Research Center / Group
- Human Resource Development and Management
The quality of human resource is important in enhancing the economic growth and development. The advantage is obtained through varying dimensions such as productivity, income and division of labour. In the present era of globalization its advantage is more pronounced especially in the aspect of reducing/minimizing production cost, increasing the country's competitiveness and producing inventions. Furthermore, in the era whereby the economy is based on knowledge and information, the improvement of human resource quality is much needed. This can be achieved through human capital investment either through formal education, training or health improvement, and also involves the migration of labour in quest for new information.
- Islamic Economics and Management
Research Center for Islamic Economics and Finance (EKONIS) or formerly known as Islamic Economics and Finance Research Group was established in 2001. In 2010, EKONIS was granted by the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia as a center of excellence. The mission of the center is to foster the development of Islamic economics and finance fields by delivering the best research and providing the resources for scholars to develop themselves by the way of the Qur'an and Sunnah.
- Corporate Reporting and Governance
Corporate Reporting and Governance (CORAG) research group is a group formed under the Faculty of Economics and Business. The aim is to be a center of excellence in the area that promotes research activities and human capital development to support the Nation Building agenda.
- Environmental Economics and Management