Mashfee Binte Shams
Rector, FSA


Date & Place of Birth : 18 December 1963, Chattogram

Entry into Service : 26 January 1991

Educational Qualification:

Degree & Subject Institution/Board Year
MA in Int’l Relations Leeds University, UK 1994
B. Arch Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology,  Dhaka 1988

Service Record:

Designation Desk/Place Year
Assistant Secretary Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka 1991 – 1995
Second/First Secretary Bangladesh Embassy, Rome 1995 – 1998
First Secretary/Counsellor

Bangladesh Embassy, Bangkok and


1998 – 2001
Director Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka 2001 – 2004


Deputy High Commissioner

Bangladesh High Commission, New Delhi 2004 – 2010
Director General Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka 2010 – 2013
Ambassador Bangladesh Embassy, Kathmandu June, 2013 – August, 2020
Additional Foreign Secretary Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dhaka August to December 2020
Secretary Ministry of Foreign Affairs December 2020 to December 2022
Rector Bangladesh Foreign Service Academy January 2023 to date

Interests: Travelling, History and Regional Politics.

Other interests: Ambassador Mashfee is deeply interested in history, regional politics and travelling.

Personal Training:

Name Institute Year
Foundation Training BPATC, Savar 1993
Specialized Training on Foreign Affairs BCS (Admin) Academy, Dhaka 1992
Special Diplomatic Course on Singapore’s Economic Development organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Singapore Singapore National University 2003

Family information: She is married and blessed with one son.

Family Information:

Spouse Children

Name : Minhasur Rahman

Date of Birth : 22 November 1962

Name : Tanmoy Masroor Rahman

Date of Birth : 22 April 1991