Details for School of Business - Monash University Malaysia

Participant Status


Type of Organization

Business School

Type of Education

Undergraduate, Post Graduate, Doctoral

Institution is part of

Monash University Malaysia


Bandar Sunway, Selangor, Malaysia


Sign Up Date to PRME

13 Apr 2017

Current Sharing Information on Progress Report Submission

08 Jul 2019

Sharing Information on Progress (2018)

School of Business, Monash University Malaysia - PRME SIP 2017-2018 - View Report

Period Covered: Jan 2017 to Dec 2018

School of Business at Monash University Malaysia became Advanced Signatory Member in 2017. It is committed towards PRME objectives and its mission in making meaningful impact in Asia through high quality research, education excellence and extensive engagement.

Achievements Curriculum Integration in the Field of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability

The School works alongside other faculties and disciplines to inculcate citizenship behaviors and creative problems solving in students by providing education and research directed to CSR and sustainability. Examples of courses with a pivotal CSR focus, from bachelor and masters courses,
in the School and University are listed below:
● Corporate social responsibility and business ethics.
● Environmental and natural resource economics.
● Current issues in corporate governance.
● Social entrepreneurship.
● Sustainability strategy in contemporary organisation.
● The sustainable planet.
● Sustainable processing.
● Principles and practices for sustainable development.
● Environmental health.
● Marketing planning and implementation.

Achievements Research Development in the Field of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability

Academic expertise and the School’s commitment to social responsibility and sustainability are also reflected in PhD research. Some of the PhD topics currently being undertaken by our students are:
● Impact of water reform in Malaysia.
● Malaysian women entrepreneurs: The neglected enterprising selves.
● Efficacy of after school intervention programs for underprivileged children In Malaysia.
● Efficacy of microfinance schemes in enhancing the economic wealth of the Indian micro and small entrepreneurs in Malaysia.
● Economics of inequality.
● Living with chronic illness in Malaysia: A healthcare, employment and social perspective.
● Rural-urban migration and well-being of the internal migrants: Evidence from Indonesia.
● Trafficking of migrant workers for the purpose of forced labour in Malaysia: Evidence from a socioeconomic legal study.
● Multidimensional indices of poverty: Theory and empirics.
● CSR communication strategies and its impact on organisational outcomes.
● Corporate social responsibility in multinational corporations: A co-evolutionary theory perspective.
● Individuals' expectations of corporate social responsibility: A phenomenological study of Malaysian consumers’ nonparticipation in consumer boycott action.
● Mitigating negative impact of service failure: The role of CSR, customer-service provider relationship, identification and need for affect.

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