University Leadership

University Leadership

Chancellor

Professor Emeritus Tengku Dato’ Shamsul Bahrin

Professor Emeritus Tengku Dato’ Shamsul Bahrin has been with Nilai University (Nilai College as it was then known) since its inception in 1998. In his role as President, he was instrumental in getting the institution upgraded to ‘university college’ (2008) and full ‘university’ status (2012). He holds an Honours degree in Geography from Universiti Malaya and a Master’s Degree in Geography from the University of Sheffield, UK. He is a firm believer in democratisation of higher education through scholarships and financial aids.

Vice Chancellor

Prof. Dr. Roslan Zainal Abidin

Prof. Dr. Roslan Zainal Abidin holds a Diploma and a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering (MARA Institute of Technology, Malaysia), a Master’s degree (Miyazaki University, Japan) and a Doctoral degree (Kagoshima University, Japan) in Agriculture. He is a visiting professor at Miyazaki University since 2016. He was a postdoctoral fellow of the Korean Science & Engineering Foundation (KOSEF) at the Seoul National University (1995), an honorary visiting professor of the University of Exeter, UK (2000), and a research fellow with the Japanese Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS) at Kyoto University, Japan (2006). Professor Dr. Roslan Zainal Abidin was a Senior Engineer at the Department of Irrigation and Drainage Malaysia before embarking on an academic career at MARA Institute of Technology (1995-2010). He is a Panel Assessor for the Malaysian Qualification Agency and also a member of the Editorial Board for the Malaysian Construction Research Journal, Construction Research Institute of Malaysia (CREAM) and a consultant to IKRAM Engineering Services on environmental issues. Prior to his appointment at Nilai University, Professor Dr. Roslan Zainal Abidin served as the President and Vice-Chancellor of Infrastructure University Kuala Lumpur (IUKL).

Executive Committee

Prof. Dr. Roslan Zainal Abidin
Vice Chancellor
Andrew Ting
Bursar
Prof. Dr. Sivakumar Velayutham
Dean Faculty of Business, Hospitality & Humanities
Ir. Mah Siew Kien
Acting Dean & Head
School of Engineering & Information Technology
Faculty of Engineering, Science & Technology

Senate

Prof. Dr. Roslan Zainal Abidin
Vice Chancellor
Andrew Ting
Bursar
Professor Dr Sivakumar Velayutham
Dean
Faculty of Business, Hospitality & Humanities
sivakumar@nilai.edu.my
Ir. Mah Siew Kien
Acting Dean & Head
School of Engineering & Information Technology
Faculty of Engineering, Science & Technology
siewkien@nilai.edu.my
Dr. Evyan Yang Chia Yan
Head
Centre for Research & Post Graduate Studies
evyanyang@nilai.edu.my
Subashini. R
Head
School of Humanities & Social Sciences
Faculty of Business, Hospitality & Humanitie
suba@nilai.edu.my
Dr. Ng Shee Ping
Head
School of Applied Sciences
Faculty of Engineering, Science & Technology
spng@nilai.edu.my
Ts. Harlina Harun
Head
Department of Computing, School of Engineering & Information Technology
Faculty of Engineering, Science & Technology
harlina@nilai.edu.my
Olive Louisa Lopez
Head
School of Nursing
Faculty of Engineering, Science & Technology
olive@nilai.edu.my
Vigneswararao Appalanaidu
Head
School of Management & Marketing
Faculty of Business, Hospitality & Humanities
vigneswararao@nilai.edu.my
Dr. Norwazli binti Abdul Wahab
Head
School of Accounting & Finance
Faculty of Business, Hospitality & Humanities
norwazli@nilai.edu.my
Dr. Ann Selvaranee Balasingam
Head
School of Hospitality & Tourism
Faculty of Business, Hospitality & Humanities
annb@nilai.edu.my
Dr. Louie Longasa Timajo
Head
School of Aircraft Maintenance
Faculty of Engineering, Science & Technology
louie@nilai.edu.my
Dr. Habibah Binti Zulkefle
Head
Department of Electrical Engineering
School of Engineering & Information Technology
Eur Ing. Narendran Ramasenderan
Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering
School of Engineering & Information Technology

Management Team

Michael Yei Wee Keat
Director
Department of Student Affairs
mikeyei@nilai.edu.my
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alice Escalante De Cruz
Director
Department of Quality, Audit & Learning Resources
alice_cruz@nilai.edu.my
Julie Chu Shuk Lee
Manager
Department of Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance & Audit
juliechusl@nilai.edu.my
LT Col (R) Hj Abdul Rahman Hj Abdul Majid
Manager
Safety & Security
ltrahman@nilai.edu.my
Haji Ahmad Kamal Bin Zawree
Manager
Campus Building & Grounds
kamal.zawree@nilai.edu.my
Lim Eng Seng
Senior Finance Manager
Department of Finance
engseng@nilai.edu.my
Serena Cheah
Senior Manager
Department of Corporate Communications
serena@nilai.edu.my
Nallammah Peresamy
Assistant Registrar
Office of Admissions and Records
nalla@nilai.edu.my
Edward Teoh Kee Siong
Assistant Manager
Student Support Centre (Student Care)
ksteoh@nilai.edu.my
Herman Shah Zainal
Librarian
Learning Resource Centre
herman@nilai.edu.my