Dr. Muhammad Ahmed

Dr. Muhammad Ahmed

Assistant Professor

School of Accounting & Finance.

Dr. Ahmed is teaching at professional level for more than two decades. He did his doctorate degree (PhD) in Financial Management and his area of research was Mergers and Acquisitions. He is also a fellow member of Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan (FCMA).Earlier he completed his M.Phil. Commerce from UCP and his research area was the same. He is a Certified General Accountant (CGA) from Canada and also holds corporate work experience of many years under his belt. He has published research and has supervised various research students at post graduate level. He also teaches at post graduate level and is a very popular teacher of the University.

  • Cost & Management Accounting
  • Performance Management
  • Advanced Performance Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Investment and Portfolio Management
  • Financial Analysis
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Restructuring
  • Cost Accounting

Academics

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

University of Central Punjab, Lahore

M.Phil. in Commerce

University of Central Punjab, Lahore (2007-2009)

Professional Qualification

FCMA

Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of Pakistan (ICMAP)

1993 to 1997

CGA

Certified General Accountants of Canada (Advance Level 4)

ACCPAC Accounting(Computerized Accounting)

Seneca College Canada (Toronto) Canada.

Simply Accounting(Computerized Accounting)

BITS Ontario, Canada

Teaching Experience (Permanent)

Assistant Professor

University of Central Punjab (2005 to date)

Subjects teaching
  1. Cost and Management Accounting
  2. Performance Management
  3. Financial Management
  4. Strategic Management Accounting
  5. Advance Financial Accounting
  6. Financial Analysis
  7. Corporate Finance

Associate Dean

American International University (AIU) (1995 to 2000)

Taught the following Subjects.
  1. Financial Accounting
  2. Advance Financial Accounting
  3. Cost and Management Accounting
  4. Financial Management
  5. Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management
  6. Income Tax & Sales Tax
  7. Project Management
  8. Project Appraisal

Teaching Experience (Visiting)

Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of Pakistan (ICMAP)

1997-to-date

Subjects teaching
  1. Financial Accounting
  2. Fundamentals of Cost & Management Accounting
  3. Performance Appraisal- Cost and Management Accounting
  4. Strategic Management Accounting
  5. Management Accounting – Decision Making

Auditor General of Pakistan

2010-to-date

Subjects teaching
  1. Cost and Management Accounting
  2. Financial Accounting
  3. Financial Management

Center for Financial Excellence (CFE)

2006 – 2012

Subjects taught
  1. F2 –  Management Accounting
  2. F5 – Performance Management
  3. T4 – Cost Accounting
  4. T7 – Planning – Control and Performance Management

Practical Experience

Financial Analyst

Royal Canada Ltd, Toronto (2002-2005)

Responsibilities Include
  1. Receivable / Collection Management of the Company
  2. To prepare agenda items for Finance Committee / Board of Director
  3. To advise for improvement in procedures and efficient running of the department
  4. Setting financial targets as per operational plans.
  5. Forward projections and assumptions, etc.
  6. Preparation of annual budget with monthly breakdown and periodic variance analysis.
  7. Risk and sensitivity analysis.

Financial Manger

Sunlight Group of Services, Richmond Hill, Canada. (2001-2002)

Responsible for central management of finance and controlling of accounts of company including:
  1. Treasury Management of the company
  2. Maintaining the Company’s Corporate Financial Model
  3. Development of monthly Management Accounts reporting system covering financial, operational and other efficiency / performance indicators.
  4. Dealing with banks for obtaining credit lines.

Chief Accountant

Milli Shoes, Lahore – Pakistan (1996-2000)

Responsibilities Include
  1. Management and arrangement of company finance
  2. Dealing with banks and related matters.
  3. Planning and implementation of accounting and internal control system.
  4. Timely preparation of monthly management accounts
  5. Preparation of statutory accounts and liaison with auditors.
  6. Tax planning and other legal matters
  7. Preparation and finalization of GST – General Sales Tax Returns.

Research Publications

  1. Research Paper published on “Mergers and Acquisitions: Effect on Financial Performance of Manufacturing Companies of Pakistan” in the Middle East Journal of Scientific Research, April 2014.
  2. Research Paper published on “Mergers and Acquisitions: Effect on Financial Performance of Banking Institutions of Pakistan” in the Journal of Basic and Applied Scientific Research, March 2014.

Research Experience

Currently working as research supervisor of the PhD, M.Phil. BBA, M.Com and MBA Professional students on different issues relating to Accounting & Finance.

Teaching area

  1. Management Accounting
  2. Performance Management
  3. Cost and Management Accounting
  4. Corporate Finance
  5. Financial Analysis

muhammadahmad@ucp.edu.pk
Ext# 185
University of central punjab Department of School of Accounting & Finance.