Program Description

Course Name: Islamic Studies

Degree Level: Bachelor’s Degree

Study Mode: Full Time

Credit Hours: 133

Years: 4

Instruction Language: Arabic

Accreditation Status: Accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education

Study Plan: Please check the Link to view the comprehensive plan of the program

The Bachelor’s Degree in Islamic studies offers specialized disciplines, with focus on the following areas of study:

Islamic Jurisprudence

Quran and Hadith Sciences

Arabic Language

Islamic Banking and Economy

Program Goals and Learning Outcomes: Please check the Link to view the Program Goals and Associated Learning Outcomes

Career Prospects

Graduates of this program will have the opportunity to work in a broad range of career choices in the field of social and community service, such as: Da’waa & Irshad; Imama & Khataba, local authorities and Islamic agencies, endowments and charitable work, Islamic banks, family counseling in Sharia Courts, social media and communications, arbitration and management of Quran competitions, and research centers and universities focused on the field of Islamic studies.

Study Mode, Duration & Study Plan

The program is offered on a full time basis. The total number of required credits for this program is 133 credit hours. Students are expected to complete their degree in 4 years.The Bachelor in Islamic Studies study plan is presented below (the plan is available in Arabic Language only) Link

Tuition, Fees, Scholarship and Financial Support

AED 45,000 per yearAnnual Tuition Fees (first, second, third and fourth year)

AED 1,500 (a one-time fee / non-refundable)Admission Fee
AED 750 (charged every semester/ non-refundable)Student Services Fee
AED 750 (charged every semester/ non-refundable)Learning and Development Fees
AED 500 (per semester)Textbooks Fees
Tuition is based on 15 credits per semester. Tuition is subject to change.

Tuition is paid for on a semester-by-semester basis. Easy payment plans are available.

Scholarship and Financial Support

Jumeira University offers a wide range of scholarship and financial support opportunities to its current and prospective students. For more information, contact the Enrollment Office or visit this Link.

Entry and Language Requirements

• Secondary Education:

ο UAE Secondary School Certificate or equivalent

ο Score: At least 70% on Grade 12

• Language:

ο Arabic: Non-native speakers must pass the Arabic Language Placement Test

ο English: All students must maintain one of the following scores at the time of admission:

TOEFL: 450

IELTS: 4.5

EmSAT: 950

How to Apply

Students can apply for the program either through the University’s Enrollment Office on campus or online using the following link.

Applications are accepted throughout the year. Students are, however, admitted only at the beginning of the fall and spring semesters.