AHMED, HEDAYAT was born on March 20, 1933 in Sylhet, Bangladesh.
Dhaka University, Bangladesh, 1952-1954, В Business. Oxford University, United Kingdom, 1959-1960, Diploma Public Administration. Harvard University, United States of America, 1969-1970, M Public Administration.
Spoken languages: Bangla, English.
Director, Principal Regional Office(s) for Asia and the Pacific, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization since 1990. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Bangladesh, 1988-1989. Ambassador of Bangladesh to Saudi Arabia, 1985-1987.
Ambassador of Bangladesh to Egypt, 1983-1985. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum, Bangladesh, 1984-1985. Various posts, Government of Bangladesh, 1971-1983, Government of Pakistan.