Institute of Earthquake Engineering Reseach

Message from Director

Institute of Earthquake Engineering Reseach (IEER) is established in the year of 1999 under the department of Civil Engineering at Chittagong University of Technology (CUET). The main aim and goal of the center is to promote and provide facilities for advanced studies and research at Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels in the field of Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology and also to conduct training on advanced development in earthquake engineering and to create awareness activities among engineers, architects, planners, policy makers and public on earthquake resistive design & construction in collaboration with local and foreign institutions. A joint collaboration agreement was signed in 1999 between the department of Civil Engineering. CUET and Institute of Earthquake Engineering & Engineering Seismology(IZIIS) of University St. Cyril and Methodius, Skopje, which is situated in Macedonia of Europe. As a result of this agreement three teachers of this university attended and received International Post Graduate Studies Degree on Earthquake Engineering & Engineering Seismology.

Prof. Dr. Md. Abdur Rahman Bhuiyan