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Dr. Muhammad Saqib is an experienced academician and research coordinator, certified data analyst by Google, and a recognised practitioner and Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA), UK. He has taught on university programmes at institutions such as Coventry University, the University of Wolverhampton, Breda University, Jumeira University Dubai, and the Berlin School of Business, across multiple cultures. The subjects he has taught include Data Science, Database Technologies, ICT Management, Knowledge Management, and Business Intelligence & Analytics. He has also undertaken several administrative responsibilities and successfully completed a number of projects, research, and training sessions.

He is proficient in the use of JDK, C++, SQL, SPSS, PLS SEM, and MS Office packages. He is a strong communicator (both written and oral) with excellent abilities in organising work effectively. He enjoys working in teams and with individuals, using initiative to achieve organisational goals. He is currently actively engaged in research and publications, which keep him abreast of his subject area.

Areas of expertise

  • Computer Networks
  • Database
  • Knowledge Management
  • Information Systems
  • Business Intelligence and Analytics

Research interests

  • Smart Cities


  • Zarine, R. and Saqib, M., 2022. Examining the impact of business intelligence related practices on organisational performance in Oman. International Journal of Business Intelligence and Data Mining, 21(2), pp.190-209
  • Saqib, M., Mohammed Din, Z. and Baluch, N.H., 2017. The impact of knowledge management on organizational performance in today’s economy. South East Asia Journal of Contemporary Business, Economics and Law, 12(3), pp.25-33
  • Saqib, M., Baluch, N.H. and Udin, Z.M., 2017. Moderating Role of Technology Orientation on the Relationship between Knowledge Management and SMEs’ Performance in Oman: A Conceptual Study. International Journal of Economic Perspectives, 11(1)
  • Saqib, M., Zarine, R. and Udin, Z.M., 2018. Exploring the technology orientation influence on the innovativeness-performance relationship of manufacturing SMEs. International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 24(3), pp.277-300
  • Saqib, M., Al Toobi, S., Al Nadhiri, F. and Younus, F., 2018, March. Integrating knowledge management and business intelligence practices to improve organizational performance. In 2018 Majan International Conference (MIC) (pp. 1-10). IEEE
  • Zameer, A., Saqib, M., Naidu, V.R. and Ahmed, I., 2019, January. Iot and big data for decreasing mortality rate in accidents and critical illnesses. In 2019 4th MEC International Conference on Big Data and Smart City (ICBDSC) (pp. 1-5). IEEE
  • Saqib, M., Arshad, M., Ali, M., Rehman, N.U. and Ullah, Z., 2012. Improve data warehouse performance by preprocessing and avoidance of complex resource intensive calculations. International Journal of Computer Science Issues (IJCSI), 9(1), p.202
  • Sarker, K.U., Saqib, M., Hasan, R., Mahmood, S., Hussain, S., Abbas, A. and Deraman, A., 2022. A Ranking Learning Model by K-Means Clustering Technique for Web Scraped Movie Data. Computers, 11(11), p.158
  • Saqib, M. and Zarine, R., 2021. Evaluating customer relationship management (CRM) as a business knowledge and intelligence management tool. iRASD Journal of Management, 3(2), pp.171-184
  • Abbas, A., Shankar Chowdhry, B., Saqib, M. and Dattana, V., 2021. Dynamic routing and coordination of cluster for unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) swarms. Mathematical Problems in Engineering, 2021(1), p.4734023
  • Agarwal, A., Hasan, R., Naidu, V.R., Saqib, M., Srinivas, S. and Jesrani, K., 2021, January. Educational association mining on the use of media platforms for e-learning. In 2021 2nd International Conference on Computation, Automation and Knowledge Management (ICCAKM) (pp. 309-314). IEEE
  • Alqam, H. and Saqib, M., 2020. An exploratory study and impact of Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) on SMEs in the Middle East. International Journal of Integrated Engineering, 12(7), pp.121-127
  • Saqib, M., Zarine, R. and Noor, Z., 2022. The smart city imperatives-achieving smart and sustainable future. Journal of Positive School Psychology, pp.675-684
  • Saqib, M., Zarine, R. and Srinivas, S., 2018. Technology Orientation and Moderating Effect on the Relationship between Knowledge Management Practices and Performance of Manufacturing SMEs
  • Zarine, R. and Saqib, M., 2018. Exploring Key Elements Required for Organizational Trust and the Consequential Impact on Knowledge Sharing within Organizations. International Journal of Managing Information Technology (IJMIT) Vol, 10

Awards and Honors

  • Senior Fellow – Higher Education Academy, UK
  • Professional Member British Computer Society
  • Certified Google Data Analyst