Basyirah Che Mat

Basyirah Che Mat


Basyirah is a lecturer in the Technical Foundation Section at Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Institute of Information Technology (UniKL MIIT). She has received a Master of Science in Information Technology and Quantitative Sciences majoring in Financial Mathematics and Bachelor of Science (Honours) Mathematics from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM). She has keen interest in doing research and publish research paper in mathematical and statistical fields.

Basyirah is a competent academician in mathematics and statistics. She teaches several subjects in her field such as Business Mathematics, Discrete Mathematics for IT, Quantitative Analysis as well as Statistics and Probability. She also taught A-Level and Pre-Korea Programme in the past. Her research interests involve forecasting, combination of forecasting methods, geometric Brownian motion, financial mathematics, mathematical model and data analysis.


Research Areas

  • Financial Mathematics
  • Forecasting Techniques
  • Mathematical Modelling
  • Statistics

Selected Publications

  1. Basyirah Che Mat, Shahirulliza Shamsul Ambia, Eng Wat Kim (2013). Analysing a Geometric Brownian Motion Model in Forecasting the Gold Prices in Malaysia. International Conference on Computing, Mathematics and Statistics: Revolutionizing SolutionsThrough Expanding Minds, 28th – 29th August 2013, Bayview Beach Resort Penang, Malaysia.
  2. Basyirah Che Mat, Shahirulliza Shamsul Ambia, Shamsiah Sapri (2013). Pearsons Correlation Coefficient for Determining Factors Affect Gold Prices in Malaysia. Kolokium Siswazah Sains Komputer Dan Matematik 2013 Peringkat Kebangsaan (SISKOM 2013), 3rd – 4th August 2013, Universiti Teknologi MARA Malaysia, Shah Alam.