Mr. Md. Anwarul Islam Sikder, Secretary in Charge of the Government has joined BCS Administration Academy as Rector on 23rd of May 2017. He is a member of BCS (Administration) Cadre 1984 batch. He started his career as an Assistant Commissioner and Magistrate. He worked as Upazila Finance Officer, Upazila Magistrate, Upazila Nirbahi Officer and Additional Deputy Commissioner. He also has the experience of working as Senior Assistant Secretary (SAS), ERD; SAS, Ministry of Labor and Employment; Project Director, Grameen Women Employment Project; Director, BCS Administration Academy; Director, IMED; Member, RAJUK; Administrator, Dhaka North City Corporation; Chairman, BADC; Chairman, SREDA, Chairman, BEPRC etc.
Mr, Sikder was born in 1959 in an elite Muslim family of Daudkandi Upazila under Comilla district. He obtained both Bachelor and Master degree in Agricultural Economics from Bangladesh Agicultural University. Later on he completed Master in Business Administration from University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Mr, Sikder has undergone around 30 local and 10 overseas training. He is a Scout and loves Scouting. He served as Deputy National Commissioner of Bangladesh Scouts. He is a Leader Trainer of Bangladesh Scouts and currently working as National Coordinator, Ticket to Life, Bangladesh Scouts. Besides, he is associated with many social and community development organisations such as Asiatic Society, Bangladesh Agricultural Economist Association, Bangladesh Society for Training and Development, Bangladesh Human Development Centre, Bangla Academy, KOICA, Officer's Club, Dhaka etc.
Areas of interest of Mr. Sikder includes Child Rights, Gender and Development, Public Procurement etc. He has seven published books and has few articles published in different local and international journals. He visited almost 30 countries for official and personal purpose.
২৩ মে ২০১৭ তারিখ বি.সি.এস. প্রশাসন একাডেমিতে গণপ্রজাতন্ত্রী বাংলাদেশ সরকারের সম্মানিত ভারপ্রাপ্ত সচিব মোঃ আনোয়ারুল ইসলাম সিকদার, এনডিসি রেক্টর হিসেবে যোগদান করেছেন ।