Mohammad Naim Bin Yaakub

Deputy Director of the Malaysian Research
, Institute for Vocational Education and Training
Profile / Bio: 

Dato’ Ts. Dr. Mohammad Naim Bin Yaakub held the position of Director-General, Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) for Technical Education in Manila from 2011 to 2015. He is a Committee Member of the Building Innovation and Learning Project in TVET (BILT) at UNESCO-UNEVOC, Bonn, Germany. His previous role as Director General, Department of Polytechnic Education and Community Colleges, Ministry of Higher Education included leading 36 Polytechnics and 104 Community Colleges throughout Malaysia. He currently serves as Board Members of Malaysian Board of Technologists (MBOT) and Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP) and also the Distinguished Lecturer of Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia. He is an experienced administrator, researcher and project manager as well as a practitioner of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET). He was also the President of the Asia Pacific Accreditation and Certification Commission (APACC) from 2011 to 2015