Dr Emir Camdzic

Lecturer in Islamic Economics and Finance; Course Leader MSc Islamic Economics Finance and Management and BA Islamic Finance and Accounting


BA Islamic Studies
MA Islamic Banking, Finance and Management
PhD Islamic Finance


Emir joined Markfield Institute of Higher Education in February 2016. He studied BA in Islamic Studies from the European Institute of Human Sciences, followed by Masters in Islamic Banking Finance and Management from The University of Gloucestershire. He completed his PhD in Islamic Finance from the University of Bolton. Emir’s research interests centre on the intangible asset of the Islamic financial institutions and exploring the ways in which it can be effectively managed and measured. His work darws on the Maqasidi approach with themes of the contemporary models for intangible asset measurement in financial services.

Alongside course leadership, Emir is also head of academic operations carrying out a variety of duties, including maintaining students records, timetabling, organising assessment boards, liaising with the external bodies as HESA and the validating universities, staff recruitment and a range of academic operations.

Research Interests

  • Internal control systems and organisational performance

  • Corporate social responsibility (CSR) communications

  • Corporate strategy and leadership

  • Islamic economics and finance