Mrs Nishat Azmat SFHEA ACCA

Mrs Nishat Azmat

The Department of Accounting
Assistant Professor in Accounting
Director, Executive MBA

Contact details

University of Birmingham
Birmingham Business School
B15 2TT

Nishat has lectured at the University of Birmingham for over ten years teaching management accounting, financial accounting, accounting, information systems for accountants, critical skills and professional Ethics.

Previously she worked in both industry and practice. She is Director of the Executive MBA,  Member of School Admissions Committee, a Member of College Misconduct Committee and  Treasurer UK & Ireland UN PRME Chapter of which Birmingham Business School is a member of.


  • Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA)
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education
  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
  • B.A. (Hons) in Acc & Fin London 


  • IAF MSc Professional Integrity and the reflective practitioner
  • Critical Thinking
  • GDBA – Financial Accounting
  • Dissertation supervisor for Yr3 students
  • Welfare Academic Lead
  • Senior tutor for the Accounting and Finance Department
  • Adsmissions Tutor, MSc IAF
  • Lecturer in Finance and Accounting - UG and PG
  • Year 2 Taxation UG
  • Academic and professional skills


  • Small businesses
  • Education in Accounting subject areas 
  • Research on international student experience within the Business School

Other activities

  • External Examiner - DMU and University College Dublin
  • Treasurer- Steering Committee –UK & Ireland UN PRME Chapter
  • Vice Chair of the Fioretti Trust and Chair of its Audit sub-Committee
  • Trustee Registered Charity- All Sports Women


Birmingham Business School first PRME SIP Report with Delphine Gibassier, 2019

Lymer, A. & Azmat, N (2010) Basic Accounting: Teach yourself. UK Hodder

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