Concourse: 04/15/17


Saturday, April 15, 2017


Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Call For Papers

Papers are invited for the 5th International Congress of Bengal Studies scheduled to be held   during 25th – 28th January, 2018. The 5th Congress will be hosted by Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Papers, in English or Bengali, on all areas of Bengal Studies, including, but not limited to, Literature and Criticism, Comparative Literature, Linguistics, Folklore, Cultural Studies, Media Studies, History, Economics, Geography, Political Science, Development Studies, Ecology, Sociology, Anthropology, Philosophy, Fine Arts, Archaeology, Museology are invited.

Last date for submission of abstract (800-1000 words) is 15th May, 2017. The abstract is expected to give an outline of the primary material of study/survey; approach/methodology adopted; survey of works done by other scholars so far in the concerned area; and, finally, how the proposed paper adds to the existing knowledge. For submission of abstract please visit

Information about Registration fee, registration procedure etc. will be sent with the notification of acceptance. 

Important Dates:
Last date of Abstract submission: 15 May, 2017. 
Communication regarding decision on the Abstract: 01 – 15 June, 2017
Registration open: 16 June - 16 August, 2017
Communication regarding confirmation of Registration: 17 August – 30 August, 2017

Contact Info: 

Prof. Khaled Hossain, Convener, 5th International Congress of Bengal Studies, 2018, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh

Dr. Amitava Chakraborty, Secretary General, International Society of Bengal Society,,
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