External Funding

Project Title

Project Members

Funding Amount

Funding Source/Agencies

Sustainable Development Goals and Community Happiness Through Affordable Eco-friendly Smart House

Zam Zuriyati Binti Mohamad, Yip Chee Yin, Suhaiza Hanim Dato Mohamad Zailani, Fong Chee Yang, Au Yong Hui Nee and Mobashar Rehman



A Fundamental Research on Environmentally Responsible Eco-tourist Behavior in Malaysia: The role of Facilitating Conditions

Dr Yii Kwang Jing, Seow Ai Na, Dr Go You How,Ching Suet Ling, Dr Lau Lin Sea, Dr Choong Chee Keong and Loh Chun T'ing.



Comparative Study on Islamic vs Conventional Finance in Malaysia

Dr Mahmud Bin Hj Abd Wahab, Nurfadhilah Binti Abu Hasan, Noor Azizah binti Shaari, Zainon Binti Md. Yunus and Lim Chong Heng.


International Islamic University, Malaysia.

Finance Education in Malaysia

Dr Mahmud Abdul Wahab, Dr Zuriawati Zakaria, Noorfaiz Purhanudin, William Choo Keng Soon and Chong Tun Pin.


International Islamic University, Malaysia.

Corporate sustainability and organisational performance: the mediating effects of organisational innovation

Assoc Prof Dr Ong Tze San, UPM;
Ms Lee Ah Suat


Universiti Putra Malaysia

Artificial Intelligence for Equity Market Analysis

Mr Lim Tze Jian;
Dr Ngerng Miang Hong



Professional Ethics in Banking and Finance Industry

Dr. Mahmud Abd Wahab;
Woo Kok Hoong;
Ng Kean Kok;
Dr. Suhaila Abd Karim, Wong Teck Keong;


Public Bank Bhd

Islamic Banking and Finance

Dr. Ahmad Nazri Wahidudin;
Dr. Mahmud Abd Wahab;
Woo Kok Hoong;


Beifang University, Yinchuan, China

Kajian Sosio-ekonomi Pasca Banjir 2014 di Kelantan

Dr. Mahmud Abd Wahab;
Dr. Suhaila Abd Karim;
Norhusnaida Che Hussain;Lim Shiau Mooi;
Ahmad Harith Hanafi


Pejabat Perdana Menteri, Jabatan Perdana Menteri

Urban Poor Youth

Dr. Mahmud Abd Wahab;
Dr. Gengeswari;
Padmashantini;Tan Ai Lian;
Azizah Shaari
Au Yong Hui Nee


Pejabat Perdana Menteri, Jabatan Perdana Menteri

Internal Funding 

Project Title

Project Members

Funding Amount


Predictability of stock returns using financial ratios: empirical evidence from companies listed on the Malaysia stock exchange

Chin Yoon Mei, Krishna Moorthy Manicka Nadar and Seow Ai Na


1 June 2019 to May 2020

Analysis on quota vs quality of women directorship in the Malaysian corporate sector

Dr. Nurul Afidah Binti Mohamad Jusob @ Mohammad Yusof Muhammad Ashraf Bin Anuar and Chia Mei Si


1 June 2019 to May 2020

Corporate Governance and FinTech Financing among Malaysia Small Medium Enterprise (SMEs)

Dr. Zuriawati Binti Zakaria and Kuah Yoke Chin


1 June 2019 to May 2020

The Impact of the New Auditing Standard on Going Concern on the Predictive Value of Malaysian Auditors' Reports

Loh Chun T'ing, Krishna Moorthy and Zam Zuriyati Binti Mohamad


10 December 2018 to 9 December 2019

The role of asymmetric modelling, institutional quality and external shock to optimal fiscal policy in developing countries

Lee Chee Loong


10 December 2018 to 9 December 2019

Determining the Risk Appetite to Go Global: Evidence from Malaysian Small and Medium Enterprises


Au Yong Hui Nee, Krishna Moorthy and  Liew Ke Xin


July 2018 – June 2019

The Impact of Preferred Learning Styles among Accounting Students on Soft Skills

Meenah a/p Ramasamy, Zam Zuriyati Binti Mohamad, Noor Lela Ahmad and Nor Hanani Ahamad Rapani


July 2018 – June 2019

A Half Century of Tourism Development in New Villages: Contemporary Issues, Challenges, Strategies and Sustainability.

Dr Choong Chee Keong, Wei Chooi Yi, Chin Lai Kwan, Dr Lau Lin Sea, Hoon Hui and Lim Chong Heng


January 2018 - December 2018

Impact of Macroeconomics and Bank Specific Factors on Liquidity of Commercial Banks in Malaysia.

Tan Kock Lim, Kong Yin Mei and Cheah Chee Keong


December 2017 - November 2018

The Effects of Corporate Environmental Sustainability on Firm Performance among Manufacturing Firms in Malaysia: A study on the role of Environmental Capabilities.

Lee Ah Suat and Dr.Ong Tze San


July 2017 -June 2018

The influence of threat and coping appraisals on the intention of health tourism in Malaysia

Seow Ai Na, Dr. Chen I-Chi, Dr.Choong Chee Keong, Chan Ling Meng and Choong Yuen Onn


July 2016-June 2017

Determinant of internal and external financing resources on Malaysian SMEs.

Kuah Yoke Chin, Dr.Zuriawati Binti Zakaria and Dr.Choong Chee Keong


July 2016-June 2017

Continuance intention to purchase smartphones: A study on gender differences among Malaysians

Mr.Hew Jun Jie, Encik Mohd Nizam Bin A. Badaruddin, and Krishna Moorthy


January 2016- December 2016

Has the Chinese renmimbi affected the choice of invoicing currency within the Asia Pacific region?

Theresa Wong Lai Har and Dr Poon Wai Ching


August 2015-July 2016

Assessing the relationship between corporate governance, sustainability disclosure and financial performance

Ms Ng Yen Hong;
Dr Ong Tze San


April 2015 - March 2016

Foreign language reading strategy use and gender differences

Gerard Sagay Raj and Ong Oi Voon


February 2015 –January 2016

The impact of tax system factors and quality of tax service upon the compliance behavior of individual taxpayers in Malaysia

Tan Swee Kiow;
Dr. Mohd Fuad Mohd Salleh
Dr. Aza Azlina Bt Md Kassim


February 2015 - January 2016

Towards Sustainable Green Practices: Evidence in Malaysian Manufacturing SMEs

Mr Peter Yacob


February 2015 - December 2015

Effective Depreciation Model for Automobiles in Malaysia

Mr Lim Khiew Loon;
Dr M. Krishna Moorthy


February 2015 - January 2016

Travel Intention among foreign tourists for medical treatment in Malaysia

Seow Ai Na, Chong Yee Lee, Gengeswari Krishnapillai, Chan Ling Meng and Choong Yuen Onn


July 2014-June 2015

Publication in English Affecting Academia's Performance

Ong Oi Voon;
Gerard Sagaya Raj and 
Leong Ying Mei, QUEST International University, Perak


Green Campus Initiatives: Barriers in Private Higher Education Institutions in Malaysia

Peter a/l Yacob, Dr M. Krishna Moorthy