Secondary school certified, U. Rangpur, Rajshahi, Bangladesh, 1963; high school certified, U. Rangpur, Rajshahi, Bangladesh, 1965; Bachelor in Pharmacy with honors, Dhaka U., 1968; Master of Pharmacy, Dhaka U., 1969; Doctor of Philosophy, London U., 1977.
Lecturer department pharmacy, Dhaka U., 1970-1977; assistant professor, Dhaka U., 1977-1980; associate professor, Dhaka U., 1980-1991; professor, Dhaka U., 1991-1995; visiting professor, Dubai (United Arab Emirates) Pharmacy College, since 1995. Acting chairperson department pharmacy Dhaka U., 1985-1986, chairperson department, 1989-1992, member senate, 1986-1988, first dean faculty of pharmacy, 1995. Postdoctoral fellow department biochemistry Birmingham (England) University, 1985-1986.
Executive Bangladesh Pharmacy Council, Dhaka, 1989. Member Bangladesh Drug Control Committee, Dhaka, 1990, Drug Control Advisory Committee, Dhaka, 1991. Member Women in Science and Technology (executive member Asia region since 1990), Bangladesh Pharmaceutical Society, Bangladesh Women's Scientists Association (Gold medal 1983).
Married Mustafizur Rahman, September 17, 1972. Children: Nushrat, Nahid, Muhibnoor.