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BOARD OF GOVERNORS

The Board of Governors (BOG) is responsible for governing, making policies, and monitoring the body of the University, including to:

  • determine the educational character and mission of the University and oversight of its activities
  • promote efficient and effective management
  • provide an overall review of University operations
  • develop links with the community and all stakeholders
  • foster global connection and internationalisation

The University of Geomatika Malaysia chooses its BOG members based on the requirement provided in the University Constitution with a mixture of background from academicians and entrepreneurs to ensure a balanced input for decision-making.

Members of BOG

Prof. Datuk Sr. Dr. Mohaizi is the President and founder of Geomatika Group of Companies. He started off his career as a Land Surveyor in JUPEM in 1979. Throughout his career in JUPEM, he has served as Survey Director in a few states and his last position was the Deputy Director General.

With his 20 years of experience serving for the Malaysian Government, he has accumulated vast experience in the field of Land Survey, GIS, GPS, Geomatic, Soft System, Business Process Reengineering, and ISP as well as in making organisations more profitable, dynamic and visionary. He led the Department of Survey and Mapping under a few restructuring exercises to be more competitive in the market place. An entrepreneur for over 20 years, Prof. Mohaizi is the master of change and innovation in the workplace and shared his expertise through consulting services for his clients.

Prof. Nazirah Mohaizi has been working with Geomatika since 2003, right after her university graduation. She started off with a humble beginning as a TVET lecturer and later joined administrative post as an executive. She has served in almost all departments in Geomatika starting from marketing, student affairs, academic affairs, and corporate services, and she is currently the Deputy President for Geomatika Education Group.

Throughout her career path with Geomatika, she has led the upgrading and application process from Geomatika College to University College with MOHE, monitored various accreditation sessions for academic programs, and negotiated for financial supports and grants. She was chosen as top 10 women entrepreneurs (from 50 winners of E50 Awards) to join SMECorp training to Oxford University in 2014 and 7 months Talent Development Program (TDP) for C-Suites with Linkage Asia. Her input will help the BOG on MOHE-related processes and procedures and will build up organisation structures.

Academic Advisors - Geomatika

Mr. Mazrin Rohizaq has been in the education industry for more than 13 years. Upon graduation, he started his career as Quality Engineer in Inokom Berhad and later held various positions in Higher Education Institutions including OUM, I-System (Penang), Madinah International Islamic University, UiTM Shah Alam, and the University of Geomatika Malaysia.

He leads the Business Development and student recruitment division at the University of Geomatika Malaysia. His expertise and experience are the input and insight of the latest demand from prospective clients and the latest higher education landscape.

DIBO | Geomatika

Prof. Dr. Ismail Omar has more than 30 years of experience in economics, business, and management. He earned his PhD in land economics from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom. At Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, he was a Professor of the Property Management Department, which he retired from in February, 2022. Over the course of his career, he has published a lot of books. One of the most notable is  A Perspective On Islamic Wealth Management – Waqf, Hibah, Wasiyah, and Estate Distribution. His expertise will help this institution to become one of the most prestigious universities in Malaysia and internationally as a board member of the University of Geomatika Malaysia’s Board of Governors.

Mr. Maminul | Geomatika

Mr. Maminul graduated from International Islamic University, Malaysia, and later furthered his studies to obtain the Master in Law. He has been actively involved in entrepreneurship activities and presently leads the International Students Recruitment division at the University of Geomatika Malaysia.

Under his leadership, the University of Geomatika Malaysia has won the Best International Students Office award by MOHE in 2015. His insight will help the BOG to attain a global perspective on international students’ demands for the purpose of our global strategic planning.

Anisah Mohamad | Geomatika

Puan Anisah Hasbullah is the Registrar of University Geomatika Malaysia (UGM). She started her career as a Mathematics Lecturer and later joined the professional management team as a registrar. Studying for her Master’s in Education at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

Throughout her career path and over 20 years of professional management experience, she can contribute to the success of UGM today and in the future.

Dr Azimuddin | Geomatika

Dato’ Sr. Dr. Azimuddin Bahri earned his P.hD. from the University of Stirling, Scotland and continues his excellence in contributing to the higher education system in Malaysia. He is not only serving his experience and knowledge as the founder and chief executive officer of his organisation, but also serve the nation as a lecturer for many local institutions.

As an academician who always strives for educating and improving the education system in Malaysia, he has contributed to research and publications which are related to natural resources and the environment. His experience and expertise will help Universiti Geomatika Malaysia (UGM) to become one of the most prestigious universities in Malaysia and internationally as a member of UGM’s Board of Governors.

Wan Sazriz | Geomatika

Mr. Wan Sazriz Dato’ Wan Zaid earned his Master in Business Administration with distinction from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. At a young age, he gained experience in management and business affairs. His extensive business administration and finance background enable him to be an expert in his field.

As a member of UGM’s Board of Governors, surely he can strive and guide UGM to be on the right path toward excellence and success.

Dr Khalid Ahmad | Geomatika

Prof. Datuk Ahmad Bin Haji Khalid started with a humble beginning as a lecturer in 1984 and continues his contributions to higher education until today. He has experience not only as an educator, but also as a researcher as he received and underwent many project grants, especially in community development and e-marketing since 2013.

Upon his knowledge, experience and hard work, he has been appointed as the Rector of UGM Melaka and DMDI International College.