1. PURPOSE

This conference is the 8th series of Islamic Discourse organized annually by the Faculty of Education, University Kebangsaan Malaysia since 2008. This conference will be jointly organized by The Malaysian Student Department for United Kingdom and EIRE High Commission of Malaysia, Faculty of Education Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) and University of Wales Trinity Saint David Wales.

2. OBJECTIVES

The main objectives of this conference are:

  1. To provide a platform for scholars, experts and researchers across nations to discuss and exchange thoughts, knowledge and research findings on matters regarding Islamic knowldege for unity and better understanding.
  2. To provide opportunities for cross-nation interaction and networking.
  3. To discuss and analyze the implementation of education policies across nations and its effect on humanity.
  4. To discuss some of the issues regarding Islamic education.

3. ORGANIZERS

Organizers:

  1. Faculty of Education Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

Collaboration With:

  1. University of Wales Trinity Saint David Wales
  2. Malaysian Student Department London.

4. THEME

The main theme of this conference is:

  • Islamic Knowledge: Enhancing Unity and Understanding across Nations

The sub-themes of the conference are in the Theme page.

5. PARTICIPANTS

Number of expected presenters: 100 persons.

Target groups of presenters and participants: Academics, Scholars, Researchers, Government Officers, Educators, Teachers, Education Industrialists and Post Graduate Students.

6. LANGUAGE

English and Arabic.

7. DATE AND VENUE

The IEUN2011 will be held on 18th July (Monday) – 21st July 2011 (Thursday) at University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Lampeter, Wales, United Kingdom.

8. IMPORTANT DATES

Please refer to Important Dates page.

9. PROGRAM SCHEDULE

Please refer to Program Schedule page.

10. FEES

Conference Fee Only GBP200.00 (Student Presenter)
GBP290.00 (Non-Student Presenter)
* For every additional paper GBP100.00
Accomodation + Meals (package) GBP50.00 per day

Method of Payment:
Cheque/Bank Draft payable to Bendahari UKM. At the back of the cheque, please write Wacana Pendidikan Islam.

11. CORRESPONDENCE

Please refer to Correspondence page.

12. The University of Wales Trinity Saint David:

  1. Is requested to provide the venue such as The Arts Hall, lecture rooms, and Prayer Room and related facilities such as computers, audio and visual system.
  2. Is requested to provide accommodation for all participants.

13. REGISTRATION

Abstract and Full Paper should be sent by email. Please refer to Correspondence page.

14. PAMPHLET

Please download the pamphlet here.

15. ANNOUNCEMENT

  • Selected papers will be published in UKM’s refereed Journal of Islamic and Arabic Education which may be accessed at http://www.ukm.my/jiae/Default.aspx
  • Pre-conference seminar will beheld on 19th July 2011 on a philosophical discussion on Facing Challenges in the Modern World which will be led by Prof. Dr. James Mark Halstead