Arrangements during COVID-19 pandemic

OXCEL remains open and functioning during the COVID-19 pandemic both for existing students and new applicants.

As an Ordinary Member of OXCEL, a person can attend our OXCEL 9 Qualities of Leadership CPD programme via online. Each of these qualities in 9QOL will be delivered via a stand alone module with 3 contact hours for each. Upon completion of each module, candidates will be awarded a Certificate of Completion by OXCEL Asia-Pacific. Candidates must complete all the nine modules of 9QOL in order to be awarded any of our professional certifications by OXCEL UK. All lectures will be held on e-learning basis via Zoom, Facebook Live etc.

A person awarded the Fellowship of OXCEL can now pursue our European-American University DBA Programme. From now on, all supervisions of thesis will be done via online and social media.

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Further recognition for OXCEL members through European-American University programs

There are opportunities for diploma-holders of OXCEL to gain further recognition through candidacy for the overseas distance learning degree awards of European-American University (

Legal information: Degrees issued by European-American University are not United Kingdom degrees, nor are they designed to be comparable to United Kingdom degrees. The degrees of European-American University are issued under European-American University’s Royal Charter of Incorporation from the Kingdom of Bunyoro-Kitara (one of the subnational kingdoms of the Republic of Uganda).

OXCEL Certification Graduates 2017

  1. Anize Nur Datuk Mohamed Nizam (Fellow)
  2. Dato’ Dr. Ahmad Riza Md Ibrahim (Fellow)
  3. Dato’ Jahlilawati Abu Bakar (Fellow)
  4. Nizal Mohamad (Fellow)
  5. Ferri Anugerah Makmur (Fellow)
  6. Rohani Ibrahim (Fellow)
  7. Rakhisah Mat Zin (Fellow)
  8. Ezdwan Razak Zainal Abidin (Graduate)
  9. Norazah Zainal (Graduate)
  10. Zulbahari Mohd Ali (Graduate)
  11. Adam Danial Dato’ Azahari (Young Leaders Award)
  12. Emir Haqim Dato’ Azahari (Young Leaders Award)
  13. Banafsya Amiruddin (Young Leaders Award)
  14. Muhammad Akmal Syafi Mohd Syamsul (Young Leaders Award)
  15. Muhammad Danish Irfan Dato’ Seri Ibrahim (Young Leaders Award)
  16. Nur Farzana Ahmad Fariz (Young Leaders Award)
  17. Noor Hannan Akhmal (Young Leaders Award)

OXCEL CPD Seminar, October 2018

On 2 and 3 October 2018, OXCEL’s CPD Seminar took place at the Doubletree Hilton, The Intermark, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The convenor of the CPD Seminar was Professor Dato’ Azahari Othman, President of OXCEL Asia-Pacific. The seminar was led by Dr Michel Gagne, FDipOXCEL.

Updates on forthcoming events

  • The OXCEL CPD programme which is scheduled to be on 4th & 5th September 2018 has been changed to 2nd & 3rd October 2018.
  • The briefing for EAU-DBA candidates from OXCEL will be held on 13th August. Registration will be done on this day.
  • Final coaching session & review session for the YLP students will be held tentatively on 7th October 2018. We are now open for YLP 2nd Intake for year 2018/2019.

OXCEL organises MBSB Team Bonding event

60 participants are confirmed comprised of all levels from supporting staffs up to the management level. The programme includes a special focus on OXCEL’s 9 Qualities of Leadership. Each participant who successfully completes the programme will receive a Certificate of Recognition from OXCEL and the opportunity to participate in OXCEL’s Certification Programme at a discounted rate. A second group of 96 participants is scheduled provisionally for November.

OXCEL Asia-Pacific relaunches

OXCEL Asia-Pacific is relaunching under the capable leadership of Fellow of OXCEL and colleague of the late Dr Saiful Bahri Musa, Dr Azahari Othman.

Dr Othman has been appointed President and Chief Executive of OXCEL Asia-Pacific and will co-ordinate its operations from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Dr.Othman, AzahariProf. Dr. Azahari Othman, who is among the distinguished corporate trainers and celebrity speakers in the corporate training industry in Malaysia had his early education in St.John’s Institution, Kuala Lumpur. He received the Professional Certification of Leadership Competency and was conferred a FELLOW Of OXCELL (Level 8). Due to his dedicated and inspired coaching, leading and developing human capability in the area of ‘8ELQ (Emotional Love Quotient) Leadership and Sustainability’, he was later conferred a PROFESSOR Of OXCELL from the same body. He holds a BSc. in Marketing Mgmt (USA), MBA in Organizational & Management Consulting (EU), and DBA in Leadership (USA).

Prof. Dr. Azahari Othman began his retail management career in Mervyn’s Departmental Store, a member of Dayton Hudson Group in America, and later held various managerial positions in few established retail organizations in Malaysia. A founder and a Master Coach of 8ELQ, Prof. Dr. Azahari’s 8ELQ model has become an effective holistic training approach in most of his training programs, among others include Leadership Excellence Program, Entrepreneurship Development Program, Employees Excellence Program, Train the Trainers Program, Team Building Program, and Customer Service Excellence Program.

Lovingly known as ‘Dr.LUV’, Prof. Dr. Azahari Othman is currently a Principal & Chief Consultant of Barefoot Consultancy. Prof. Dr. Azahari’s professional ability as a speaker and trainer together with his high energetic style of presentation has made each program so exciting, motivating, and inspiring. His high EQ styles of delivery had encouraged active participation from the audiences internationally and locally, and this has made him a much sought motivational speaker by many well established corporations, government agencies, associations and the media.

Prof. Dr. Azahari Othman had eventually appeared in many TV programs such as in TV3, ASTRO, BERNAMA, RTM and Malaysian Internet TV’s ‘Power Breakfast’ live talk show broadcasted to 40 countries worldwide. He was appointed as a Motivator for ASTRO’s famous reality program Akademi Fantasia Seasons 3, 5, and 8. He was also a TV Host for BERNAMA’s TV Talk Show Program ‘Hello Malaysia’, and a radio host for BERNAMA’s Radio24 program, ‘Bicara Cinta Bersama Dr.LUV’.

Bernama TV English News 6pm and Malay News 10am 30.6.08 OXCEL International Conference- Press Conference Anita Sarawak

Press Conference to promote the OXCEL International Conference which will feature Steve Shapiro on 24/7 Innovation, Ernesto Verdugo on Branding & Sales Secrets and Anita Sarawak & Mahathir Abdullah on Self Empowerment – Dreaming the Impossible (Success Beyond Show Business). Also presenting CEO of Institut Bank Bank Malaysia, Dr Kamal Khir & The Asia Pacific Representative Office of OXCEL CEO Dr Saiful Bahri & COO Ernest Yeap at Carcosa Seri Negara on 29 June 2008.