development. Tamanna joined USTC in 2022 as Assistant Professor of English Language and Literature.

She has more than 6 years of teaching experience in diverse disciplines, namely, Philosophy, American Literature, Shakespeare’s Plays, South Asian Literature, and basics of English language and literature in different institutions of Bangladesh.
In addition to her teaching career at USTC, Tamanna Nowrin Azam has been involved in diverse institutions at home and abroad in different capacities. She is a language trainer, life skill trainer, a researcher, and an explorer of newer field of knowledge.

Her research interests are particularly based on psycholinguistics, applied linguistics, and comparative literature. She has been continuously improving her capabilities by attending a wide range of trainings and courses at home and abroad. She is affiliated with TESOL, BELTA, AsiaTEFL, iatefl, and GASD.


  • B. A (Hons.) in English Language and Literature, Premier University, Chittagong
  • M. A. in English Language and Literature, Premier University, Chittagong

Program Affiliated

  • Bachelor (Hons.) of English Language and Literature
  • M.A. (Masters) in English Language and Literature

Areas of Interest

  • Psycholinguistics
  • Applied linguistics, and comparative literature

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Prose
  • History of Western Ideas -I
  • Romantics-II
  • 18th Century Literature – II
  • Shakespeare’s Comedies
  • New Literature in English”

Journals & Articles

  • Barriers of Achieving Communicative Competence in English Language through Existing Policy: Time to research for a new Parameter.” IUB Journal of Social Sciences. Volume 3, No. 2, December 2021, Page 1-9. ISSN 2790-6884(E), ISSN 2790-6876X (P)
  • Influence of Job Engagement on Transformational Leadership Style and Organizational Performance.” iRASD Journal of Management (JOM). Volume 3, Number 1, 2021, Pages 14 – 21. Pakistan. DOI: 10.52131/jom.2021.0301.0022
  • Electronic Information Resources in Shakespeare: A Compilation.” KELPRO BULLETIN, ISSN 0975-4911(Print), ISSN 2582-497X (Online), Kerala Library Professionals’ Organization (KELPRO), Kerala, India. Volume 26, Issue 1, June 2022
  • Exploring the obstacles of English Language Teaching and Learning in the rural region of Bangladesh.” Premier Critical Perspective, Vol. 5, Issue 3, December 2022.