Fathimath Nasiha Abdul Muhaimin

Head of Center (CFS)


Ms. Fathimath Nasiha Abdul Muhaimin is the Head of Centre of the Centre for Foundation Studies at The Maldives National University (MNU). She was working as the lead Instructional Designer at the Centre for Educational Technology and Excellence, MNU until September 2020..

Her research interests are in distance education and technology-enabled education, and was the project manager of the AMED, an Erasmus+ project aimed at advancing higher education in Maldives through e-learning until her appointment at CFS in September 2020.

She is pursuing her PhD studies at the Universiti Sains Malaysia and is exploring self-paced online professional development for online teaching. Ms. Nasiha has been working as a key member of the e-learning support team of MNU where she was actively involved in e-learning design and facilitation since she joined MNU in January 2011.


  • Master of Education degree, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia, 2010.
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree (English Literature, Film and Art), La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education, MNU, Maldives