FST Postgraduate


Data science is the study of raw data that includes data analysis, data mining and machine learning under one roof. The study of data science can help in finding meaningful patterns and insights from raw and unstructured data and is used to deal with big data which includes data cleaning, preparation and analysis. The program is designed to produce graduates who are knowledgeable and competent in data management as well as the technical aspects of data science.

FST experts

Prof. Dr. Zaidi Isa

PhD (UKMalaysia)


Expertise: Quantitative Risk Analytics, Risk Management, Econometric, Quantitative Financial Analysis

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Azmin Sham Rambely

PhD (UMalaya)


Expertise: Biomechanics, Modelling, Sports & Performance, Machine Learning, Applied Mathematics

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd Aftar Abu Bakar

PhD (Adelaide)

✉️ aftar@ukm.edu.my

Expertise: Time Series Analysis, Machine Learning

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nur Riza Mohd Suradi

PhD (UMalaya)


Expertise: Performance Analytics and Innovation, Statistical Modelling and Analytics

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nurulkamal Masseran

PhD (UKMalaysia)

✉️ kamalmsn@ukm.edu.my

Expertise: Applied Statistical Modeling, Data Mining

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Noratiqah Mohd Ariff

PhD (UKMalaysia)

✉️ tqah@ukm.edu.my

Expertise: Data Analytics, Computational Statistics, Data Science, Data Visualization, Extreme Analysis

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Fatimah Abdul Razak

PhD (Imperial)

✉️ fatima84@ukm.edu.my

Expertise: Network Analysis, Complex Systems, Topological Data Analysis

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nora Muda

PhD (USMalaysia)


Expertise: Computational Biology, Statistical Modelling, Robust Statistics and Applied Statistics

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zamira Hasanah Zamzuri

PhD (Macquarie, Sydney)

✉️ zamira@ukm.edu.my

Expertise: Traffic accidents modelling, Bayesian statistics, Multivariate analysis, Business analytics

Dr. Bernard Lee Kok Bang

PhD (UMalaya)


Expertise: Data Science, Translational Bioinformatics, Systems Biology, Computational Immuno-Oncology, Precision Oncology

Dr. Mohd Almie Alias

PhD (Monash)


Expertise: Numerical PDEs, level set method, mathematical biology, reaction-diffusion equations, topological data analysis.

Dr. Nur Firyal Roslan

PhD (Nebraska USA)

✉️ nurfiryal@ukm.edu.my

Expertise: Text Mining, Data Analytics, Financial Studies

Dr. Muhammad Hilmi Abdul Majid

PhD (UKMalaysia)


Expertise: Applied Statistics, Statistical Modelling, Statistical Learning.

Dr. Hoh Siew Yan

PhD (Padova)


Expertise: High Energy Physics, Particle Physics, Data analysis, Nuclear and Atomic Physics, Plasma Physics

Dr. Saiful Izzuan bin Hussain

PhD (Royal Melbourne Inst. Of Technology, Australia)


Expertise: Financial Modeling, Risk Modeling, Applied Statistics, Machine Learning, Deep Learning

Dr. Maimunah Mohd Ali

PhD (UPMalaysia)


Expertise: Agri-food Process Engineering, Postharvest, Image Processing, Food Engineering, Artificial Intelligence

Dr. Nor Hamizah Miswan

PhD (UMalaya)


Expertise: Time Series Analysis, Data Science, Machine Learning, Unstructured Data Analytics

Dr. Sakhinah Abu Bakar

PhD (Sydney)

✉️ sakhinah@ukm.edu.my

Expertise: Network Science, Machine Learning Algorithms, Computational Mathematics, Applied Mathematics.

Ms Nurul Afiqah Burhanuddin

Ssn (UMalaya)

✉️ nurul.afiqah@ukm.edu.my

Expertise: Bayesian Modelling, Statistical Machine Learning