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Australasia Institute of Entrepreneurship, Australia

RTO Code: 45258

Strategically located in the heart of Brisbane’s central business district, Australasia Institute of Entrepreneurship, Australia (AIEA) is easily accessible as its main campus has easy access to various public transportation systems. Equipped with qualified educators, AIEA offers a range of programs which includes business, management, and languages; relevant to today’s need of professional and entrepreneurial skills.   

Keeping in mind that education is for everyone, all of its programs were developed through close consultation with well established business and industry partners, the public sector and professionals. The programs at AIEA are approved by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) and meet the high standards within the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF).  

AIEA is committed in producing employable graduates by producing quality education coupled with creative teaching methodologies in niche areas arising from emerging economies. With a well-equipped campus, the college delivers modern and high technological educational programs to become one of the best in producing outstanding innovative intellectuals to become tomorrow’s dynamic leaders and entrepreneurs.

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  • Certificate IV in Business
  • Diploma in Business 
  • Advanced Diploma in Business
  • Graduate Certificate in Management (Learning)
  • Graduate Diploma in Management (Learning)

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Academic Qualification:

  • Ph.D.(University of London), 1982, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM 
  • B.Sc.(Eng)(First Class) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, 1979, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM  

Awards and Recognition: 

  • Darjah Panglima Setia Mahkota (PSM), (Tan Sri) – 4th June 2011
  • Darjah Mulia Seri Melaka (DMSM), (Datuk) – 2004
  • Honorary Doctor of Education (Hon.D.Educ), MMU - 11th October 2011
  • Honorary Doctor of Science (Hon.DSc), University of Wales - 4th May 2011
  • Honorary Doctor of Technology (Hon.D.Tech), Loughborough University,UK - 25th July 2011
  • NAYUDAMMA Award, India, 2011 
  • World Education Congress (Global Awards)(Excellence in Education, Leadership & Teaching), 2012
  • Asia’s Best Business School Awards (Outstanding Contribution to Education), 2011
  • Award of Highest Honor, Soka University, 2010 
  • Eisenhower Fellowship, USA, 2002 
  • Malaysia Executive Program, General Electric (25 June - 8 July 1994), New York, 1994
  • Senior Executive Program (10 - 24 June 1994), Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1994 London University, QMC Drapers Scholarship , London, 1981  
  • Book Prize, University of London, 1981 

Business Ventures / Positions held : (2013 to 2018)

  • Chairman of Universiti Putra Malaysia's (UPM) Board of Director
  • Board member Citibank Malaysia
  • Chairman, Director & Shareholder for Beaver Entech Limited (NSX Australia)
  • Shareholders for South East Asia Academy Sdn Bhd 

Professional Experiences :

  • Vice-Chancellor/CEO, University of Malaya (8 Nov 2008 – 7 Nov 2013).
  • Chief Executive Officer, Unity College International (1 Jan 2008 – 7 Nov 2008) [Now upgraded to City University Malaysia]. 
  • Founder President/Chief Executive Officer, Multimedia University (July 1996 – 31 Dec 2007)  
  • Deputy Vice Chancellor (Development), University of Malaya (1 Aug 1995 – July 1996)  
  • Dean, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya (1 Nov 1992 – 31 Aug 1995) 
  • Head, Department Electrical Engineering, University of Malaya (1 Apr 1986 – 31 Mar 1988) 

Professional Memberships

  • Eisenhower Fellow, USA , Fellow, 2002, (International)  
  • Chartered Engineer, United Kingdom., 1996, (International)  
  • Institution of Electrical Engineers, U.K., Fellow, 1995, (International)  
  • Chartered Professional Engineer, Australia., 1995, (International)  
  • Institution of Engineers, Australia, Fellow, 1995, (International) 




Executive Director, Trainer &  Assessor 


Academic Qualifications :

  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Business Administration, University of Bolton UK 
  • Diploma in Financial Management, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK 
  • MBA, University of Western Sydney, Australia 
  • Master of Science (MSc) in Accounting & Finance (Distinction), Birmingham City University, UK 
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Business Administration, Bulacan State University, Philippine. 
  • Doctor of Education (EdD), Azteca University Austrian Branch Campus, Mexico.

Professional Memberships & University Appointment & Executive Educations:

  • Chartered Member for Chartered Institute Securities & Investment (Chartered MCSI) UK 
  • Fellow Member for Institute of Public Accountants (FIPA), Australia
  • Fellow Member for Association of International Accountants (FAIA), UK
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA), UK
  • Ministry of Higher Education's Teaching Permit
  • Ministry of Human Resource's Certified Train The Trainer 
  • Adjunct Professor, Bulacan State University, Philippine 
  • Oxford Digital Marketing: Disruptive Strategy, Said Business School, University of Oxford, UK 
  • Cambridge High Impact Leadership, Cambridge Institute of Sustainability Leadership, University of Cambridge, UK 
  • Leading Change & Leading School: A CSML Course, Harvard Graduate School of Education and Harvard Business School, Harvard University, USA  

Business Ventures : (2011 to 2020)

  • Founder & Director for Australasia Institute of Entrepreneurship, Registered Training Organization Approved by Australian Skills Quality Authority offering accredited programs up to Graduate Diploma within Australian Qualification Framework.
  • Founder, Director, Lecturer & Trainer for Elite International College for Higher Education programs; SEA Academy College for Skills Development Diploma programs; HRDF Executive Training Programs; Cahaya Suria & Spectrum Language Centres for languages related programs. 

Professional Experiences : (1997 to 2010)

  • CEO for Putra International College for Troy University USA’s programs. 
  • Vice President, International Marketing for City University Malaysia, marketing and managing University of Ballarat, University of Wales, University of East London and University of Southern Cross programs. 
  • Head of Marketing for ATC College which have campuses at Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong.
  • Finance Executive at The British Council at Kuala Lumpur.  






Academic Qualifications: 

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Management),  (2019), Griffith University, Australia.
  • Master of Management,  (2010), University of Malaya, Malaysia 
  • Bachelor of Technology (Management),  (2003), University of Ballarat, Australia
  • Certificate & Diploma in Quantity Surveying, (2001), Tunku Abdul Rahman College, Malaysia 

Professional Experience: 

  • Senior Manager, ELM Graduate School, HELP University, Malaysia (June 2014 – March 2015). 
  • Manager/Head, Examinations Department;  Deputy Editor, SEGi Review;  Quality Management Representative; Manager, Instructional Design, Professional and Continuing Education; Administrator, Professional and Continuing Education,  SEGi University, Malaysia (December 2007 – April 2014).
  • Registry Executive, Unity College International, Malaysia (November 2004 – August 2007). 
  • Programme Coordinator, Sepang Institute of Technology, Malaysia (April 2003 – November 2004).
  • Assistant Quantity Surveyor, NLP Contract Services Sdn Bhd, Malaysia (May 2001 - January 2002). 

Awards, Publications, and Certifications: 


  • Years 2000 & 2001 - won book prizes while studying for the Certificate & Diploma in Quantity Surveying at Tunku Abdul Rahman College, Malaysia. 
  • Year 2002 - awarded the lifetime membership of the Golden Key International Honours Society due to outstanding academic achievements for the Bachelor of Technology (Management) at University of Ballarat, Australia. 


  • Chan, S., Ang, G. S., Chan, P. L., Maurice, O. A. Okoth & Ng, B. F. (2009). Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting in Malaysia: An Analysis of Website Reporting of Second Board Companies Listed in Bursa Malaysia. SEGi Review, 2(2). 
  • Chan, S. (2010). The Relationships between Employees’ Organisational Commitment, Organisational Citizenship Behaviour, and Perceived Job Performance among Executives: A Case Study of SEGi University College. SEGi Review, 3(1).
  • Chan, S. (2011). Vital Management for Today’s Workplace. Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany. Projekt-ID (34878). ISBN (978-3-8465-5887-4). 
  • Chan, S. (2017). A review of twenty-first century higher education. Journal of Further and Higher Education, 1-12. 
  • Chan, S. & Biggs, A. (2017). Burnt-out but Fired-up: A Conceptual Map of the Dialectical Burnout/Engagement Relationship in Australian and Malaysian Academics. 30th ANZAM Conference 2016-419. Queensland, Australia: University of Queensland.  
  • Chan, S. & Abdul Hamid, S. N. (2017). Academics’ experiences of burnout and engagement: An initial analysis on suitability of instruments. In Vopava, J., Douda, V., Kratochvil, R. & Konecki, M. (Eds.), Proceedings of MAC-MME 2016 International Conference (pp. 162-169). Prague, Czech Republic: Czech Technical University. 






  • Dec 2017 – Current studying, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Southern Queensland, Australia
  • Oct 2001 --- Oct 2002, Master Degree: Engineering Business Management, University of Warwick, United Kingdom
  • Sept 1995 --- July 1999, Bachelor Degree:  Mechanical Design & Manufacturing Engineering, South China University of Technology


Over 10 years Supply chain working experience in leading online and offline retail platforms;Joining logistic reform projects as main roles in Park n’ Shop, CRV, Watsons China and Buycoor of L’Oréal recently. Familiar with all-aspect activities of Supply Chain management operation included warehouse, transportation, stock ordering and Inventory Management. Able to implement 

  • Supply Chain network analysis and optimization
  • Optimization of planning & ordering processes
  • Warehouse / DC design and management
  • Enthusiastic, responsible graduate with master degree in engineering business management. Able to work independently and self-motivated with dynamic proactive work style. 


  • Jul 2016---July 2017, Physical Distribution Director, GZ buycoor electronic technology Co. L’Oréal e-commerce subsidiary 
  • Jun 2015--- Jun 2016, Supply Chain Director, GZ buycoor electronic technology Co. L’Oréal e-commerce subsidiary
  • Jun 2013---Jun 2015, Supply Chain Manager- Process Management, Supply Chain at Watsons China
  • Mar 2008---May 2013, Supply Chain Manager-Import & Product Registration, Supply Chain at Watsons China
  • Oct 2006---Feb 2008, Nanhai DC Operation Mgr. at Watsons China
  • Jul 2006---Oct 2006, Warehousing Supervisor - Picking team
  • Jul 2004---Jun 2006, QA Manager at South China Logistics Dept. of CRV (China Resources Vanguard)  
  • May 2003 --- Jul 2004, Transport Manager at Supply Chain Dept. PNS (Park N’ Shop) 







  • Middlesex Polytechnic, U.K. BEng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering.
  • University of Manchester, U.K. MEd in Educational Management and Administration. 
  • University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. PCEd (Major in Mathematics). 
  • Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong. MSc in Applied Mathematics for Science & Technology. 
  • Open University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. MBA. 
  • University of East London, U.K. MA in Special and Additional Needs 


Professional Membership & Certification :

  • CMath & FIMA of Institute of Mathematics & its Application, U.K. 
  • CMgr & MCMI of Chartered Management Institute, U.K.
  • CIWFM of Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management, U.K.
  • FInstAM of Institute of Administrative Management, U.K. 
  • CBuildE & MCABE of Chartered Assoc. of Building Engineers, U.K. 
  • MCGI of City and Guilds of London Institute, U.K.


  • Morrison Hill Technical Institute
  • TWGHs Lee Ching Dea Memorial College
  • TWGHs Mrs. Fung Wong Fung Ting College
  • Haking Wong Technical Institute
  • Shatin Lutheran Evening School.K. MA








  • London Chamber Commerce and Industry, UK Group Diploma in Accounting 1995 
  • Bolton Institute, UK (Currently Known as University of Bolton) Bachelor of Art (Second Upper Division) in Accountancy 2004 
  • The University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia Master Degree major in Financial Planning 2005 Financial Planning Association of Malaysia Certified Financial Planner 2004
  • Course currently pursing Manipal GlobalNXT University, Malaysia Doctorate of Business Administration.  Est. 2021 
  • TAE40116 - Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (Australia) Training and Assessment. Est. Mid 2020

Professional Membership & Certification : 

  • The Association of International Accountant, UK Associate Member (Full Member) 2005 
  • National Institute of Accountant, Australia (Currently Known as Institute of Public Accountant) Professional National Accountant - PNA (Full Member) 2004 
  • Malaysia Institute of Taxation (Currently Known as Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia) Associate Member (Full Member) 2008 
  • Ministry of Higher Education's Teaching Permit (2019) 


  • Eulian Accounting, Nov'93-Mar'96
  • Genting Plantation Bhd, Apr'96-Sept'99
  • Shermont Holdings S/B, Sept'99-Dec'06
  • OKIA group of Companies, Mar'06-Nov'10
  • Teo Seng Capital Bhd, Nov'10-May'17
  • Perlis Plantation Bhd, June'17-May'18
  • ALPS Global Holding Bhd, Oct'18-Current
  • Lecturer & Trainer at Kolej Aman, Elite International College and etc since 2016

Accreditations and Memberships


Full Accreditation is one of the most important factors to consider when weighing up study options. It is an endorsement provided by a trusted authority that validates the competence, credibility and integrity of the institution and programmes it offers. AIEA is registered as a Registered Training Organisation in Australia by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). 

The National Register ( provides a central access point to accredited qualifications offered by registered training organisation. It contains the authoritative information about Registered Training Organisations (RTOs), Nationally Recognised Training, and the approved scope of each RTOs.

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. It incorporates the qualifications from each education and training sector into a single comprehensive national qualifications framework.



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