The Certificate in Islamic Studies programme aims at introducing participants from all backgrounds with the fundamental teachings of Islam. It is designed to educate participants about Islam and Muslim cultures, beliefs, and practices. It fosters knowledge of Islam as a world religion through critical analysis of primary and secondary materials.

Who should apply?

Anyone who is interested in gaining knowledge...


The programme comprises of the following:

  • Introduction to Islamic Worldview
  • 'Aqidah and Its Implication
  • Lessons from Sirah and Islamic History
  • Introduction to the Study of the Qur'an
  • Introduction to Fiqh
  • Akhlaq and Tazkiyat al-Nafs
  • Introduction to the Study of the Sunnah
  • Qur'anic Perspective of Other Religions
  • Muslim Community in Pluralistic Societies
  • Islamic Institutions

Duration of Programme
Medium of InstructionEnglish
Teaching MethodsLectures and seminars

After successfully completing this course, participants should be able to:

Thank you for your interest in enrolling at IIUM Academy. To apply for admission into this programme, application forms are available for collection from the office or can be downloaded here. The application form must be completed and returned for enrollment.

Applications should be addressed to:

PostalProfessional Development and Training Unit
IIUM Academy of Graduate and Professional Studies
Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology (KICT),
International Islamic University Malaysia,
Jalan Gombak, 53100 Kuala Lumpur.

Only application with complete information shall be processed. Any incomplete submission may lead to rejection of the application.

Please find the link below to the online application form for enrollment.

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