Ms. Tanwi Dey
Ms. Tanwi Dey
Assistant Professor
B.Sc. Fisheries (Hons.) SAU, Bangladesh; MS in Aquaculture, SAU, Bangladesh; Master of Science in Aquaculture, Ghent University, Belgium-9000

Mrs. Tanwi Dey completed her B.Sc. Fisheries (Hons.) and MS in Aquaculture (Major: Fish nutrition) degree form Sylhet Agricultural University. Later she earned her second Masters degree in Crustacean Nutrition from the Laboratory of Artemia Reference Center, Ghent University, Belgium. Currently, she is working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Aquaculture. Mrs. Dey has attended several field training programs on fish and shellfish farming (e.g. Salmon, Sea bass, Trout, Shrimp, Mussel, and Oyster, etc.) and health management at different farms and hatcheries in Portugal and Spain. Her research area is concentrated in the field of Aquaculture Nutrition; with special emphasis on immunonutrition, use of novel feed ingredients, effect of processing on nutritional and physical quality of feed, dietary supplements and development of low cost eco-friendly aqua-feed for aquaculture species. She has completed and involved in different projects funded by SAURes. She has published articles in national and international journals. Her teaching discipline at Bachelor and Master level includes Fish Nutrition, Fish Feed Technology, Environmental Impact Assessment and Aqua Farm Design and Management.

Publication Profile:
  • Farjana Khanam Chadnee, M Shahab Uddin, Tanwi Dey, MD Sakhawat Hossain and Rima Akter., 2019. Species availability and business trend of ornamental fish in Sylhet division. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies: 7(4): 182-186
  • Ahmad Fazley Rabby1*, Mohammad Amzad Hossain, Tanwi Dey, Md. Tariqul Alam, Md. Shahab Uddin., 2019 . FISH MARKETING SYSTEM AND SOCIO-ECONOMIC STATUS OF AROTDARS (COMMISSION AGENTS) IN NORTH-EASTERN PART OF BANGLADESH. DAMA International, Trend in Fisheries Research : Volume 8, Issue 2 (2019) ISSN: 2319–474X (p); 2319–4758 (e).
  • Nur Sabrina Siddiqua, M Shahab Uddin, Golam Shakil Ahamed, MD Tariqul Alam and Tanwi Dey., 2019. Assessment of the livelihood status of fish farmers and aquaculture conditions in Habigonj Sadar Upazila under Habigonj district, Bangladesh. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies; 7(4): 105-109
  • Rima Akter, M Shahab Uddin, MS Islam, Tanwi Dey, Shahrear Hemal and Farjana Khanam Chadnee., 2019. Status of ornamental fishes along with health issues in Sylhet division of Bangladesh. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies; 7(4): 356-360.
  • Hossain, M.S., Kader, M.A., Dey, T., Sony, N.M., Bulbul, M., Koshio, S., Effect of high inclusion of rendered animal by-product ingredients on growth, digestibility and economic performances in climbing perch Anabas testudineus. Aquaculture Research, Vol. 48, pp 931-940, 2017 (
  • Mian, S., Papree, S.D., Dey, T., Hossain, M.A., Iqbal, M.M., Abol-Munafi, A.B. and Islam, M.S., 2017. Some reproductive aspect of Freshwater Garfish, Xenontedon cancila (Hamilton, 1822) from North-East Bangladesh. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., (Online) CC:CC-CC.(
  • Rubby, A. F., Hossain, M.A., Alam, M.T., Uddin, M.S. and Dey, T., 2015. Status and economics of three Upazilla fish markets in Moulavibazar district in Bnagladesh. J. Sylhet Agril. Univ. 1(2): 352 -352 .
  • T Dey*, A F Rabbey, P P Barman M T Alam and M S Uddin., 2014. Apparent digestibility coefficient of high fishmeal replaced practical diets for Climbing (Anabas testudineus). J. Sylhet Agril. Univ. 1(2): 352 -352 .
  • Marine, S. S., Dey, T., Rashid, A., Barman, P. P. and Islam, M. A., 2014. Fishing: A prominent means of livelihood of fisherman on Surma riverbasin at Sylhetdistrict of Bangladesh. Int. j. anim. fish. sci. (Online). 2(1): 01-07
  • Hossain, M.S., Mian, S., Dey, T., Rahman, M.M. and Islam, M.J., 2013. Seasonal variability and species composition of fish in some selected area of the NorthEastern part of Bangladesh. J. Subtrop. Agric. Res. Dev.11 (2): 1063-1069.
Research Interests:
  • Any Field of Aquaculture Nutrition, Modernization of Aquaculture Systems, feed technology, Sustainable Aquaculture; special interest on Molecular nutrition
Undergraduate Courses:
  • Aquaculture Nutrition
  • Freshwater Aquaculture
  • Coastal Aquaculture and Mariculture
  • Fish Farm Design and Construction
Masters Courses:
  • Aquaculture Impact
  • Aquaculture Health Management
  • Rearing of Ornamental Fish
  • Advanced Aquaculture Nutrition
Academic Degrees and Qualification:
  • B.Sc. Fisheries (Hons.), SAU, Sylhet -3100, Bangladesh (July-2012)
  • MS in Aquaculture, SAU, Sylhet-3100, Bangladesh (Dec-2013)
  • Master of Science in Aquaculture, Ghent University, Belgium-9000 ( Sep. -2017)
Awards and Scholarships:
  • Belgian Govt. Scholarship (VLIR) on Master of Science in Aquaculture
Professional Memberships:
  • Life Member- Krishibid Institute Bangladesh (KIB)
  • Faculty of Fisheries, SAU, Alumni Association
  • Ghent University Alumni Association, Ghent, Belgium
  • World Aquaculture Society (WAS)
  • Sylhet Agricultural University Teachers Council
  • Bengali
  • English