Ahmad Yaser Alhaddad obtained his Bachelor degree in robotics and automation from Multimedia University (MMU), Malaysia in 2011; and obtained his Master degree in Mechatronics and Automatic Control from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia in 2013. Through his studies, he has worked on many engineering projects involving circuit design, microcontroller and control that gave him a lot of experience in these areas. For his Master's project, he has worked on creating new platform for microbioreactors system that involved working on microcontroller , electronic circuit and mechanical design.
He is currently doing his PhD in Mechanical and Information technology, from Qatar University and Politecnico di Milano, as part of the double doctorate programme. His current research is related to social assistive robotics (SARs) under the supervision of Prof. John-John (Qatar Univerisity) and Prof. Andrea Bonarini (Politecnico di Milano). His research interests involve control systems, Mechatronics and Social robotics.