Staff Directory


Mohd. Aminul Islam

Academic Qualification

  • Ph.D in Economics - Doctor of Philosophy, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Econs - Masters Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Econs - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia

Mohd. Aminul Islam (Assoc. Prof. Dr.)

Associate Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF SCIENCE


aminulislam@iium.edu.my
5074


Expert Profile


Mohd Aminul Islam obtained his Bachelor (Hons), Master's and Ph.D degrees in Economics from Faculty of Economics and Management Sciences, IIUM. Upon completion of his Ph.D in July 2007, he joined Kulliyyah of Science, in December 2007 as an Assistant Professor.
Since then, he has been teaching business as well as Financial Mathematics courses in the Department of Computational & Theoretical Sciences. Presently (from April 30, 2015), he is an Associate Professor at the Department of Computational & Theoretical Sciences, Kulliyyah of Science.


Area of Specialisation


  • Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics/Applied Economics ~ Economic Development and Growth
  • Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics/Applied Economics ~ Financial and Monetary Economics - Financial Mathematics II
  • Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics, Business And Management ~ Finance ~ Financial Engineering - Financial Mathematics III
  • Natural Science ~ Mathematical Sciences ~ Mathematics for Business ~ Financial Mathematics - Financial Mathematics I
  • Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics, Business And Management ~ Economic Theory ~ Other Economic Theory n.e.c. - Introduction to Economics


Teaching Responsibilities


BUSINESS MATHEMATICS 2006/2007 2007/2008 2017/2018
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 2018/2019 2020/2021 2019/2020 2017/2018
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 1 2020/2021
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 2 2021/2022
FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT I 2019/2020 2018/2019
FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS 1 2014/2015 2016/2017 2010/2011 2015/2016 2013/2014 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2012/2013 2020/2021
FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS 2 2020/2021 2021/2022
FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS 3 2020/2021 2021/2022
FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS I 2008/2009 2009/2010 2007/2008
FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS II 2014/2015 2020/2021 2016/2017 2013/2014 2012/2013 2008/2009 2010/2011 2019/2020 2017/2018 2007/2008 2011/2012 2015/2016 2018/2019 2009/2010
FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS III 2007/2008 2019/2020 2010/2011 2011/2012 2009/2010 2008/2009
FOUNDATION OF ISLAMIC ECONOMICS 2007/2008
HALAQAH 1 (BROTHER) 2006/2007
INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS 2009/2010 2015/2016 2013/2014 2008/2009 2014/2015 2016/2017 2017/2018 2010/2011 2018/2019 2012/2013 2011/2012
INTRODUCTION TO FINANCIAL MATHEMATICS 2010/2011
INTRODUCTORY ECONOMICS FOR ENGINEERING 2006/2007
PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS 2017/2018 2006/2007
STUDY CIRCLE 2 (BROTHER) 2006/2007


Research Projects


Completed
2016 - 2020 Sustainable electronic waste (e-waste) management system in Kuantan
2014 - 2018 Hedging Performane of Future Contracts: The Case of FTSE BMKLCI Futures and the CPO Futures Contracts in Malaysia
2013 - 2017 Islamic Tourism in Malaysia: The Involvement of Travel and Tour Business as a Stakeholder in Strategizing Travel Packages
2012 - 2014 Random Binomial Tree Models in Financial Mathematics and their applications
2012 - 2015 The Effectiveness of Ar-Rahnu (Islamic Pawn Broking) on social-economic development: A case study in Kuantan and Kuantan Terengganu
2010 - 2012 Impact of Development Financial Institutions (DFIs) on Malaysian Economy
On-Going
2004 - Present Quantum Information Research Unit (QIRU)


Award & Recognition


20 Feb, 2013 IRIIE 2013, Silver Medal - IIUM University
10 Feb, 2011 IRIIE 2011, Bronze Medal - IIUM University
27 Jan, 2010 IRIIE 2010, Bronze Medal - IIUM University


Publications


Article

2020 Cooperative game theory approach for portfolio sectoral selection before and after Malaysia general elections: GE13 versus GE14. Saudi Journal of Economics and Finance, 4 (8) pp. 390-399
2020 The portfolio optimization performance during Malaysia’s 2018 General Election by using noncooperative and cooperative game theory approach. Modern Applied Science, 14 (4) pp. 1-13
2019 A descriptive cross-sectional survey among the International Islamic University Malaysia’s student on e-waste generation and public health problem in Malaysia. Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health ( Special Issue ), 22 (5) pp. 1-5
2019 Cytotoxicity study of Basella alba leaves extract on brine shrimp lethality bioassay and mtt assay. Pharmacologyonline, 2 () pp. 87-93
2018 A Cross-sectional survey on the knowledge and attitudes towards e-waste and its impact on public health among IIUM students-Kuantan campus. Annals of Tropical Medicine & Public Health, 3 (February 2018 ( Special Issue)) pp. S26-18
2018 A descriptive cross-sectional survey among the International Islamic University Malaysia’s student on e-waste generation and public health problem in Malaysia. Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 4 () pp. 180-185
2018 Concept of Islamic credit card based on Malaysia. Saudi Journal of Business and Management Studies, 3 (2) pp. 172-176
2018 Factors influencing consumers’ willingness to purchase genetically modified organism (GMO) food products in Klang Valley, Malaysia. Saudi Journal of Business and Management Studies, 3 (12) pp. 1324-1337
2018 Implementation of TQM in public universities of Bangladesh: challenges and resolutions: a review. Saudi Journal of Business & Management Studies, 3 (12) pp. 1338-1347
2018 Unused medication waste: respondent’s opinion from current study in Malaysia. Annals of Tropical Medicine & Public Health, 3 (Special Issue) pp. S10-2018
2018 Unused medication waste: respondent’s opinion from current study in Malaysia.. Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 2 (Special Issue) pp. 3-7
2017 An empirical evaluation of hedging effectiveness of crude palm oil futures market in Malaysia. International Journal of Economics and Financial Research, 3 (11) pp. 303-314
2017 Analysing and forecasting the underemployment trend in Malaysia. International Journal of Social Science and Economic Research, 2 (1) pp. 2018-2032
2017 Current practices of Islamic credit cards in Malaysia. Saudi Journal of Business and Management Studies (SJBMS), 2 (12B) pp. 1189-1192
2017 Generation of electronic‑waste and its impact on environment and public health in Malaysia. Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 10 (5) pp. 1123-1127
2017 Interview with Shariah supervisors in Malaysian Islamic banks. Saudi Journal of Business and Management Studies (SJBMS), 2 (12B) pp. 1175-1179
2017 Optimal hedge ratio and the hedging performance of commodity futures: the case of Malaysian crude palm oil futures market. International Journal of Research in Finance and Marketing, 7 (10) pp. 56-73
2017 Total quality management practices in Islamic banking system: a study in banking sector of Malaysia. Journal of Advance Management Research, 5 (5) pp. 28-39
2016 An essay on the ethics of Islam towards environmental resources. Revelation and Science, 6 (2) pp. 9-23
2016 Medication wastage and its impact on environment: evidence from Malaysia. PharmacologyOnline, 3 () pp. 114-121
2015 A study on the efficacy of Islamic pawn broking services in fulfilling socio –economic needs: a case of two cities-Kuantan and Kuala Terengganu in Malaysia. PEOPLE: International Journal of Social Sciences, 1 (1) pp. 890-903
2015 An empirical assessment of the impact of Development Financial Institutions (DFIs) on Malaysian economy. International Journal of Financial Economics, 4 (4) pp. 176-184
2015 Is there a link between development financial institutions (DFIs) and the economic development? the Malaysian case. International Research Journal of Emerging Trends in Multidisciplinary, 1 (10) pp. 226-237
2014 A study on the performance of symmetric and asymmetric GARCH models in estimating stock returns volatility. International Journal of Empirical Finance, 2 (4) pp. 182-192
2014 An increase of the health care cost of diabetes mellitus type 2: a precise review on economic impact of diabetes. Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, 8 (1) pp. 40-44
2014 Applying generalized autoregressive conditional heteroscedasticity models to model univariate volatility . Journal of Applied Sciences, 14 (7) pp. 641-650
2013 Appraisement of Ranitidine Hydrochloride Tablet (USP150mg) Preparations from Few Selected Companies in Bangladesh. Pakistan Journal of Nutrition, 12 (11) pp. 966-972
2013 Estimating volatility of stock index returns by using symmetric Garch models. Middle-East Journal of Scientific Research, 18 (7) pp. 991-999
2013 Modeling univariate volatility of stock returns using stochastic GARCH models:Evidence from 4-Asian markets. Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, 7 (11) pp. 294-303
2013 To determine and examine the prospect and feasibility study of anti-cancer drugs for local production in Bangladesh. Advances in Environmental Biology, 7 (13) pp. 4529-4537
2012 An appraisal of the performance of two (2) Development Financial Institutions (DFIs) in Malaysia . International Journal of Economics and Management Sciences, 1 (7) pp. 64-74
2012 An empirical analysis of causality between development of non-bank financial intermediaries and the economic growth in malaysia. European Journal of Social Sciences, 30 (4) pp. 654-664
2011 Development impact of Non-Bank Financial Intermediaries on economic growth in Malaysia: an empirical investigation. International Journal of Business and Social Science, 2 (14) pp. 187-198
Conference or Workshop Item

2016 Constant & time-varying hedge ratio for FBMKLCI stock index futures. In: 37th International Conference on Quantum Probability and Related Topics (QP37) 2016,
2016 Estimating constant and time varying hedge ratios of Crude palm Oil futures (CPO) Contracts in Malaysia. In: 31st International Research Conference on Business, Economics and Social Sciences, IRC-2016,
2015 A study on the efficacy of Islamic pawn broking services in fulfilling socio–economic needs : a case of two cities Kuantan and Kuala Terengganu in Malaysia. In: 12th International Conference on Advances in Social Sciences ICASS, Kuala Lumpur,
2014 Estimating Hedge Ratio and The Hedging Effectiveness of Stock Index Futures Contract. In: IIUM Research, Invention and Innovation Exhibition 2014,
2013 Modeling volatility using GARCH (1, 1) Model: The case of Kuala Lumpur Composite Index (KLCI). In: IIUM Research, Invention and Innovation Exhibition 2013,
2011 Causality relationship between electricity consumption and economic activity in Malaysia. In: IIUM Research, Invention and Innovation Exhibition (IRIIE) 2011,
2010 Causality relationships between non-bank financial intermediaries and economic growth: the case of Malaysia. In: IIUM Research, Innovation & Invention Exhibition (IRIIE 2010),
2010 Cointegration and Causality between non-bank financial intermediaries and economic growth in Malaysia. In: IIUM Research, Innovation & Invention Exhibition (IRIIE 2010),
2009 Cointegration and causality between non-bank financial intermediaries and economic growth in Malaysia: an ARDL bounds testing approach . In: Curtin International Business Conference (CIBC)-2009,
Book

2017 HR practice in garments industry: a case study on ABA Group Bangladesh. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-3-330-08173-4
Book Section

2011 An analysis of Malaysian Unit Trust Funds: Islamic vs conventional . In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181987, pp. 207-214
2011 Analysis of crude palm oil futures prices traded on Bursa Malaysia . In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181987, pp. 160-165
2011 Analyzing the performance of investment strategy of EPF . In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181987, pp. 123-129
2011 Comparison between conventional and Islamic bond in Malaysia . In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181987, pp. 136-144
2011 Financial performance of Islamic banking and conventional banking in Malaysia . In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181987, pp. 186-193
2011 Islamic pawnbroking (Ar-Rahnu) as a micro credit instrument in Malaysia . In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181987, pp. 151-159
2011 Performance analysis of insurance and takaful industries in Malaysia. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181987, pp. 171-178
2011 Prediction of stock price using neural network . In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181987, pp. 130-135
2011 Ratio analysis: Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad (BIMB) & Malayan Banking Berhad (MAYBANK) . In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181987, pp. 201-206
2011 Stock performance analysis between Malaysian Airlines System Berhad and Airasia Berhad . In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674181987, pp. 144-150