• Faculty of Education
  • dekan_pendidikan@um.edu.my
  • 0379675000

Department Overview

The objective of the Department of Educational Management, Planning and Policy is to become a centre of excellence in the field of educational management, planning and policy. Increasing practical knowledge and skills in school management, leadership, social, creativity, problem solving and decision making skills are pivotal aspects in all offered programs. Managers and administrators will also be able to enhance their knowledge, skills and experiences through the use of information technology and by conducting research.

The Department offers a Master of Education (Planning and Administration), Master of Education (Educational Management), and Doctor of Philosophy in two modes, which are either full research and by coursework and research. 

Head of Department

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Faizal A. Ghani
Head of Department
Educational Leadership (Management & Administration) / School Finance / School Effectiveness and School Improvement


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Husaina Banu Kenayathulla
Economics & Finance of Education, Education Policy, Higher Education

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmad Zabidi Abdul Razak
Human Resource Management in Education / Educational Management from Islamic Perspective / Educational Management and Leadership

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zuraidah Abdullah
 Leadership / Professional Learning Community / School Improvement

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kazi Enamul Hoque
Area Of Expertise : Education Management / Human Resource Management / Teachers' Professional Development

Dr. Intan Marfarrina Omar
Area Of Expertise : Leadership Psychology / Education Management / Educational Leadership

Dr. Norfariza Mohd Radzi
Area Of Expertise : Education Finance / Educational Management / Entrepreneurship Education

Dr. Kenny Cheah Soon Lee
Area Of Expertise : Education Leadership and Management / Entrepreneurship Education / Technological Leadership

Dr. Donnie Adams Paramasivam
Area Of Expertise : Educational Leadership, Management & Administration / School Effectiveness & School Improvement / Mixed-Methods Research

Staff Department

Mrs. Salmah Binti Abu Othman
Tel: +603 7967 5036
Department of Educational Management, Planning and Policy
Faculty of Education
University Malaya
50603 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: +603-7967 5034 / 5036
Fax: +603-7967 5010

Last Update: 24/05/2022