Faiza Kiran

Faiza Kiran

Title: Lecturer
Email: faiza@gulfcollege.edu.om
Tel: 24468666
Ext.#: 109

Fields of Interest:

Islamic Banking, switching behaviour of customers in service sector, unemployment


PhD in Economics and Muamlaat Administration (in progress), University Sains Islam Malaysia, Malaysia
Master of Economics (MA Economics), University of Karachi, Pakistan
Master of Business Administration (MBA), The International University, Pakistan
Bachelor of Commerce (B.com), Hailey College of Commerce, University of Punjab, Pakistan

Short Bio:

Ms. Faiza is one of the senior lecturer in the Faculty of Business & Management Studies. She joined Gulf College in 2012 and handles modules such as Contemporary Issues in International Political Economy, Work experience with PDP, International Corporate Finance, and Introduction to Econometrics, to name a few. She is a seasoned academician with 18 years’ experience. Prior to joining Gulf College, she worked as teaching faculty in Al Hilal Educational Institute, Sharjah, Al Khair University, Pakistan, and Pakistan School, Muscat.  Her research interests are in Islamic finance and has published articles in international journals.

She is a peer observer at ‘The Research Council’ Oman. She was presented with won best paper award at Al Mussanah College of Technology. She is a recipient of ‘Academic Excellence Award’ for three consecutive years at Gulf College. She is also a certified assessor for His Majesty Industrial Excellence award conducted by Ministry of Commerce and Industry since 2015.

Ms. Faiza has completed her MBA in Marketing from Graduate School of Management and Computer Sciences, MA is Economics from University of Karachi and Bachelors of Commerce (Advance Accounting and Auditing), from University of Punjab. she is currently pursuing her doctorate in the field of Economics and Muamalaad administration at the University Sainse Islam, Malaysia

Selected Publications:

  • Faiza Kiran, Determinants of Engagement in Islamic Bank System: Basis for Future Marketing Approximations International Journal of Islamic Banking and Finance Research, March 26, 2018,Vol. 2, No. 1; 2018,ISSN 2576-4136 E-ISSN 2576-4144, http://www.cribfb.com/journal/ijibfr/pdf/IJIBFR@10.p
  • Dr. Ayesha Kiran, Faiza Kiran, Impact of Electricity Crisis on Pakistan Textile Industry, EPRA International Journal of Economic and Business Review, January 2016, Vol 4, Issue http://eprawisdom.com/jpanel/upload/articles/137am3.Dr.%20Ayesha%20Kiran%20&%20Ms.%20Faiza%20Kiran
  • Faiza Kiran, Bankers’ Perceptions on Islamic Banking in Oman, Asia Pacific Journal of Research, August 2014,ISSN: 2340-5504,E-ISSN-2347-4793, Vol: I issue, XVI, http://apjor.com/downloads/ 300820147.pdf