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Diploma in Islamic Studies

  Study Mode FULL TIME
  Duration 3.5 years (10 semesters)
Intake Deadline
  Tution Fees N/A

Program Highlights:

  • This program is approved by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia and recognized by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency.
  • Interactive learning activities, assignments, online discussions.
  • Easy access to myPLS anytime, on any device.
  • Access to physical and digital libraries consisting of approximately 190,000 e-books, 95,000
    e-journals, and 2.4 million e-thesis titles can be accessed anywhere at any time. 

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the ability to explain and explain the basic teachings of Islam based on the understanding and appreciation of the mainstream tradition of Islamic knowledge
  • Demonstrate the ability to identify and study how the development of Islamic scientific and spiritual traditions face the challenges of changing times and environments.
  • Demonstrates the ability to use the analytical and critical tradition of Islamic logical thinking and dialogue in understanding and appreciating Islam
  • Demonstrates the ability to use the scholarly traditions of the Qur'an and Al-Hadith in the context of understanding current challenges and problems
  • Demonstrate the ability to combine the traditions of Islamic aqliyyah and naqliyyah towards the construction of Human Civilization based on Islamic values.


  • Logic / Reason
  • Dialogik / Adab al-Bahth wal Munazarah
  • Current Aqliyyah Challenges
  • Ulum al-Qur'an
  • Ulum al-Hadith
  • Current Naqliyyah Challenges
  • Kalam
  • Fiqh application
  • Fiqh Muamalat
  • Akhlaq
  • Tasawwuf and Current Spiritual Challenges
  • Head
  • History of the Islamic Caliphate
  • Islamic Institutions in Malaysia
  • Fundamentals of Arabic Learning
  • Arabic Communication
  • Jawi
  • Comparison of Religions
  • Epistemology Comparison
  • Comparative Ethics

Core Courses

  • Aqidah
  • Basic Fiqh
  • Introduction to Sharia
  • Usul al-Fiqh
  • Interpretation
  • Hadith
  • Tasawwur Islam

General Subject Course

  • Malaysia Education
  • Information and Research Skills
  • Entrepreneurship and Ethics in Malaysia
  • Community Service Project

University Compulsory Course

  • Academic Writing
  • Ethics in Asia


Candidates should get at least;

  • SPM / SPMV with at least three (3) credits AND pass in one (1) Arabic subject OR one (1) Islamic Studies subject; OR
  • ‘O’ Level with at least Grade C in three (3) subjects and pass in one (1) Arabic subject or one (1) Islamic Studies subject; OR
  • Certificate in Islamic Studies or related field (MQF Level 3) with a minimum CGPA of 2.00; OR
  • STPM OR equivalent qualification with at least Grade C (CGPA 2.00) in one (1) subject; and Pass one (1) Arabic subject or one (1) Islamic Studies subject at SPM OR STPM level; OR
  • STAM (Grade Maqbul); OR
  • Other equivalent and recognized qualifications.

English Competency Requirements For International Students:

  • Minimum score of 4.0 for IELTS; OR
  • TOEFL PBT drink score 397 / TOEFL IBT 30-31; OR
  • Pearson Test of English PTE 30; OR
  • Cambridge English: Advance (CAE 160); OR
  • Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE 180); OR
  • Malaysian University English Test (MUET Band 2).

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