Mrs Niloufer Abdool

Job: Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester Castle Business School

Address: Hugh Aston Building, De Montfort University

T: +44 (0)116 257 7537




Personal profile

Niloufer graduated from De Montfort University (DMU) with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance. She then joined DMU as a lecturer in Accounting and Finance in October 2016. During her time at the university, Niloufer has taught on various undergraduate and postgraduate modules.

She is determined to support and motivate students to achieve the best they can. Niloufer is also very passionate to deliver inclusive teaching using innovative tools which are adequate for this generation. 

Publications and outputs

Conference Presentation:

April 2022  - "The challenges and opportunities of Sino-foreign education within the pandemic and post pandemic periods, De Montfort University and Liaoning University"


November 2020 - "Accounting and Finance Blended Learning, De Montfort University"

Areas of teaching


Taxation (2nd and 3rd Year)


Further Taxation

Executive Business Simulation



  • PGCertHE, De Montfort University

  • FHEA, Higher Education Academy

  • ACCA (Affiliate), Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

  • BA (Hons) – Accounting and Finance, De Montfort University

Courses taught

  • Financial Accounting (Years 1 to 3)

  • Professional Communications

  • Introduction to Accounting

  • Financial Decision Making

  • Decision Management

Honours and awards

Outstanding Achievement in ‘Introduction to Law’ (De Montfort University, 2014)

DMU Vice Chancellor Distinguished Teaching Award Nominee - Years 2017 to 2022

Membership of professional associations and societies

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA) 

Certified Management and Business Educator (CMBE) - Chartered Association of Business Schools

Member of British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA)

Professional licences and certificates

Mental Health First Aider (MHFA)


Member of the Student Voice work stream for DMU TaLEnt

Conference attendance

SAID Business School (Oxford University) - July 2019

Taxing the Digitalised Economy: Closing in on Reform

Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales - January 2019

Flourishing in Academia

British Accounting and Finance Association  - 19-21 May 2021

Accounting Education SIG Annual Conference