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Zaini Bin Zainol

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor in Philosophy in Strategic Information Management - Doctor of Philosophy, Universiti Malaya (UM)
  • Master of Scence in Information System - Masters Degree, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
  • Bachelor in Accounting - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

Zaini Bin Zainol (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus


Expert Profile

Dr. Zaini Zainol is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) since 2001. Dr Zaini began his career with one of the companies under the DRB-HICOM group, a well-established conglomerate based in Shah Alam, Selangor. His responsibilities were costing new products, conducting variance analysis, preparing managerial reports for internal and external parties, preparing business proposal, reviewing inventories, managing procurement matters, etc. After serving the company for approximately five years, he resigned and joined the International Islamic University Malaysia in November 2001.
Presently, Dr. Zaini Zainol is attached to the Department of Accounting since November 2001, where he teaches undergraduate courses in Accounting Information Systems, Management Accounting and ICT for Islamic Financial Institutions. He has successfully supervised several postgraduate students in the areas of accounting information systems, knowledge management and earning management. His current postgraduate students are doing research in enterprise resource planning systems.

Area of Specialisation

  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ Information Systems ~ Other Information Systems n.e.c. - Doctor in Philosophy in Strategic Information Management

Professional Membership

  • 2002 - 2019: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), Malaysian Institute of Accountants

Teaching Responsibilities

ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS 2004/2005 2003/2004 2002/2003 2001/2002
ANALYSIS & DESIGN OF ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013 2011/2012 2010/2011 2009/2010
COST ACCOUNTING I 2004/2005 2003/2004
FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING I 2002/2003 2001/2002
ICT FOR ISLAMIC FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS 2017/2018 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014
MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING 2020/2021 2019/2020 2016/2017 2013/2014 2012/2013 2011/2012 2004/2005
MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING FUNDAMENTALS 2021/2022 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2008/2009
USRAH IN ACTION 1 2022/2023

Research Projects

2020 - 2022 Accountability Practices in Non-Governmental Organizations in a Conflict Country: The Case of Yemen
2018 - 2019 A Contingency Approach Towards The Factors That Affect The Adoption of JomPay in Malaysia
2015 - 2019 Enterprise Resources Planning?s Adoption Model In Public Sector Organizations
2013 - 2015 Perceived and Computer Security Practices : Perceptions of Future Employees in Malaysia
2013 - 2015 Evaluation of Islamic Microfinance Entrepreneur's Startegic Orientation on Microenterprise Performance
2011 - 2011 Accounting Students' Perception on the Use of Programming Software for Analysis and design of Accounting Information Systems : Some Empirical Findings
2011 - 2020 Internal Control And Threats In Computerized Banking System
2011 - 2013 Fraudulent Financial Reporting In Malaysia: Further Evidence
2022 - Present Government Green Procurement in Malaysia: Benefits and Challenges to Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs)

Award & Recognition

01 Feb, 2011 Sijil Penghargaan - Research, Invention and Innovation 2011 (IRIIE 2011)-Bronze Medal- University



2022 An insight of accountability practices in non-governmental organizations (NGOs): the case of Yemen. International Journal of Research in Business and Social Science, 11 (1) pp. 178-186
2022 Factors influencing accountability practices in managing NGOS funds: the case of Yemen. International Journal of Business Ecosystem & Strategy, 4 (4) pp. 108-117
2022 Implementing an electronic payment system: getting things done!. IIUM Journal of Case Studies in Management, 13 (2) pp. 7-11
2019 Impact of computerized accounting information system on small and medium enterprises In Mogadishu, Somalia: the balance scorecard perspectives. International Journal of Engineering and Advanced Technology (IJEAT), 8 (5C) pp. 159-165
2019 System and Information Quality an Enabler for Assessing ERP Impacts on the Public Sector: The Case of ePBT in Malaysian Local Authorities. INSIGHT JOURNAL, 5 (Special Issue) pp. 74-81
2018 An investigation of challenges in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) implementation: the case of public sector in Malaysia. International Journal of Supply Chain Management, 7 (3) pp. 113-117
2018 Contingency approach towards adoption of jomPAY in Malaysia. The International Journal of Business & Management, 6 (9) pp. 55-68
2015 Adopting an enterprise resource planning system in a privatized government unit: challenges and impacts. The Asian Journal of Professional & Business Studies, 1 (1 (June-Dec)) pp. 105-116
2013 Internal human based threats and security controls in computerized banking systems: evidence from Malaysia. Procedia Social and Behavioral Sciences, 65 (3) pp. 199-204
2012 Security Threats of Computerised Banking Systems (CBS): the managers' perception in Malaysia. International Journal of Economics and Finance Studies, 4 (1) pp. 21-30
2011 Impact of ERP system on productivity improvement: some empirical findings. Business Management & Quarterly Review, 2 (3) pp. 70-78
Conference or Workshop Item

2019 A descriptive analysis of computerized accounting information system: the case of SME in Somalia. In: 3rd Asia International Multidiciplinary Conference (AIMC) 2019,
2017 Public sector accountants’ opinion on impact of a new enterprise system. In: 4th Information Systems International Conference 2017 (ISICO 2017),
2017 The impacts of ERP systems on public sector organizations. In: 8th International Conference on Advances in Information Technology, IAIT 2016,
2015 Accountability of fund management in Mosque Kalimantan Timur, Indonesia. In: 3rd AICIF Asean International Conference on Islamic Finance 2015,
2015 Computer security control practices: views of future employees in Malaysia. In: 1st International Conference on Educational Studies,
2015 Evaluation of asnaf entrepreneur’s strategic orientation on microenterprise performance. In: 7th International Conference on Economices and Social Sciences (ICESS-2015),
2014 Understanding accounting information system and its components: the case of a well established grocery chain in rural of Malaysia. In: International Case Study Conference (ICSC 2014),
2012 Internal human based threats and security controls in computerized banking systems: evidence from Malaysia. In: International Congress on Interdisciplinary Business and Social Science,
2012 Security treats of computerized banking systems (CBS): The Managers' perception in Malaysia. In: International Conference on Economics & Finance,
2011 Adopting an enterprise resource planning system in a privatized government unit: challenges and impacts. In: 1st Information Systems International Conference,
2011 Perceived attitude towards a database software for designing an accounting information system: analyzing the self efficacy factors among accounting students. In: Enhancing Learning: Teaching and Learning International Conference 2011,

2017 Issues in Erp implementation and computerized banking system. IIUM Press, International Islamic University Malaysia, ISBN: 978-967-418-520-6
Book Section

2022 Designing a residential’s database management system: a case study of applying resource, event and agent (REA) approach. In: Springer Nature, ISBN: 978-3-030-96039-1, pp. 660-674
2021 Humanizing education for a better Muslim: an expectation from an ICT Perspective. In: Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences, ISBN: ISBN 978-967-26219-1-1, pp. 115-118
2021 Humanizing education for a better Muslim: an expectation from an ICT Perspective. In: Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences, ISBN: ISBN 978-967-26219-1-1, pp. 115-118

2019 Enterprise resource planning’s adoption model in public sector organizations. In: ,
2011 Accounting students' perception on the use of programming software for analysis and design of accounting information systems: some empirical findings. In: Unpublished,