Under the leadership of Dr. Azman, the UUM National Golf Academy since its inauguration in 2010 has developed and further marched towards a new branding of the Academy as the Sport Excellence Center for Golf. He currently holds the position Associate Professor of Intelligence Computing at the School of Computing, College of Art and Sciences, Universiti Utara Malaysia, and a member of the Software Computing Group.

Dr. Azman holds a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) of System Science and Management (2006) and a Master in Information Technology (1998), both from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (2006) and a Bachelor Degree in Information Technology (1994) from Universiti Utara Malaysia.

Despite his academic backgrounds, Dr. Azman is driven by a passion in the golf sport which was and is his full -time hobby and eager to help the Malaysian golf industry in the search, grooming and development of new talents who will one day become world-renown golf players. He is distinguished for his unmatched work ethic and ability to connect with students of all backgrounds.


Deputy Director (Admin & Training)

Mr. Mohd Rom is the President of the Golf Club Managers Association of Malaysia (GCMAM) and a Committee Member of Malaysia Golf Association (MGA) with 20 years of experience in the golf management. He has been part of the Academy since its foundation and undoubtedly the cornerstone to its success and achievements.

Mr. Mohd Rom graduated from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) degree and further pursued a Master in Business Management (MBA) at Cranfield Business School, England. He is also a PhD Candidate with Awang Had Salleh Graduate School, UUM.

In addition to that, Mr. Mohd Rom is also an Associate of Australian Society of Accountants and holds a Professional Certificate in Business Coaching from Universiti Malaya.


Deputy Director (Academic)

Dr. Sukor is the Deputy Director (Academic) of the UUM National Golf Academy. Currently, he is a member of the academic staff at the School of Education and Modern Language (SEML), UUM.

Dr. Sukor earned his Bachelor Degree in Arts (Geography and Malay Studies) (1985) accompanied with a Diploma of Education (1986) from Universiti Malaya and his Master in Education (1998) from Universiti Sains Malaysia. He further pursued a PhD in Language Education in 2003 at Universiti Utara Malaysia.


Head Professional Coach

Mr. Rosni Wan Chik is a PGA Malaysia’s member and the Head Coach of the UUM National Golf Academy. He has worked with numerous States Sport Council, Schools Sport Council and Malaysian Universities Sport Council. Mr. Rosni has earned numerous coaching and club fitting certification including the Sport Science Level 3 by the Malaysian Coaching Board.

He is a member of several golf development organizations and continues to stay on the forefront of the latest breakthroughs in teaching technology. Whether it is a highly skilled tour professional, celebrity, amateur, junior or corporate group, Rosni has a laser focus on creating long term improvement and approaches each lesson and club fitting sessions with the highest level of details.


Professional Coach

With over 20 years of experience in the golfing industry, Hilmi has a strong golf management background. Graduated from Australian Business College and the Golf Academy of the South, Orlando, Florida with players credential, and since then he has gained a lot of experience at various golf facilities including public course, semi-private and country clubs. Having said that, Hilmi is more than able to provide students with valuable knowledge and experience in golf skill improvement and business development.






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