What is MIFP?
MIFP is the acronym for Masters in Islamic Finance Practice. It is an accredited programme by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA). MIFP aims to produce finance professionals with expertise in Islamic Finance.
It can be pursued either as full-time programme with normal class engagement, or through online study where students with Internet access are able to learn from anywhere around the globe. The papers offered are developed and taught by a teaching faculty comprising renowned international and local scholars in the areas of Shariah and finance as well as Islamic financial services industry experts.
Applicants for MIFP are required to have one of the following:
A Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent qualification or a professional qualification from institutions recognised by INCEIF or the Government of Malaysia with a minimum CGPA of 2.50; or
Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) OR EQUIVALENT (such as A LEVEL, matriculation, etc) who is at least 35 years old and have at least five (5) years of relevant working experience;
Candidates with Diploma from recognized institutions by INCEIF who is below 35 years old may apply by producing the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) certificate from Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA).
Applicants are also required to be competent in English. They must have one of the following:
Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a score of 550
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) level 6
MUET Band 4