Dr. Mohammad Albahloul graduated from the University of Manchester. He is a Professionally Certified Accountant and an Associate Professor of Accounting at the University of Al Falah. Dr. Albahloul is also a Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy. His research focuses on the international characteristics of accounting profession, auditing, and accounting education. Prior to joining Salford University-Manchester in 2015, he worked as International Management Consultant reauditing and accounting profession enhancement and curricula development. In particular, he has gained a valuable consultancy experience in accounting and auditing reforms including project management in UK and overseas. Dr. Albahloul was the Vice-dean of Academic Affairs at Arab International University (AIU), and Chair for the Department of Accounting both at AIU and Tishreen University in Syria. Mohammad has also massive teaching and academic experience from working in UK, UAE and overseas higher education institutions. He has helped students with MA dissertations and Ph.D. theses / in Accounting and Finance subjects for over 15 years.


Ph.D. in Accounting & Finance

The University of Manchester, Manchester, The UK, 2004

Master of Philosophy, Accounting & Finance,

Damascus University-1997

Post Graduate Certificate in Academic Affairs (PgCAP)

The University of Salford, Manchester, The UK- sep2016

Postgraduate Diploma, Accounting & Finance

Damascus University-1995

BA  Accounting & Finance

Tishreen University, Syria, 1991

Certified Public Accounting (CPA) 2009



  • Fellow Member of the British Higher Education Academy (FHEA) 2016
  • Member of the Syrian Association of Certified Public Accountants 2009.
  • BAFA International Accounting and Corporate Governance Special Interest Group 2000.
  • The British Accounting & Finance Association (BAFA) 1999.


  • Associate Professor, College of Business Administration
  • Member of Assessment Review and Auditing Committee.


  • Accounting for Mangers-MBA
  • International Financial Reporting Standards IFRS
  • Principles of Accounting (2)