Rahmat Mohamad (Prof. Dato' Dr.)


Contact Details

Designation: YBhg. Prof. Dato' Dr.
Full Name: Rahmat Mohamad
Position: Professor
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Academic Qualifications

PhD:  PhD, Aberystwyth, Wales, United Kingdom, PhD thesis title: Dispute Settlement Mechanism in AFTA
Master: LLM in Commercial Laws (Bristol University)
Advocates & Solicitors: 1998
Bachelor: Advanced Diploma in Law, Diploma in Law Institut Teknologi MARA

Teaching & Research Interest

    Public International Law
    Contract Law
    Commercial Laws
Currently engaging research in the following areas:

    Customary International Law - looking at the various Asian Civilization as part of customary international law. Law of the Sea from the Nusantara perspectives.
    Rule of Law project with Prof Charles Samford, Griffith University, Australia and Dr Vesselin Popovski, United Nations University, Tokyo on Security Council.
    New area of international law for International Law Commission (ILC).

Previous Appointment & Duration of the Appointment

     Lecturer (1986)
    Associate Professor (2000)
    Professor (2004)
    Course Tutor, Diploma in Law, Advanced Diploma in Law (1991- 1994)
    Assistant Vice Chancellor (Quality) (2002 -2005)
    Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research) (2005 - 2008)

Research Project & Publications

Research Project:

    Currently engaged with AALCO on Identification of Customary International Law.
    Law of the Sea on National legislation on Piracy and Bio diversity.


     Rahmat Mohamad, The ICC and Criminal Justice Standard Setting in Shifting Global Powers and International Law: Challenges and Opportunities ( Book Chapter) Routledge Australia (September 2013)
    Rahmat Mohamad, International Criminal Court in the Development of International Rule of Law: A reflection of Asian-African views (Book Chapter), Routledge Australia (2014 Publication)
    Rahmat Mohamad, Yusof Ahmad, Going Beyond ASEAN, United Nations University Publication, Tokyo, (2013)
    Unilateral Sanction in International Law, ASSER Institute, The Hague (forthcoming publication - 2014)
    Rahmat Mohamad, Asian African Perspectives on International Law in the Post Westphalian Era: Some Reflections (2011) New Delhi - AALCO Publication.