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Poey Tiang Peow

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration - Doctor of Philosophy, United Business Institute in Brussels
  • PhD, UM - Doctor of Philosophy, University Malaya
  • Master of Advanced Business Practice - Masters Degree, University of South Australia
  • Master of Education - Masters Degree, Universiti Malaya (UM)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Chinese and Malay Studies - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Malaya (UM)

Poey Tiang Peow (Dr.)

CELPAD Lecturer
IIUM Gombak Campus


Expert Profile

Dr. Poey Tiang Peow obtained his Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Chinese Studies and Malay Studies from the University of Malaya (UM), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He obtained his Master of Education in Educational Planning Administration from the Faculty of Education, University of Malaya (UM), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Besides, he also obtained his Master of Advanced Business Practice, Faculty of Business and Administration from the University of South Australia (UniSA), Adelaide, Australia. He obtained his Doctor of Philosophy of Chinese Studies from Faculty of Social Science and Arts, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
As a Chinese Language expert and scholar, he has been teaching the language for more than 30 years. He had published four books entitled Elementary Chinese Level One; Elementary Chinese Level 2; The Standards for Being a Good Student, namely Dizigui from the Perspectives of Chinese Culture; The Importance of Inter-Religious Dialogue to Promote World Peace; and a number of research papers in Chinese Language.
Presently, Dr. Poey Tiang Peow is a Mandarin Lecturer at the Centre for Languages and Pre-University Academic Development (CELPAD), International Islamic University Malaysia. His mission in life is to be a continuous learner and impart knowledge to others as well as to share information. More than three decades of teaching, training and counselling experiences made him more perfect in the concerned area. He has developed a Chinese Language Learning Programme  for the non-Chinese speaking community.

Area of Specialisation

  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Anthropology ~ Linguistics Anthropology - Mandarin, Chinese Culture, Chinese Religions

Professional Membership

  • 2016 - 2026: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Honorary President), The KL & Selangor Che Huan Khor Moral Uplifting Society, Kuala Lumpur.

Teaching Responsibilities

ELEMENTARY MANDARIN I 2012/2013 2011/2012
ELEMENTARY MANDARIN II 2013/2014 2012/2013 2011/2012
ELEMENTARY MANDARIN III 2013/2014 2012/2013
MANDARIN LANGUAGE I 2023/2024 2022/2023 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013
MANDARIN LANGUAGE II 2023/2024 2022/2023 2021/2022 2020/2021 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014
MANDARIN LANGUAGE III 2023/2024 2022/2023 2021/2022 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014

Award & Recognition

10 Oct, 2021 Award for Be Good - BGDG Association in Malaysia State
10 Oct, 2021 Award for Be Good - BGDG Association in Malaysia National