Dr Muhammad Waris Ali Khan

Contact details

E-mail: [email protected]


Dr. Muhammad Waris Ali Khan is a professional mechanical engineer who graduated in 2003 from NED University of Engineering & Technology, Pakistan. He then worked as an Assistant Manager of BMR Projects at a state-owned integrated iron and steel making complex and was actively involved in the project management of its expansion program. Later, he moved to Malaysia in 2009 to pursue postgraduate research studies. He completed his MSc (2011) and Ph.D. (2015) studies in civil engineering with a specialization in project management from Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS. He has served as a Senior Lecturer (2016-2021) at the Faculty of Industrial Management, Universiti Malaysia Pahang. He is certified in two prominent international project management certifications from PMI: CAPM® and PMP®.

Degrees/Professional qualifications:

PhD in Civil Engineering (Specialization in Project Management), 2015.

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Malaysia

MSc in Civil Engineering (Specialization in Project Management), 2011.

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Malaysia

Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering, 2003.

N.E.D University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi, Pakistan

Certified Associate in Project Management (2006 – 2024) from PMI.

Project Management Professional (2008 – 2024) from PMI.


 Academic & Professional Experience:

2016 – 2021: Senior Lecturer-Universiti Malaysia Pahang

2009 – 2015: Graduate Research Assistant- Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS

2004 – 2008: Assistant Manager (BMR Projects) – Pakistan Steel Mills


The British University in Dubai

Block 11, 1st and 2nd floor, Dubai International Academic City PO Box 345015, Dubai, UAE

Tel: +971 4 279 1400


Email: [email protected]