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Mengilham Harapan Mencipta Masa Depan

Department of Arabic Studies and Islamic Civilization

Professor Dr. Wan Kamal Mujani

Academic Qualifications:
B.A. (Hons.)(al-Azhar), M.I.S. (UKMalaysia), Ph.D (Manchester)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Islamic History and Civilization
  2. Muslim Historiography
  3. History of the Mamluk Economy, Middle East, Mediterranean and Levant
  4. Contemporary Issues of the Muslims: Muslim Middle Class, Wasatiyyah, Extremism, Waqaf and Syarie Index

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ermy Azziaty Rozali

Academic Qualifications:
B.I.S. (Hons.), M.I.S.(UKMalaysia), Ph.D (Malaya)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Ottoman and Malay World Relation
  2. Islamic  History and Civilization

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hjh Salmah Ahmad

Academic Qualifications:
B.A.(Hons.), M.A. (al-Azhar), Dip.Ed. ('Ayn Shams), Ph.D (UKMalaysia)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Arabic Linguistics and Grammar
  2. Studies of Arabic and Malay Manuscripts
  3. Arabic Literature in the Eras of Abbasid and Ayyubid

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kaseh Abu Bakar

Academic Qualifications:
B.A.(Hons.)(Muhammad al-Khamis), Dip.Ed.(UIAM), M.Ed.(Pittsburgh), Ph.D (UIAM)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Teaching Arabic As Foreign Language
  2. Language Testing
  3. Arabic Linguistics and Grammar
  4. Measurement in Social Sciences

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Roziah Sidik @ Mat Sidek

Academic Qualifications:
B.I.S.(Hons.), Dip. Ed. (UK Malaysia), M.Litt (Edinburgh), Ph.D (Malaya)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Islamic History and Civilization
  2. History and Philosophy of Islamic Sciences

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zamri Arifin

Academic Qualifications:
B.I.S.(Hons.), M.I.S.(UKMalaysia), Ph.D (Wales)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Arabic Linguistics and Grammar
  2. Arabic Literature in the Eras of Andalusian and Abbasid
  3. Teaching Arabic As A Second Language

Dr. Azmul Fahimi Kamaruzaman

Academic Qualifications:
B.Sh.(Hons.)(Yarmouk), M.A. (Wales), Ph.D (UPM)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Muslim Historiography and Philosophy of History
  2. Early and Medieval Era of Islamic History and Civilization
  3. Contemporary Issues in Islamic World

Dr. Farid Mat Zain

Academic Qualifications:
B.I.S.(Hons), Dip.Ed., M.I.S. (UKMalaysia), Ph.D. (IIUM)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. The Ulama of Nusantara
  2. Islamic History and Civilization in Malaysia
  3. Islah Movements

Dr. Izziah Suryani Mat Resad @ Arshad

Academic Qualifications:
B.I.S.(Hons), M.I.S. (UKMalaysia), Ph.D (Malaya)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Islamic History and Civilization in Malaysia
  2. Islamic History and Civilization

Dr. Maheram Ahmad

Academic Qualifications:
B.I.S.(Hons), M.I.S. (UKMalaysia), Ph.D (Malaya)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Arabic-Malay Translation
  2. Sociolinguistics in Translation
  3. Arabic Language Skills

Dr. Md. Nor Abdullah

Academic Qualifications:
B.A.(Hons.)(al-Azhar), M.I.S., Ph.D (UKMalaysia)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Arabic Rhetoric
  2. Classical and Modern Arabic Literature
  3. Arabic Literary Criticism
  4. Arabic Linguistics and Grammar

Dr. Suhaila Zailani @ Hj. Ahmad

Academic Qualifications:
B.A.(Hons.)(al-Azhar), M.I.S. (UKMalaysia), Ph.D (UPSI)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Arabic-Malay Translation
  2. Sociolinguistics in Translation
  3. Arabic Language Skills

Dr. Zulkarnain Mohamed

Academic Qualifications:
B.I.S.(Hons), Dip.Ed. (UKMalaysia), M.A. (London), Ph.D (UPSI)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Arabic Linguistics and Grammar
  2. Modern Arabic Literature
  3. Islamic and Comparative Literature

Ammalina Dalillah Mohd Isa

Academic Qualifications:
B.I.S.(Hons), M.I.S. (UKMalaysia)

Areas of Specialization:


Ezad Azraai Jamsari

Academic Qualifications:
B.I.S.(Hons), M.I.S. (UKMalaysia)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Islamic Military History
  2. Islamic Political History of al-Andalus and the Maghreb
  3. Early and Medieval Islamic History and Civilization (Andalusian and Ottoman Eras)
  4. History of Islamic and Arabic Education

Firuz Akhtar Mohamad Bohari

  • +603 8921 5564
  • firuz@ukm.edu.my

Academic Qualifications:
B.A. (Hons.)(Tehran), M.A. (St. Louis)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Comparative Literature

Hakim Zainal

  • +603 8921 5553
  • haza@ukm.edu.my

Academic Qualifications:
B.A.(Hons.)(Madinah), M.A.(Jordan)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Arabic Linguistics and Grammar
  2. Teaching Arabic as a Second Language

Napisah Karimah Haji Ismail

  • +603 8921 5627
  • napisah@ukm.edu.my

Academic Qualifications:
B.I.S. (Hons), M.I.S. (UKMalaysia)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Medieval Islamic History and Civilization
  2. Issues of Muslim Minorities
  3. Modern Muslim Political History

Rabitah Mohamad Ghazali

  • +603 8921 5622
  • banati712@yahoo.com

Academic Qualifications:
B.A. (Hons.)(al-Azhar), M.I.S. (UKMalaysia)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Islamic History and Civilization in Central Asia
  2. Islamic History and Civilization
  3. History of Muslim Economy in Central Asia