Maklumat Program

PROGRAM PROFILE

Islamic science is an interdisciplinary field of knowledge defines the nature of inquiry within the Islamic ethical framework and imparts a characteristic of the Islamic spiritual to the study of nature. In short, two things that make the science in Islam became Islamic: the spiritual element rooted in a transcendental realm and the Islamic ethical framework.

The Master and Ph.D. Islamic Science aims to produce Islamic human capital who can bring a betterment of life for the Ummah throughout a sustainable development and a visible leadership guided by the Islamic spirituality. In addition, the program is eager to produce Muslim scientists who are committed to take lead in the scientific world and rediscover the glorious past of Islamic science.

 

OBJECTIVES

  1. To produce educated muslim scientist who can lead in the scientific world.
  2. To produce Islamic scholars who can integrate Islamic knowledge (naqli) and science (aqli) implemented within research and innovation, critical thinking and solving problem which is in line with the current need of Ummah.

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates of this master and Ph.D. degree are able to fill job designations such as Islamic thinker, Islamic philosopher, the Manuscript expert on natural science, public leader, Islamic manager, Islamic psychologist, Islamic economist, theologian, the Islamic historian, and others.

The graduates will have job opportunities in various sectors: Islamic sector in politic, educational, finance, philosophy, theology, literature, history, architecture, art, economy, psychology, and others.

 

DURATION FOR MASTER’S DEGREE

1. Full Time (FT), Part Time (PT) and Online Distance Learning (ODL) study durations are as follows:

Type of Registration

Two-Semester System

Three-Semester System

Min.

Max.

Min.

Max.

FT

3

6

5

8

PT

6

8

8

10

ODL

Subject to FT/PT

Subject to FT/PT

 2. Student may extend up to maximum duration without prior approval of the Senate

 

DURATION FOR PH.D. DEGREE

1. Full Time (FT), Part Time (PT) and Online Distance Learning (ODL) study durations are as follows:

Type of Registration

Two-Semester System

Three-Semester System

Min.

Max.

Min.

Max.

FT

6

8

6

9

PT

8

10

9

12

ODL

Subject to FT/PT

Subject to FT/PT

 2. Student may extend up to maximum duration without prior approval of the Senate

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Admission to Master’s degree

(1) A relevant bachelor degree with honours with a CGPA of 2.75 and above from the University;

Or

(2) A relevant bachelor degree with honours recognised by the Senate with achievements as follows:

(a) Jayyid, or

(b)CGPA of 2.75/4.00 and above, or

(c)CGPA of 3.50/5.00 and above, or

(d)overall marks of 60% and above;

Or

(3) A relevant bachelor degree from the University or any other institutions of higher learning recognised by the Senate with the following grades AND at least five (5) years of relevant work experience after the degree:

(a)Makbul, or

(b)CGPA less than 2.75/4.00 but more than 2.50/4.00, or

(c)CGPA less than 3.50/5.00 but more than 3.00/5.00, or

(d)overall marks less than 60% but more than 50%;

Or

(4) Other qualifications equivalent to a bachelor degree with honours AND relevant professional work experience;

Or

(5) A relevant advanced diploma with CGPA 2.75/4.00 and above from institutions of higher learning recognised by the Senate AND with at least five (5) years of relevant work experience;

Or

(6) A relevant advanced diploma with CGPA 2.50/4.00 and above from institutions of higher learning recognised by the Senate AND with at least ten (10) years of relevant work experience.

(7) The amount of credit hours for the relevant bachelor degree and advanced diploma shall be as follows:

(a)bachelor degree ≥ 120 credit hours

(b)advanceddiploma ≥ 90 credit hours

Note : 1 year work experience is equivalent to 0.05 CGPA

 

Admission to Ph.D.degree

(1) A relevant Master’s degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 or equivalent from the University;

Or

(2) A relevant Master’s degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.33/4.00 or equivalent from another institution of higher learning recognised by the Senate;

Or

(3) Other relevant qualifications equivalent to a Master’s degree AND with relevant professional experience recognised by the Senate;

Or

(4) Incumbent Master’s degree Student who has fulfilled the requirement of Regulations 9.0 and is approved by the JKPSU and the consent of the Senate to convert his/her study to Ph.D. degree.

 

English Language Proficiency Requirements

(1) Applicant shall show evidence of proficiency in English language based on the following criteria:

(a) TOEFL* minimum score of 510 (paper-based) or 180 (computer-based) or 64 (internet-based);

or

(b)IELTS* minimum score of Band 5;

or

(c)MUET* minimumscore of Band 3;

or

(d)graduated from institutions that use English as sole medium of instruction;

or

(e)graduated with CGPA 2.75/4.00 and above in the field of Teaching of English as a Second Language (TESL), English Language Studies (ELS) and equivalent from a university recognised by the Senate;

or

(f)native speaker of English.

(2) Applicant who does not fulfil any of the criteria under items (1) (a) to (f) shall be required to take and pass the University English Proficiency Test (UEPT) conducted by the University.

(3) Applicant who has successfully attained a minimum Band 3 in the UEPT*will be allowed to register in the programme.

(4) Research-mode applicant who intends to write his/her thesis in Arabic may be allowed conditional registration, upon fulfilling the admission requirement as follows:

(a) TOEFL minimum score of 473 (paper-based) or 150 (computer-based) or 52 (internet-based);

or

(b) IELTS minimum score of Band 4;

or

(c) MUET minimum score of Band 2;

or

(d) UEPT minimum score of Band 2.

(5) Subject to Regulations under items (4), applicant shall register and attend the Intensive English Language Programme (IELP) concurrently with the graduate programmes and shall achieve the requirements for the purpose of graduation.

 

INSTITUT SAINS ISLAM (ISI)
Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia, Bandar Baru Nilai, 71800, Nilai, Negeri Sembilan, MALAYSIA
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