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Dr. Ahmad Kaleem

Post Doctoral Research Fellowship (Australia), PhD (Malaysia), MSc (UK), M.Com, B.Com CPA (Australia), ACMA (UK), CGMA
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School of Business and Law
About Me

Dr Ahmad Kaleem has more than twenty years of teaching experience in Higher Education sector. He normally teaches Accounting, Finance and Project Management courses at Central Queensland University and has authored more than thirty research papers and two books of high impact during his career.

Dr Kaleem hold his PhD in Finance from University of Malaya, Malaysia and MSc in International Securities, Investment and Banking from the University of Reading UK. He holds full memberships of CPA (Australia), CIMA (UK) and CGMA (International).

Universities Studied At

University of South Australia (Australia)

University of Malaya (Malaysia)

University of Reading (UK)

University of the Punjab (Pakistan)

Universities Worked At

Central Queensland University (Australia)

Federation University (Australia)

Charles Stuart University (Australia)

Torrens University (Australia)

COMSATS University (Pakistan)

University of Malaya (Malaysia)


· Emerald Literati Award for best research paper of the year, 2019

· Platinum Certificate, Top rated units in Term II, 2019 for FINC20018 in Central Queensland University, Melbourne Campus.

· Educator of the Year Award, Central Queensland University in 2018

· On-Campus Educator of the Year Award, Central Queensland University in 2018

· Endeavour Research Fellowship Award offered by the Government of Australia in in 2010 – 2011

· Fulbright Visiting Specialist Program: Direct access to the Muslim World offered by United States Education Foundation in Pakistan in 2009.

Research Productivity Awards, COMSATS University, Pakistan, 2012 and 2013

Previous teaching


· Financial Planning,

· Financial Markets, Instruments and Systems,

· Insurance and Risk Management,

· Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management,

· Financial Management,

· Financial Accounting,

· Corporate Accounting,

· Accounting Theory

· Financial Reporting and Planning

Professional Memberships

· Full Member, CPA – Australia, 2016 to present

· Associate Member, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants - United Kingdom, 2017 to present

· Full Member, Association of International Certified Professional Accountants – (USA), 2017 to present

Member, Project Management Institute – USA, 2018 to present


Teaching and Research

· Approved HDR Associate Supervisor, Central Queensland University, Melbourne Campus

· Member, Academic Board, Campus Education Group, Melbourne (2013 - to-2016). 

· Higher Education Commission of Pakistan’s approved PhD Supervisor.

Member, Board of Studies, Institute of Business and Information Technology, University of the Punjab, Pakistan (2009-2015).

Key Achievements

Research Supervision

I am currently accredited for supervision in the following:

  • 3504 Commercial Services
  • 3501 Accounting, Auditing and Accountability
  • 3502 Banking, Finance and Investment

At the level of Associate Supervisor

Current Capacity
I am currently available to supervise more research candidates
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Research Interests
Commerce, Management, Tourism And Services

Banking, Finance and Investment - Banking, Finance and Investment not elsewhere classified

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