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Duryana Bt Mohamed

Academic Qualification

  • Ph.D in Civil Law - Doctor of Philosophy, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Master in Commercial & Corporate Law - Masters Degree, University of London
  • Bachelor of Laws - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Bachelor in Shariah - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Matriculation - Certificate, International Islamic University Malaysia

Duryana Bt Mohamed (Assoc. Prof. Dr.)

Associate Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus


Expert Profile

Dr. Duryana Mohamed started her career as a tutor at IIUM in June 1993. She then continued her studies and became a permanent lecturer in AIKOL after completing her Ph.D in 2008. At present, Dr Duryana is a lecturer at the Department of Legal Practice of Ahmad Ibrahim Kuliyyah of Laws (AIKOL), IIUM. She is also an academic advisor at AIKOL since January 2015 until December 2016.
Prior to that, she served as a coordinator for Soft Skills & Client Consultation Competition from 2009 until 2011. She had also been appointed as a coordinator for Civil Procedure (PART 1) from 2008 until 2013. Dr Duryana has also presented papers in many national and international conferences, and supervised students in the area of e-commerce and electronic evidence.
Dr Duryana is also one of the contributing editors to Malaysian Civil Procedure 2013 (White Book) and 2014 (Supplement) published by Thomson Reuters Sdn Bhd and Sweet & Maxwell Asia. She has published few chapters in books and written articles in areas related to electronic evidence, discovery of documents, e-commerce, data protection and privacy, consumer issues, blog business and cybercrimes. Dr Duryana has also completed her research projects relating to discovery of electronic evidence, combating cybercrimes and is currently working on blog, business and regulatory frameworks. Dr Duryana also had been actively involved in student management and activities by being a residential college fellow (2000 to 2004), and from 2008 until 2015. During these periods she had attended many programmes conducted by IIUM (STAD and AMAD) such as workshops and leadership programmes (MCLEAD).

Area of Specialisation

  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Law ~ Cyber/ICT Law - Civil Procedure, cyberlaw, contract, e-commerce, electronic evidence
  • Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics, Business And Management ~ Management ~ Electronic Commerce
  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Law ~ Civil Law
  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Professional Development of Law Practitioners ~ Professional Ethics - ethics
  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Law Enforcement ~ Evidence and Procedure
  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Law ~ Contract Law

Professional Membership

  • 2013: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Ordinary member-ASA), Academic Staff Association (ASA)
  • 2021: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Ordinary Member-PUSPANITA), PUSPANITA
  • 2021 - 2025: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (ASDB Disciplinary Committee Panel (DCP)), ADVOCATES AND SOLICITORS DISCIPLINARY BOARD (ASDB)
  • 2022: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (member of i-HAK ( Pertubuhan Intelektual Hak Kanak-Kanak Islam)), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • 2022: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Ahli Bersekutu Majlis Profesor Negara: MPN06218), Majlis Professor Negara (MPN)

Teaching Responsibilities


Research Projects

2017 - 2020 Formulating a Legal Framework for the Protection of Medical Apologies in Civil Dispute Resolution Process
2016 - 2018 Strengthening Patient Safety Laws through the Formulation of a Comprehensive Legal Framework Governing Disclosure of Adverse Events
2016 - 2019 Legal Framework for Theft of trade secrets and Corporate Espionage in Malaysia: Adhering to the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA)
2012 - 2016 A study of legal issues related to BLOGs businesses in malaysia : A proposal for a regulatary framework
2011 - 2014 Exploring E-Discovery of Documents in Civil Procedure in Malaysia: Issues and Challenges
2010 - 2016 Developing Special Mechanism in Dealing with Testimony of Victim of Child Abuse Case
2009 - 2011 Combating Crimes in Cyberspace and Defending the Cybercriminals: The Malaysian Perspective
2020 - Present Protection of farmers' right in Malaysia : Assessing the current legal framework and international obligations

Award & Recognition

12 Apr, 2018 Best Paper Award - International Islamic University Malaysia in ICLAS 2018 International
20 Feb, 2013 IIUM Research, Invention and Innovation Award 2012 - IIUM University
22 Feb, 2012 two Bronzes medal, IIUM Research, Invention &Innovation Exhibition 2010 - International Islamic University Malaysia University