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Dr Sarod Khandaker

Program Director, Master of Finance; Lecturer, Finance


Dr. Sarod Khandaker has over 12 years of teaching experience in Accounting, Finance, and Economics related fields in Australia and abroad. He is currently working for Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne and previously held position at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University. Currently, he is the Program Director of Master of Finance (MFin program and convening two postgraduate units, including FIN80001: Advanced Financial Management and FIN8004: Capital Markets.

Dr. Khandaker completed his Ph.D. degree requirements from RMIT University in 2009. He also holds an MBA degree in Financial Management from Coburg University, Germany (2005) and a Master's degree in Business and Finance from Stamford University (2001). He was also awarded his teaching qualification with the Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching from Swinburne University of Technology in 2011, Diploma in Financial Planning from KAPLAN professional in 2018, and Certificate IV in Mortgage Brokerage from Mentor Education in 2020.

Dr Khandaker holds several leadership positions within the discipline last 5 years and actively participated in those leadership roles. These includes Program Director: Master of Finance and Banking (MFB), Deputy Department Chair (Acting), Discipline Leader Finance (Acting), AEF Research Seminar Coordinator.

Dr. Sarod is an active researcher and has both industry and academic experiences. He publishes 20+ peer-reviewed articles in international Conferences and Journals. He received four different international awards for his research excellence from the USA, South Africa, and Australia. Currently, he is supervising 3 HDR/PhD students at Swinburne University.

Research interests

Financial Markets; Financial Education; Capital Structure Theory; Corporate Governence; Emerging Markets

PhD candidate and honours supervision

Higher degrees by research

Accredited to supervise Masters & Doctoral students as Principal Supervisor.


Available to supervise honours students.

Fields of Research

  • Banking, Finance And Investment - 350200
  • Applied Economics - 380100
  • Curriculum And Pedagogy - 390100

Teaching areas

Financial Markets;Corporate Finance;Advanced Financial Management


Also published as: Khandaker, Sarod; Khandaker, S.; Khandaker, Sarod T. M.; Khandaker, Sarod Tareq Mahmud
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