Diploma in Islamic Banking
Astin College

Introduction

The Diploma in Islamic Banking  was introduced in 2013 by  Astin College to disseminate knowledge and information about Islamic banking, and finance, and produce qualified personnel with expertise and skills, who can meet the requirements of this fast-growing industry.

The program is designed in line with the standards of similar courses offered by other institutions in Malaysia and is constantly being reviewed and updated to meet industry dynamics. The program is a combination of general education courses, core business courses, and core Islamic banking courses. It is accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).

The program provides thorough theoretical and practical knowledge of Islamic finance principles and operations. It aims to equip graduates with the ability to run Islamic banking operations, develop innovative products and provide solutions for the challenges faced by financial institutions. It provides a good strong foundation from which students can seek employment or build on their existing careers in Islamic banking and finance.

    • Provide students with an understanding of essential knowledge in business studies.
    • Provide students with a mastery of essential knowledge and competencies in banking.
    • Provide an in-depth understanding of the fundamentals of Islamic banking.
    • Discuss issues surrounding policies, laws and standards in banking and finance.
    • Explain Islamic funds and capital market operations.
    • Train students to apply the instruments and techniques used in Islamic banking.
    • Encourage students to critically reflect on practices in banking in light of Islamic philosophy, and the approaches to banking and finance.

A passing grade in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia with 3 credits for any subject and a passing grade in Mathematics or an equivalent accreditated qualification by the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia. 

Diploma in Islamic Banking program is offered for a period of 2 1/2 years (5 long semesters and 2 short semesters). The program provides a thorough theoretical and practical knowledge of Islamic finance principles and operations and aims to equip the graduates with the ability to run Islamic banking operations, develop innovative products and provide solutions for the challenges faced by financial institutions.  It provides a strong foundation from which students can seek employment or build on their existing careers in Islamic banking and financial sector.

To be awarded the Diploma, students must accumulate 96 credit units. Students are also required to study no less than four semesters.

Credit values as following:

              CORE MODULES                                           85 credits

               MQA COMPULSORY MODULES               11 credits  

                                                                                       96 credits

The program will be periodically analysed credit involving feedback from external sources include representatives from the market, students, alumni, peers, and field experts, and other relevant stakeholders whose commentaries are fully taken into account for purposes of curriculum review and improvement. The programme / curriculum committee will also obtain feedback about graduates from employers on regular basis.

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