Mallika Devi Suppiah-Rasaratnam

Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance

Mallika Devi joined the University of Bedfordshire January 2011.

Mallika Devi is an accomplished senior lecturer with international experience in the areas of accounting, finance, economics, computing and education. She has taught in Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, India and Ireland.

She has developed a number of teaching materials for innovative online courses which have been demonstrated at events for futuristic technology based global education in Amsterdam. Mallika Devi has presented her research at national and international conferences.


  • MSc Computing and Information Systems, University of Ulster, Northern Ireland
  • M.Ed, Queen's University of Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • JEB Teachers Diploma in Education, Letterkenny, Ireland
  • Diploma in Interior Design, Limperts Academy, Ireland
  • PgDip, LaTrobe University, Australia
  • ACCA, Malaysia
  • MA in French and English, India
  • BSc in Science and Business Studies, India

Teaching Experience

  • Introduction to Accounting and Finance
  • Accounting for Managers
  • Financial Accounting for Business
  • Management Accounting for Business
  • Accounting and Finance for Decision Makers
  • Business Financial Markets
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
  • Economics
  • SAGE, ECDL: Advanced level Microsoft packages, Thompson Reuters Eikon, Datastream
  • ACCA F1 to F9
  • Computer programming: C, visual basics, HTML, visual C+, Pascal

Research Interest

Mallika Devi's research interest lies in educational pedagogy focusing on improving student engagement, involvement and performance. Mallika Devi specialises in technology enhanced learning, especially for level 4 accounting and finance students. She has successfully supervised undergraduate, master's and doctorate students in the areas of accounting, finance and information technology.

Recent Conference Presentation

  • “Does market perceive value on prior experience of independent non-executive directors?” BAFA, Westminster, April 2018
  • “Supporting student’s independent learning with screencast-o-matic for first year non-accounting students” Special Interest Group, BAFA, Brighton, May 2018
  • “Professional diversification in UK board” Special interest Group, BAFA, Special Interest Group, Sheffield, 10-11 September 2018

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