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Noor Azian Bt. Mohamad Ali

Academic Qualification

  • Business Administration - Masters Degree, Malaysian Institute of Management
  • Engineering (Electrical Engineering) - Bachelor Degree, Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, NY

Noor Azian Bt. Mohamad Ali (Madam)

Academic Fellow
IIUM Gombak Campus


Expert Profile

Noor Azian Mohamad Ali is an academic in the Department of Information Systems, Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), and project consultant in IIUM Advanced Technologies Sdn. Bhd.
Her teaching experience is in Project Management in IT, Business Data Communication and System Analysis and Design for undergraduates and Mobile Communication for post graduates. Her publications are mostly related to mobile communication and networks. She has self- published a few books on IT project management to support her teaching. She also teaches Leadership and Management skills classes for IIUM undergraduates.
Prior to joining the academic world, she was a system engineer, head of unit, internal quality auditor, team leader, process engineer, quality management practitioner, technical leader and project manager involved in various technical areas. She has handled IT projects, system planning and operational support, specializing in telecommunication IT infrastructure and billing projects.
She started her technical career as a system engineer at Celcom Bhd. in 1995. Within two years, she became the team lead for the Product Support Section and was actively involved in Quality Management projects. She had also spear-headed technical evaluations for networked-based customer systems from 1997 to 2005.
Next, she continued working through the ranks from system engineer to consultant to associate principle in Development Division in DiGi Telecommunications Sdn. Bhd. from 2005 until 2012. Here, she played various roles from being a technical expert for a few telecommunication services systems to a technical lead for mega projects on telecommunication network infrastructure and billing systems.
She also holds professional certifications on ITIL v.3, Certified Professional Requirement Engineer, Green Belt Six Sigma and TRIZ Level 1. She is currently pursuing Post Graduate Diploma in Integrated Knowledge in IIUM.

Area of Specialisation

  • ICT ~ Information, Computer And Communications Technology (ICT) ~ ICT Policy and Social Impact ~ Telecommuting and Teleworking - Telecommunication Services - Value Added Service System Planning and Management
  • Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics, Business And Management ~ Management ~ Management Information System

Professional Membership

  • 2017 - 2018: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (ordinary member), Persatuan Capaian Maklumat dan Pengurusan Pengetahuan (PECAMP)

Teaching Responsibilities

FAMILY MANAGEMENT & PARENTING 2016/2017 2018/2019 2017/2018 2015/2016 2019/2020
FINAL YEAR PROJECT I 2015/2016 2014/2015 2016/2017 2013/2014 2012/2013 2017/2018
FINAL YEAR PROJECT II 2013/2014 2012/2013 2015/2016 2016/2017 2019/2020 2017/2018 2014/2015
INDUSTRIAL ATTACHMENT 2016/2017 2013/2014 2012/2013 2015/2016 2014/2015 2017/2018
PROJECT MANAGEMENT IN IT 2021/2022 2020/2021
PROJECT MANAGEMENT IN IT 2016/2017 2015/2016 2017/2018 2019/2020 2013/2014 2012/2013 2018/2019 2020/2021
TECHNOPRENEURSHIP 2017/2018 2019/2020 2018/2019

Research Projects

2014 - 2017 Knowledge Management Readiness Index: A Holistic Approach Across Multiple Industries

Award & Recognition

22 Apr, 2018 Silver Award - International Festival Innovation on Green Technology 2018 - University Malaysia Pahang National
27 Jan, 2014 Huawei National ICT Talents Seeds Cultivation (TSC) Award - Huawei Technologies (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd National
23 May, 2013 TRIZ Level 1 Practitioner - Malaysia TRIZ Innovation Association National



2021 Freemium multi-sided platform business model: mosque kitchen as a source of free food, employment and empowerment of B40s food-preneurs. Journal of Information Systems and Digital Technologies, 3 (2) pp. 1-10
2018 Antecedents of knowledge management practices: Case of Malaysian practitioners. Bulletin of Electrical Engineering and Informatics, 7 (1) pp. 125-133
2017 A holistic approach to measure organizational readiness for knowledge management. Advanced Science Letters, 23 (4) pp. 2829-2832
2015 4G coverage in Malaysia. International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), 4 (1) pp. 1817-1823
2015 Innovation of touch projector technology and its purpose. International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, 6 (1) pp. 131-134
2015 Issues in location based marketing: a review of literature. International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, 5 (1) pp. 1-4
2015 Space Debris Low Earth Orbit (LEO). International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), 4 (1) pp. 1591-1594
2015 Survey on mobile and wireless security awareness: user perspectives. International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), 4 (1) pp. 1287-1292
2015 The suitability of native application for university e-learning compared to web-based application. International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), 4 (1) pp. 2045-2049
2014 The most favourable mobile messaging apps among IIUM students. International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), 3 (12) pp. 2497-2502
2014 Wireless sensor networks: an overview from an optimization perspective. International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), 3 (12) pp. 2556-2562
Conference or Workshop Item

2021 Business model shifts: masjid kitchens as soup kitchens, jobs employment and empowering asnaf entrepreneurs, and income generation for the masjid. In: International Conference on Information Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M 2021),
2021 Cooperative behavior (ta’awun) between mosques and civic organizations in empowering asnafpreneurs through IIUM m-kitchen® project. In: 2nd Kedah International Zakat Conference 2021 (KEIZAC 2021),
2018 i-Tasmik mobile platform – enabling tahfiz student to memorize Al-Quran independently. In: 2018 International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M),
2018 Knowledge management readiness index: multiple industries perspective. In: 2018 International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for the Muslim World (ICT4M),
2017 Antecedents of knowledge management practices: case of Malaysian practitioners. In: International Conference on Advanced Computer Science Applications and Technologies (ACSAT2017),
2017 Knowledge management behavior among practitioners in Malaysia. In: 6th International Conference on Computing and Informatics 2017 (ICOCI2017),
2016 A holistic approach to measure organizational readiness for knowledge management. In: 2016 International Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities (SOSHUM 2016),

2021 A Journey of Ta’awun (Cooperative Behaviour) in Edu-Action at IIUM Mkitchen® and Masjid al-Syakirin Gombak (MASG). Meso Publishing, ISBN: 9789671981412
2021 Budi Mkitchen for flood victims. mKitchen, ISBN: 978-967-26569-1-3
2021 Budiman Mahallah kitchen. mKitchen, ISBN: 9789672656906
2021 Inaugural edu-action journey with cooperative behavior (Ta’awun) of mKitchen® students in free food for the needy. Meso Publishing, ISBN: 978-967-19814-4-3
2021 Mkitchen® UIAM Penggerak Asnaf Sejahtera Lestari. Meso Publishing, ISBN: 978-967-19814-2-9
Book Section

2021 Redesign business model of masjid kitchens as soup kitchens, providing jobs employment and nurturing of asnaf as entrepreneurs, and income generation for the masjid. In: Pusat Islam UTM, ISBN: , pp. 100-111