Mr. Siwa Kumaran
School of Engineering and Technology


Siwa Kumaran is a Lecturer at the School of Engineering and Technology (SET) at PSB Academy. He had graduated with Bachelor of Computing (Hons) from University of Greenwich (UK) and Masters of Computer Science from University Malaya (Mal).


Siwa Kumaran has 17 years of working experience in several industries including banking, manufacturing, marketing and Information Systems technical services. In addition, he has 15 years experience as an educator including lecturing in several institutions and conducting  professional training programs.  


Siwa Kumaran has research interest in the areas of Agile System Development where he is also lecturing in subjects related to Information System Development Methodologies such as AGILE, SCRUM, RAD, PRINCE2, RUP and Software Quality Management for both Post and Under-graduate levels. He has supervised many students in their Final Year Projects.


Educational Qualifications

  • Masters in Computer Science, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur. 2013
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Computing, University of Greenwich, UK. 2004
  • Certified Scrum Master (SCM), 2017

Professional Experiences

  • Lecturer, PSB Academy, 2017
  • Lecturer, Education & Training courses, 1999
  • Senior Programmer, Southern Bank, Malaysia. (Banking Systems), 1996
  • IS Support and Systems Architect (IT Support Services), 1995
  • Job Planning and Quality Control. (Manufacturing), 1989


  • An improved Requirements Engineering framework for cloud based application development, 2015 IEEE Student Conference on Research and Development (SCOReD).