Uqbah bin Dr. Muhammad Iqbal
Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, History Programme
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia
Dr. Uqbah bin Dr. Muhammad Iqbal was born in the United States of America and now lived in Malaysia. Winning Second Place in Malaysian Historical Essay Writing Competition 2013, he was the recipient of Research University Fellowship Scheme, Graduate on Time Award and Outstanding Student Award from Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities as well as the Youngest Ph.D. in History Holder and the only Malaysian achieved a Ph.D. in History in conjunction with the 43rd Convocation of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. He's authoring 62 books such as The Historical Development of the Malay Nationalism Before Independence, The Historical Development of the Malay Society Economic Nature During Pre-Colonial Era, The Historical Development of British Investment in Malaya Before the Second World War, The Historical Development of Foreign Investment in the Formation of the Malaysian Economy and Sejarah Penubuhan Malayan Union. His 117 articles appeared in international and national journals such as TAWARIKH, SUSURGALUR, Management and Administrative Sciences Review, Social and Basic Sciences Research Review, Jurnal Kemanusiaan, Jurnal Sejarah, Jurnal Pengajian Melayu, Jebat, International Journal of Social Science and Humanities Research, Asia Pacific Journal of Education, Arts and Sciences, Asian Social Science and Geografia. He's joining the editorial board of 73 journals such as Asian Social Science, International Journal of Art and Literature, International Journal of Archaeology and History, American Journal of Social Sciences, Asia Pacific Journal of Education, Arts and Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, History Research and Pratidhwani the Echo. He became a reviewer for 167 journals and 10 book publishing companies/book websites. Until now, he has published 208 publications as well as reviewed 548 manuscripts for journals and conferences. Through his involvement as a reviewer with the Nonfiction Authors Association, 3 of his reviewed books received Gold and Silver Awards. 14 Journals recognized him as One of the Best Social Scientist, Reviewer, Author, Editor and Editorial Board Member. He is the only author in Arts and Social Sciences Journal and the First Malaysian History Scholar that has his own special issue journal.
Malaysia-Japan Socio-Economic Relations Japanese Investment in Malaysia Japan-Southeast Asia Economic Relations The Pro-West and the Look-To-The-East Ideas in Malaysian nation-building