Dr. Liau Vui Kien


  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Liverpool, UK, 2004
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) 1st class, University of Liverpool, UK, 2000
  • Chartered Engineer (CEng), 2016


Dr Liau Vui Kien is currently Associate Dean (International) of PSB Academy, Head of School of Engineering and Technology, and the Chairman of PSB Academy’s Examination and Award Board. He provides leadership, strategic and operational management in relation to international activity in the context of PSB Academy’s Strategic Plan, and have experience in developing international academic partnerships. 

Dr Liau graduated with a first class B.Eng (Hons) , and PhD degree from University of Liverpool. He has academic and industrial work experience in different countries, including UK, China, Korea, Malaysia and Singapore. He is a chartered engineer, and is/was registered lecturer of a number UK/Australia Universities, e.g. University of Liverpool, Coventry University, University of Nottingham, Newcastle University (Australia), Portsmouth University etc. He has extensive experience in the development of new engineering programmes and related quality assurance processes within the academic environment.

In addition, Dr Liau is/was also active in professional bodies, currently the faculty advisor for IET-PSB On Campus, IEEE-HKN Region 10 Taskforce Committee, and past president of Malaysian Invention and Design Society (Young section).