Major Gen. (Retd.) Prof. Md. Nazmul Islam is an energetic, dynamic Principal of Jalalabad Ragib-Rabeya Medical College, Sylhet. He got his MBBS degree from Sir Salimullah Medical College, Dhaka and got MCPS and FCPS in Surgery from Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons, Dhaka, Bangladesh. He joined the then Pakistan Army and served in different military hospitals all over Pakistan and Bangladesh with reputation. He was the Chief Surgeon, Combined Military Hospital, Dhaka. He also served as Consultant Surgeon, Armed Forces of Bangladesh. This post is the highest post of a surgeon and the technical head of Surgery and allied subjects e.g. General Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Paediatric Surgery, Ophthalmology, ENT, Radiology, Anaesthesia, Gynae, Cardiac Surgery & Dental Surgery. He was the Chief Instructor of Surgery in the Armed Forces Medical Institute, Dhaka and Head of the department of Surgery, Armed Forces Medical College, Dhaka.
After getting retired from Bangladesh Army as Major General, Prof. Md. Nazmul Islam joined Jalalabad Ragib-Rabeya Medical College, Sylhet as Principal. Under his dynamic leadership and command the college is running fast and smooth.
He has contributed in education, not only in Jalalabad Ragib-Rabeya Medical College but also in Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet & Leading University, Sylhet. He served as a Senate Member, Syndicate Member, Academic Council Member, Appointment/Upgradation Committee Member, Planning & Development Committee Member and Member of finance committee. At present he is an Academic Council Member of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Sylhet.
He is also performing duties as a Member of Board of Trustees, Syndicate Member, Academic Council Member, Selection Committee Member, University Disciplinary Committee Chairman, Campus Development Committee Member and Chairman of Purchase Committee of Leading University, Sylhet.