Dr Mohammed Hamdan

Department: Accounting, Economics and Finance

Office/Location: 2.41G, Ogmore Building, Cardiff School of Management, Llandaff Campus

Telephone: +44 (0)29 2041 6078

Email: mhamdan@cardiffmet.ac.uk

Staff Overview

Dr Mohammed Hamdan (BSc, FHEA, Pg. DIP, MSc, and PhD) is a senior lecturer in Accounting & Finance. He holds a PhD in Accounting and Finance from University of South Wales.

He was awarded his PhD in 2013 for the thesis that examined many issues including: Management Accounting practices, sophistication level of costing systems, Activity-Based Costing, Accounting education, and Organisational Culture. He has presented his work at prestigious peer-review academic conferences such as the British Accounting & Finance Association (BAFA) conference and Management Accounting Research Group Conference in association with the Management Control Association.

Prior to joining the Cardiff Metropolitan University in 2014, he worked as an associate lecturer in Faculty of Business and Society, University of South Wales.

Mohammed is a member of the British Accounting & Finance Association.

Mohammed is a proactive researcher in accounting & Finance with a particular focus on Management Accounting practices.

Mohammed is a fellow member of Higher Education Academy (FHEA).

Finally, Mohammed is an external examiner for the University of Bolton, BA (Hons) Business Management; BA (Hons) Accountancy at Bradford College.


  • ​Management Accounting
  • Performance Management
  • Financial Accounting
  • UK Financial Services
  • Research Methods


  • ​Management Accounting Practices
  • Cost Accounting Systems including Activity-Based Coting (ABC) Systems
  • The Application of Contingency and Institutional Theories into Management Accounting
  • Balanced Scorecard
  • Corporate Governance

Key Publications

​Hadid, W. and Hamdan, M. 2021 'Firm size and cost system sophistication: The role of firm age', The British Accounting Review (Accepted for publication).

Aminu, N., Hamdan, M. and Russell, C. 2021 'Accuracy of self-evaluation in a peer-learning environment: an analysis of a group learning model', SN Social Sciences, May.

Hanifa, H., Hamdan, M., & Haffar, M. 2018 'Dividend policy in the banking sector in G-7 and GCC countries: A comparative study', Risk Governance and Control: Financial Markets & Institutions, 8(3), 70-79. http://doi.org/10.22495/rgcv8i3p5

Hamdan, M. 2016, The Complexity of Costing Systems in Syria: Contingent- and Institutional-based Understanding, BAFA Annual Conference, March, University of Bath.

Haffar, M., Al-Hyari K., Abu-Zaid, M. K., Djbarni, R. & Hamdan, M. 2016 'An Analysis of the Influence of Employee Readiness for Change on TQM Implementation' World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology Conference, August, London.

Haffar, M., Enongene, L. N., Hamdan, M. & Gbadamosi, G. 2016 ' The Influence of National Culture on Consumer Buying Behaviour: An Exploratory Study of Nigerian and British Consumers' International Journal of Economics and Management Engineering, Vol:3, issue: 8, pp.3582 – 3587.

Other Projects and activities

​Ghana Research Project: Adjudication of Tax Disputes and Countering Tax Offences

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