Post Graduate Diploma Leading to Masters (Islamic Banking and Finance)
A Unique degree offered from Pioneers of Education in Islamic Banking and Finance in Pakistan.

Islamic Banking and Finance course is one of the most effective means that a society possesses for encountering future challenges. Being one the leading institutes in this part of the world the Sheikh Zayed Islamic Center provides a solid foundation to prepare students to meet this challenge. Distinguishing features of the Sheikh Zayed Islamic Centre are the induction of students through a systematic and merit based admission process, training in a demanding academic environment and on time completion of study of programs. Admission procedures, curricula, methods of instruction and the system of examination at the Sheikh Zayed Islamic Center give it a unique position among leading educational institutions in Pakistan.

Courses of Studies

The Post Graduat Diploma is One Year (two semester Programme) including Twelve(12) courses of Three Credit Hr. each. Six Course Per Semester. In continuation with the PGD , the center has launched Master in Islamic Banking and finance, One Year (two semester programme) including Twelve (12) courses of 3 Credit Hour each.

S.No
Course No
Course Title
Credit Hours
1.
IBF-511 Basic Arabic & Sources of Shariah 03
2.
IBF-521 Fiqh ul Muamlaat- I 03
3.
IBF-531 Islamic Economics 03
4.
IBF-541 Asset Liability Management in Islamic financial Institutions 03
5.
IBF-551 Practices & Laws of Banking 03
6.
IBF-561 Cost & Financial Accounting 03
Total Credit Hours 18
S.No
Course No
Course Title
Credit Hours
1.
IBF-512
AAOIFI’s Shariah Standards I
03
2.
IBF-522
Fiqh ul Muamlaat-II
03
3.
IBF-532
Shariah Audit, Compliance, Regulation & Supervision
03
4.
IBF-542
Introduction to Business & Islamic Finance
03
5.
IBF-552
Case Studies for Islamic Modes of Finance
03
6.
IBF-562
Business Communication
03
Total Credit Hours 18

 

S.No Course No Course Title Credit Hours
1. IBF-611 AAOIFI’s Shariah Standards II 03
2. IBF-621 Business Economics 03
3. IBF-631 AAOIFI’s Accounting Standards & SECP Standard’s of IFAS-I & IFAS-II 03
4. IBF-641 Mathematics of Finance 03
5. IBF-651 Business Statistics 03
6. IBF-661 Human Resource Management in IFIs 03
Total Credit Hours 18
S.No
Course No
Course Title
Credit Hours
1. IBF-612 Corporate Governance & Capital Adequacy 03
2. IBF-622 Strategies of Marketing for Islamic Financial Services 03
3. IBF-632 Risk Management and Takaful 03
4. IBF-642 Strategic Management for Islamic Financial Institutions 03
5. IBF-652 Financial Management 03
6. IBF-662 Islamic wealth Management 03
Total Credit Hours 18

Pre Requisite for Admission

Applicants to the PGD Leading to Masters in Islamic Banking & Finance (Part-I) program must have a Bachelor’s Degree (with at least 2nd Division) from a recognized university in any discipline (preferably with Economics). Any how preference will be given to the employees of banks and financial institutions.

Program Overview

The recurrent theme of the Sheikh Zayed Islamic Center’s existence is that Islamic Education should be prevalent to meet the demands of the future. The Sheikh Zayed Islamic Centre provides an enabling environments, conducive to scholarship and research. The faculty, staff, students and members of the organizations work together to achieve learning goals. Students acquire knowledge and skills through constructive and distinctive processes that encourage them to develop understanding of Islamic concepts and issues, think independently and to make rational choices. They are encourages to become responsible students, active participants and leaders and to apply their knowledge in real world context. The Sheikh Zayed Islamic Center programs are deisgned to provide world-class professional managers and entrepreneurs for the bank and finance industry in Pakistan. Students take part in broad variety of activities ranging from volunteering for charity work and participating in athletic events to organizing conferences on a variety of Islamic issues. A spirit of involvement is important because team work, leadership and being a responsible citizen are the foundations of the Sheikh Zayed Islamic Center experience.

PGD in Islamic Banking & Finance

The Sheikh Zayed Islamic Centre offers a one-year Postgraduate Diploma Course and then in continuation a one-year Master programme in Islamic Banking and Finance to give its students comprehensive professional education. The program Islamic Banking and Finance offerings are designed to impart the knowledge needed for analysis, decision making and management in different organizations, including financial corporations, banks, insurance companies, investment firms and government units. The course is an application of the modern Theory of Islamic Banking and Financial modeling techniques to financial decision making and risk management of the finance institutions. The Postgraduate Diploma Course in Islamic Banking and Finance requires 12 courses (36 Credits).

Duration

The Post Graduate Diploma is One Year (two semester Programme) including Twelve(12) courses of 3 credit hours. each, 6 Course Per Semester. In Continuation with the PGD , the center has launched Master in Islamic Banking and finance, One Year (two semester programme) including Twelve (12) courses of 3 Credit Hour each.

Days and Timings

Friday      : 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday  : 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday    : 9.30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Admission Procedure

Application Form Submission

The applications for the programme will be received online through our Admission Portal.The following documents are to be submitted along with the application form and submitted in the Admission Unit

Attested photo copy of Matric/O Levels or equivalent certificate along with marks sheet.
Attested photo copy of the Intermediate/A Levels or equivalent certificate along with marks sheet.
Attested Photo Copy of the certificate of Graduation or equivalent along with marks proforma.
Equivalency certificate from University of Karachi (for outsiders)
Two self addressed envelopes with Rs. 8.00 stamp.
Character Certificate from the head of the institution last attended or from a Gazetted Officer.
Two attested passport size recent photographs.
A photocopy of I.D.Card or a photocopy of B-Form.
NOC for Government/other organizations.

Applications received after the last date are not considered

Written Aptitude Test

Students, applying for admission, have to pass a written test, comprising of Economics, Mathematics, Islamic Studies and English Language

Interview

The students who have passed the written test have to qualify the prescribed Interview separately.

Final Selection

The final selection of only a limited number of candidates is made as per merit list.

Tuition Fee

S.No Title PGD MIBF
1. Tuition Fee (Per Semester) 30900 30900
2. Admission Fee 5500 5500
3. Magazine/Newsletter 200 200
4. Total Fee (in rupees) 36600 36600

 

Seats Available

50 Seats are available for the each programme. The seats are filled up as per merit list, prepared on the basis of written test and interview.

Apply for Admission Online