Department of Architecture

Chowdhury Ali Imam

Lecturer, Department of Architecture

Teaching / Research Interest:


  • Computational architecture, Interaction Design, Algorithmic Design, Human Centric Design, Resilient and Sustainable Architecture.



Educational Qualification:


  • Bachelor of Architecture from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) (2018)
  • HSC from Notre Dame College (2012)
  • SSC from Kushtia Zilla School (2010)  



Professional Experience:


  • Lecturer, Department of Architecture, MIST. Since February, 2019.
  • Lecturer at Daffodil International University, From January 2019-January 2019
  • Research Assistant at CASR (under Professor Shayer Ghafur), BUET, from December 2018- March 2019
  • Associate Architect at BRTC, BUET, From October 2019- November 2019.
  • Intern Architect at K6T Architects, from April 2017 – June 2018




  • Winner of DOT student design Award. 7th cycle

This Award is given by DOT magazine for excellence in academic design work.

  • Group Leader of ‘BUET Team A’ in the design competition “Designing Resilience in Asia (DRIA) 2017”. The project of team BUET A was presented and exhibited at the National University of Singapore (NUS).
  • Project Exhibition: LifeLine. Design Studio Project was exhibited at Alliance Française de Dhaka.
  • Design Associate of K6T Architects at 3rd Place winning  Project of NHA head office Design Competition.
  • Design Associate of SK Architects at 3rd Place winning  Project of Affordable Housing for Lower Middle-Income Group.
  • University Merit Scholarship (BUET)  winner in  3 semesters.






Publication (Conference Proceedings):


  • “Towards Automation: An Investigation into the Necessity and Applicability of Additive Manufacturing (AM) for the Design and Construction of Industrial Buildings in Bangladesh” – Paper presented in the ARCASIA 2019 conference at Dhaka.





  • CTBUH 2017 Student Design Competition
  • IEB Convention Centre Design Competition
  • DRIA Symposium 2017
  • ARCASIA 2019 Conference and Seminar



Skills in Computer Application:


Rhinoceros, Grasshopper, Ladybug, Honeybee for Grasshopper, Depthmapx, Spacesyntax, Python for Rhino, Physarealm for Grasshopper, Autodesk Autocad, Autodesk Flow Design, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator,  Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint), Sketch-Up, Lumion, Vray for Sketchup and Rhino.