About Me

Ts. Dr. Faridahanim Binti Hj.Ahmad
Senior Lecturer
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, UTM
School of Civil Engineering
faridahanim@utm.my / faridahanimahmad@gmail.com


Date of birth
30 November 1987

Nationality, Race, Gender
Malaysian, Malay, Female

Malay and English


Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai, Johor.
Field: Doctor of Philosophy (Civil Engineering-Environment)

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai, Johor.
Field: Degree in Civil Engineering


  • Expertise in using Software AutoCAD, PREZI, Statistical Analysis: Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS version 16), Self Esteem, Design Expert, Visio and Adobe Photoshop
  • Expertise in development website using joomla and wixsite
  • Expertise in User Acceptance Test (UAT)
  • Moderate in using Software ArcView and ArcGIS
  • Able to adapt new software IT especially in Civil Engineering such as StaadPRO, Microsoft project, and PlanGrid
  • Manage to deal with server and backup data at Data Centre Iskandar Puteri, Johor


   Diligent and responsible towards work
   Excellent in Communication Skills
   Fast and devoted learner
   Good leadership
   Reliable and responsible
   Strong will
   Able to work under pressure
   Self-motivated and independent


  • E-Pro Accounting with GST System
  • E-Pro Human Resources Management System
  • E-Pro Asset and Inventory System
  • E-Pro Stock Control System
  • E-Pro GPS Tracker System
  • E-Pro RFID Tracker System
  • E-Pro Utility System
  • E-Pro Vehicle Management System
  • E-Pro Education System
  • E-Pro Filling Management System
  • E-Pro Document Tracker System
  • E-Pro Budget & Management System


  • Software development of Hybrid Energy between Solar Power Plant and Mini Hydro
  • Software development of Rain Water Harvesting with IT System at Pontian Royal Park
  • Software development of Toilet with concept green and sustainable
  • An Integrated Property Management and Financial Management Framework for Affordable Strata Housing
  • The guideline of transforming manual to autonomous take off drone for mapping construction
  • User Needs for RFID-Cloud construction equipment management system
  • BLE-based RTLS application for construction management



  • Adoption of Readiness Factors for Construction Company Towards 4th Industrial Revolution Ministry of Education, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme 2020
  • Plant and Machineries Real-Time Tracking on Construction Site Rug of UTM, UTM Encouragement Research 2020
  • Cleaning and Sanitation on Internal and External Building Facilities in School and Premises MyRAHub Foundation Networking Grant 2020
  • Geofencing Asset Management Tracking Using Global Positioning System in Construction Site RN Technologies SDN BHD, Contract Research DTD 2020
  • Interactions of Microplastics in Urban Rivers with Heavy Metals
    Rug of UTM, UTM Fundamental Research 2020


  • Multi-Criteria Decision-Making (MCDM) Analysis for Retrofitting Existing Building in Higher Learning Institution (HLI) Towards Energy Reduction Rug of UTM, UTM Encouragement Research 2019
  • Characterization of Nanocellulose Filter Paper from Malaysian Renewable Forest Resources for Water Purification through High-Performance Filtration in Wastewater Treatment, Ministry of Education Networking Grant 2019
  • Microplastics in Urban Rivers and Its Interaction with Heavy Metals, Ministry of Education Fundamental Research Grant Scheme 2019


  • System Building Intelligent Management (SBIM) TIER 1, UTHM: RM 20,000.00
  • Biochar Supplemented Aerobic Granulation for Wastewater Polluted with Organic Solvent Tier 1, UTHM: RM 20,000.00
  • Development of New Mathematical Modelling For Remediation of Cadmium From Water Matrices Using Cellulose Nanowhiskers Adsorbents Tier 1, UTHM: RM 20 000.00
  • House Deficiency Index for Determining Housing Quality in Malaysia Tier 1, UTHM: RM20,000.00