Department Of Islamic Studies

Islamic Studies

Brief Introduction: The Department of Islamic Studies was established in 1998 with the inception of Fatima Jinnah Women University. The Department offers M.Phil. Masters and Bachelors programs and the medium of instruction is English. Islamic Studies Department at FJWU emphasizes the study of all aspects of Islamic Education, such as teaching and understanding of Quran, its Tajweed and Qir’at, knowledge of Hadith literature, Classical and Contemporary Literature on Islamic Jurisprudence and Islamic Law, Islamic Arts, Islamic Culture and World Religions. The Department is unique among all Punjab Public Sector universities as it offers four specializations and a wide range of intensive courses and workshops under each specialization that keeps the students abreast with the classical as well as contemporary scholarship on Islam. It provides the students with requisite knowledge to understand Islam in contemporary scenario enables them to face the challenges posed to Muslims in this era of globalization.

.Vision

Department of Islamic Studies is dedicated to help students fulfil their potential and to promote academic knowledge based on authentic original Islamic sources. We aim to disseminate Islamic knowledge in an environment that accords with Islamic values and thus tries to emulate Islamic norms and values in which that knowledge matured, was nurtured, and developed. Our vision is to provide a deeper understanding of Islam, its philosophy, and its law, in its right context and perspective.

Mission

 

  • To develop an enriched learning community that promotes academic achievement, leadership, and Islamic values.
  • In our programs and research, our mission is to provide more than just an academic understanding of Islam, rather an "insider's view" of Islam bringing together education and spirituality, the classical and the modern, the academic and the practical.

 

Undergraduate Program

 


Award: Bachelors of Islamic Studies
Attendance: Full Time
Duration: 4 Years

Eligibility Criteria

  • Open to All with 12 years of education
  • At least 2nd Division is required

Duration

The minimum duration for completion of BS degree is four years. The HEC allows a maximum period of six years to complete BS degree requirements.

Degree Completion Requirements

To become eligible for award of BS degree, a student must satisfy the following requirements:

  1. a) Must have studied and passed the prescribed courses, totaling at least 130 credit hours.
  2. b) Must have earned CGPA (Cumulative Grade Point Average) of at least 2.0 on a scale of 4.0

Master Program

 


Award: Masters in Islamic Studies
Attendance: Full Time
Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility Criteria

The minimum requirements for admission in a Master degree program is Open to all having Bachelor’s Degree minimum 2nd Division. Merit weightage is 70% marks.

Duration

The minimum duration for completion of Master’s degree is two years. The HEC allows a maximum period of four years to complete Master’s degree requirements.

Degree Completion Requirements

To become eligible for award of MS degree, a student must satisfy the following requirements:

  1. Must have studied and passed the prescribed courses, totaling at least 66 credit hours.
  2. Must have earned CGPA (Cumulative Grade Point Average) of at least 2.0 on a scale of 4.0.

M.Phil Program

 

M.Phil in Islamic Studies
Award: M.Phil in Islamic Studies
Attendance: Full Time
Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility Criteria

The minimum requirements for admission in MPhil degree program are:

  1. Sixteen years Education in Islamic Studies (knowledge of basic Arabic Language)
  2. At least CGPA of 2.5 (on a scale of 4.0)

Duration

The minimum duration for completion of M.Phil degree is two years. The HEC allows a maximum period of four years to complete M.Phil degree requirements.

Degree Completion Requirements

To become eligible for award of MPhil degree a student must fulfil the following requirements:

  1. Must have studied and passed the prescribed courses, totaling at least 30 credit hours.
  2. Must have earned CGPA (Cumulative Grade Point Average) of at least 2.5 on a scale of 4.0.

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