Shahadat Hossain

Shahadat Hossain

Senior Lecturer in Accounting & Finance and Course Leader – BSc in Accounting and Financial Management

Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise

Greenbank Building, GR034

+44 (0) 1772 89 4681

Subject Areas: Accounting and Finance

Shahadat is a Chartered Accountant; he has worked in the accounting and finance sector for a number of years. He joined UCLan in July 2018 as a senior lecturer having taught in higher education since 2015. He specialises in Financial Accounting, Financial Management, Corporate Reporting and Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). He is a member of ACCA.

Full Profile

Shahadat is a Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance at UCLan. Before moving to UCLan, he was responsible for running a new Accounting degree at the University of Cumbria, which gained full accreditation with the ACCA professional accountancy body. He was also a panel member for the validation of the Malaysian franchise.  

Shahadat obtained a BSc in Applied Accounting from Oxford Brookes University and an MSc in Professional Accountancy from the University of London. During the time he was qualified as an accountant and becoming an ACCA member, he earned valuable experience working in various financial management roles in large MNC's in the UK.

At UCLan, he is currently teaching Financial Accounting, Financial Management and Corporate Reporting. His research interest is in the area of financial reporting standards, reporting quality, disclosure and IFRS, and he is currently pursuing a PhD in Financial Reporting Standards.

Shahadat is a member of the ACCA Lancashire and Cumbria regional panel and a member of BAFA (British Accounting and Finance Association).


  • BSc in Applied Accounting, Oxford Brookes University
  • MSc in Professional Accountancy, University of London


  • ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountant)

Teaching Activities and Responsibilities


AC2100 Financial Accounting

AC2110 Financial Accounting for Managers

AC3100 Advanced Financial Accounting

AC3110 Financial Reporting for Managers

MBA / Executive MBA:

AC4430 Strategic Financial Management

AC4410 Accounting and Finance