Rubaiyat comes from a research and statistics background, with several years of experience across corporations and government organisations in Bangladesh and the United Kingdom. She holds a Masters Degree in Management Research from Said Business School, University of Oxford, and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the Institute of Business Administration, University of Dhaka.
Some of her extensive research experience comprises of overseeing the Brand Tracking program of Grameen Phone Ltd., product sales modelling for Omnicom Group (BrandScience) UK, execution of the Small Modules program for Oxford Brookes University, UK. She has also worked on identifying patterns and gaining insights to aid in strategic decision making through in depth analysis of various national and local student surveys, league tables and databases for the University of Roehampton, UK; most notably the National Student Survey (NSS), HESA (Higher Education Statistics Agency) databases, Times Higher Education and Guardian league tables to name a few. She is well versed in research terminology and has a flair for creative solutions relevant to the project needs.