This program is developed specifically to candidates without Islamic studies background. Areas of research under this program include the above and mainly on comparative basis of candidate area of knowledge through academic qualification or work experience. Some of special areas of research under this program include:
- Islamic Education
- Islamic Studies with Science
- Islam and Social Sciences
The programme aims to produce graduates who are fully equipped with skills of data analysis, ability to conduct research in laboratory, ability to develop professionalism of Muslim Scientist, contribute to society and perform lifelong learning process. Realizing the significance of education in Islam, the Academy of Islamic Studies has continuously aspired to produce graduates that are highly intelligent, equipping them with the knowledge to not only better themselves, but to further improve the Islamic society.
This Master's programme is purely based on individual supervised research. At the end of the candidate's study, a dissertation must be submitted and upon successful defence of the dissertation, the candidate will be awarded a Master degree. All research proposals must be approved and supervised by the Faculty.Candidates are required to complete their studies within 8 semesters