2015, Master of Technology in Computer Science & Engineering (MTech), VIT University, India


Nishara Nizamuddin is an Instructor at the College of Interdisciplinary Studies at Zayed University since 2022. She was working with the College of Technological Innovation (CTI), ZU since 2019, before joining CIS. She holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Science & Engineering from VIT University, India, and her Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science & Engineering from Anna University, India in 2010. Prior to joining Zayed University, she worked as a Researcher at Abu Dhabi University in the field of Machine Learning and Operations Research (2019), and as a Research Associate at Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi (2017-2018) in the field of Blockchain Technology. She also worked as an IT Analyst at British High Commission, Abu Dhabi (2015-2017), and as a Software Developer at BOSCH (R&D wing), India. She has been a peer reviewer in many reputed Scopus-indexed journals such as Information Polity, Journal of Big Data (Springer), and SN Applied Sciences (Springer).


Dubai Academic City, F-L2-021


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Teaching Areas

Data science, Blockchain (Ethereum platform-based Development Specialist, Hyperledger), Business Data Modeling, Machine learning, Data warehousing (Business Intelligence), Information systems, Pattern Recognition, Advanced Computer Networks

Research and Professional Activities

Research area:

Blockchain Technology, ICT for healthcare, Distributed Systems, and Machine Learning

Recent publications:

Blockchain for Governments: The Case of the Dubai Government
S Khan, M Shael, M Majdalawieh, N Nizamuddin, M Nicho
Sustainability 14 (11), 6576, 2022

Determinants of Students’ Satisfaction with Higher Education Institutions in Face-to-Face and Online Learning Environments
O Al-Shamaileh, N Nizamuddin, R Atassi
Proceedings of the Future Technologies Conference, 661-673, 2021

Blockchain-based solution for Secure and Transparent Food Supply Chain Network
M Majdalawieh, N Nizamuddin, M Alaraj, S Khan, A Bani-Hani
Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications 14 (6), 3831-3850, 3, 2021

Blockchain for automotive: An insight towards the IPFS blockchain-based auto insurance sector.
N Nizamuddin, A Abugabah
International Journal of Electrical & Computer Engineering 11 (3), 2443–2456, 12, 2021

Modeling and forecasting of COVID-19 using a hybrid dynamic model based on SEIRD with ARIMA corrections
M Ala’raj, M Majdalawieh, N Nizamuddin
Infectious Disease Modelling 6, 98-111, 44, 2021