Centre for Economic Studies (CES)

Centre Info

Chairperson: Dr. Yii Kwang Jing
Centre Description:

In line with the University's mission to strengthen its research activities and be more involved in the development of the nation and the region, the research centre is formed to encourage all its academic staff and graduate students to contribute towards a vibrant research culture. The research centre focuses on some key areas or specialization in economics, such as financial economics, monetary economics, international economics, sustainable development and applied macroeconomics. The centre aims to achieve excellence in research and consultancy. Besides, gaining national and international recognitions as the primary research centre is the ultimate goal of its establishment. Thus, support in terms research grants and guidance will be provided to the research activities carried out by the members. 

Research Area:
  • Financial economics
  • International economics
  • Environmental economics
  • Developmental economics
  • Islamic economics
  • Labour economics
  • Industrial economics