Tan Sri Prof. Ir. Dr. Mohd Zulkifli bin Tan Sri Mohd Ghazali


Tan Sri Prof. Ir. Dr. Mohd Zulkifli bin Tan Sri Mohd Ghazali
Senior Professor

About Me

BSc.(Leeds University), MSc (Strathclyde University), PhD (Sussex University),Cert.Int.Mgmt(INSEAD), Advanced Management Program (Harvard)
Tan Sri Prof. Dr. Mohd Zulkifli Mohd Ghazali is an engineer by training. He obtained his B.Sc. in Civil Engineering from Leeds University, United Kingdom, his MSc in Structural Engineering from Strathclyde University, Scotland, and his PhD from Sussex University, United Kingdom.

His early career was as a civil Engineer with the Public Works Department; he has experience in project management and supervision of multi-storey buildings. Tan Sri Prof. Dr. Mohd Zulkifli is also a Professional Engineer registered with the Board of Engineers Malaysia and also an ASEAN Chartered Professional Engineer. He has also served as a member of the Board of Engineers Malaysia, a body which regulates the engineering profession in Malaysia for five years since 2008. He is also currently a Fellow of the Academy of Science.

University of Technology Malaysia, including the Head of Department of Structural Engineering, the Dean of Civil Engineering, the Director of Works of the University, the deputy Vice-Chancellor and finally the Vice-Chancellor of the University for Eight years until his retirement from the post in September 2008.

Tan Sri Dr Zulkifli has also attended the Certificate in International Management at INSEAD, the famous European Management School in Fontainebleau, France and the Advanced Management Program at the prestigious Harvard Business School.

Currently, Tan Sri Dr Zulkifli exploits all his experience and knowledge in top management to teach Effective Negotiation to MBA students at the International Business School. He has also taught Operation and Project Management to the MBA students and the Fundamentals of Project Management to MSc (Civil Engineering) students.

He has been involved with the Board of Engineers Malaysia, Fellow of Academy of Science Malaysia and International Engineering Alliance Meetings, which cover Washington Accord, Engineers Mobility Forum and APEC Engineer for many years now. Besides being a member of the Board of Engineers Malaysia for 5 years since 2008, he was and still is a member of the BEM Management Committee and also the National Monitoring Committee. He has been in the National Promotion of Services Export Council (NAPSEC) of Malaysia for the last few years.

Normally, every 3 months, Tan Sri Dr. Zulkifli attends Coordination Committee on Services CCS (ASEAN)/ Business Sector Working Group, BSWG and ASEAN Chartered Professional Engineer Coordinating Committee, ACPECC held in the various ASEAN capitals on a rotating basis.