Research Portfolio

DR. Avijit Dutta
Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology and Veterinary Public Health
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine


Research Interests

Teaching : Current Courses

Course Name Course Code Department
Environmental Hygiene and Biosecurity EHB-201 Department of Microbiology and Veterinary Public Health
Food Hygiene and Veterinary Public Health FHV-402 Department of Microbiology and Veterinary Public Health
General Microbiology GMC-201 Department of Microbiology and Veterinary Public Health



Cell Phone:   01776037443


Old Academic Building, Department of Microbiology,
Khulshi Campus.

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Educational Qualifications

PhD Researcher at the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

MS (Microbiology)

DVM (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine)


Acedemic Awards

Prime Minister PhD Fellowship of the People's Republic of Bangladesh

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Travel Grant (2018)

Prime Minister Gold Medal Award (2017)

Dean's Award (2016)


1. American Society for Microbiology (ASM)

2. International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID)

3. One Health Bangladesh (OHB)

4. Bangladesh Society for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BSBCB)

5. Bangladesh Agriculturist Association (Krishibid Institution), Bangladesh                                




1. Gupta, M.D., Sen, A., Shaha, M., Dutta, A. and Das, A., 2022. Occurrence of Shiga toxin‐producing Escherichia coli carrying antimicrobial resistance genes in sheep on smallholdings in Bangladesh. Veterinary Medicine and Science, 8(6), pp.2616-2622.

2. Das, T., Rana, E.A., Dutta, A., Bostami, M.B., Rahman, M., Deb, P., Nath, C., Barua, H. and Biswas, P.K., 2022. Antimicrobial resistance profiling and burden of resistance genes in zoonotic Salmonella isolated from broiler chicken. Veterinary Medicine and Science, 8(1), pp.237-244.

3. Das, A., Shaha, M., Gupta, M.D., Dutta, A. and Miazi, O.F., 2021. Polymorphism of fecundity genes (BMP15 and GDF9) and their association with litter size in Bangladeshi prolific Black Bengal goat. Tropical Animal Health and Production, 53(2), pp.1-8.

4. Sarker, B.R., Ghosh, S., Chowdhury, S., Dutta, A., Chandra Deb, L., Krishna Sarker, B., Sultana, T. and Mozaffor Hossain, K.M., 2021. Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of non‐typhoidal Salmonella isolated from chickens in Rajshahi, Bangladesh. Veterinary Medicine and Science, 7(3), pp.820-830.

5. Dutta, A., Islam, M.Z., Barua, H., Rana, E.A., Jalal, M.S., Dhar, P.K., Das, A., Das, T., Sarma, S.M., Biswas, S.K. and Biswas, P.K., 2020. Acquisition of plasmid-mediated colistin resistance gene mcr-1 in Escherichia coli of livestock origin in Bangladesh. Microbial Drug Resistance, 26(9), pp.1058-1062. 

6. Rana, E.A., Das, T., Dutta, A., Rahman, M., Bostami, M.B., Akter, N. and Barua, H., 2020. Coagulase-positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus circulating in clinical mastitic goats in Bangladesh. Veterinary World, 13(7), p.1303.

7. Das, A., Dhar, P.K., Dutta, A., Jalal, M.S., Ghosh, P., Das, T., Barua, H. and Biswas, P.K., 2020. Circulation of oxytetracycline-and ciprofloxacin-resistant commensal Escherichia coli strains in broiler chickens and farm environments, Bangladesh. Veterinary world, 13(11), p.2395.

8. Jalal, M.S., Islam, M.Z., Dutta, A., Dhar, P.K., Das, A., Hasan, M.M., Barua, H., Biswas, P.K. and Ahad, A., 2019. Antibiotic-resistant zoonotic bacteria in Irrawaddy squirrel (Callosciurus pygerythrus). Veterinary medicine and science, 5(2), pp.260-268.

9. Dhar, P.K., Dutta, A., Das, A., Jalal, M.S., Barua, H. and Biswas, P.K., 2018. Validation of real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction to detect virus titer and thermostability of Newcastle disease live virus vaccine. Veterinary World, 11(11), p.1597.

10. Dutta, A., Jalal, M.S., Nath, S.K., Dhar, P.K., Das, A. and Uddin, M.M., 2017. Multi-drug resistance pattern of Escherichia coli isolated from hospital effluent and determination of tetracycline resistance gene. J. Inf. Mol. Biol, 3, pp.49-53.