Dr Surraya Rowe

Department: Accounting, Economics and Finance

Office/Location: O2.41A, Ogmore Building, Cardiff School of Management, Llandaff Campus

Telephone: +44(0)29 2020 5705

Email: srowe@cardiffmet.ac.uk

Staff Overview

Following completion of her undergraduate degree in Accounting and Finance at Aberystwyth University, Surraya decided to continue with her academic qualifications by completing her postgraduate degree in International Finance also at Aberystwyth University, achieving the highest grade in her graduating class.

This led to a six month teaching fellowship placement within the School of Management and Business at Abersytwyth University. Following this she began her career within the finance department at Aberystwyth University as an Assistant Management Accountant. Whilst working at Aberystwyth University, she began her PhD in Banking and Finance at Bangor University and her career turned back to academia. Surraya is a very passionate research-led academic and her teaching mainly focuses around global financial markets and institutions.


Global Financial Services, Bank Management, Global Financial Institutions. Undergraduate and postgraduate supervision, including PhD and DBA.


Surraya's research interests are banking and finance, more specifically credit ratings. Her PhD was entitled Credit rating agencies' opinions and their impact in the banking sector.

Key Publications

Rowe, S. (2020). Split credit ratings of banks in times of crisis. International Journal of Banking, Accounting and Finance, Vol. 11, No. 2, 254-280.

Nancy, Y. and Rowe, S. (2021). Comparative Study of Modelling and Forecasting Volatility: The Case of Egypt, and Japan, International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, Iss.181.

Other Projects and activities

Central banks of Egypt 

Economic impact analysis of the UEFA champions league 

Economic impact analysis of the Volvo Ocean Race 

ERASMUS exchange – Dania University, Demark

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