Instructor Commander M Ashraful Alam was commissioned on 01 June 1998 in the Education Branch of Bangladesh Navy. He completed MA in English Language from the University of Dhaka. Before joining Navy, he had been serving as a lecturer in English in Syed Abul Hossain College, Madaripur for about five years. In Navy he served in two important training bases namely BNS TITUMIR, Khulna and BNS SHAHEED MOAZZAM, Kaptai respectively. He also served as an instructor of English in Bangladesh Naval Academy, Patenga for more than four years and a half. He successfully completed the Junior Staff Course from BNA and basic and advanced Turkish Language Course from Turkey. He accomplished his UN Peace Keeping Mission (ended 18 Oct 2012) as a Military Observer in Liberia. He is happily married and blessed with a son and a daughter.