Ph.D, in Economics, National University of Malaysia, Malaysia, June, 2013.
Master in Development Economics (MSc), University of Gezira , Sudan ,2005, (Distinction degree).
Postgraduate Diploma in Economics, University of Gezira ,Sudan, 2003, (Distinction degree).
B.Sc. in Economics, Al sharg Ahalia College, Sudan,2002, (Distinction degree).
1.Atif, A and Ishak , Y .(2013). Economic growth and human capital, lesson from Sudan, journal of development and economic policies, 5(2):75-109.
2.Atif, A; Ishak, Y ; Rahma, I and Tamat, S. (2013). Why Women Live Longer Than Man? Lesson from Sudan. Journal of Academic Research in Economics, 5(2);54-79).
3.Atif, A, Noreha, K and Ishak, Y (2013). Economic growth and human capital in Arab countries. International journal of West Asian studies. 2, 22-41.
4.Atif, A; Ishak, Y ; Rahma, I and Tamat, S. ( 2014) .Economic growth and human development; what do time series data say? Middle East Development Journal (MEDJ).
5.Rahma, I, Ishak, Y , Atif, A. (2014) The Impact of Foreign Workers on Wages: A Case Study of Malaysian Firms. International Journal of Economics Perspectives.