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Programme Offered
  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Administration of Judiciary and Islamic Legal

Mode of Study: Coursework
Registration Status: Full Time

*Lectures: During weekends only

This program is only offered in semester 1

ISLAMIC STUDIES PROGRAMME

Faculty of Islamic Studies

PROGRAM SUMMARY

Postgraduate Diploma in Administration of Islamic Judiciary and Legal Practice focuses on the theory and practice of Syariah judiciary in Malaysia with a creative, innovative, and proactive student. The main objective of this programme is to produce competent Syariah law and legal practitioners in Malaysia. It is a programme recognized by the Public Service Department (PSD) and later accredited by the Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA) in 2015. By undergoing this postgraduate diploma, students not only are proficient in Syariah law but also are able to practice the procedures applied in Syariah Courts and get the opportunity to gain experience through internship placement in Syariah Courts and law firms.

LIFE AT THE FACULTY

Faculty of Islamic Studies, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia is the first faculty welcoming all UKM students to the main campus. The building is located near the main entrance of UKM Bangi, strategically build-up opposite UKM’s mosque with greenery nature, creating a calm and fresh ambiance to the student. The faculty also provides facilities such as Datin Andek Masnah Resource and Documentation Room, Karel Room / Graduate Discussion Room, Association Room, Computer Lab, Audio Visual Laboratory and so on to support graduate needs. Students will also be closely guided by experienced supervisors to plan and determine the direction of research as well as the impact of publications throughout their studies. Furthermore, the Secretariat of Postgraduate Studies also organises academic programmes and visits for the student from time to time.

The Faculty of Islamic Studies is well known for its research opportunities and access to renowned scholars. On a beautiful campus, students will be able to work closely with lecturers and researchers who are always ready to guide them and establish meaningful relationships with their peers.  

Programme Requirement

A person who intends to apply for a master’s programme should have the following Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree by obtaining a good Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) from a University or any institution of higher learning recognized by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and/ or having accreditation recognized by a foreign Accreditation Body, or institution who has accreditation as prescribed by a programme;
  1. Doctor of Medicine degree or Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University or any institution of higher learning or an equivalent degree from any institutions of higher learning recognised by the Senate;
  1. any other qualification recognised by the Senate obtained through the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL);
  1. fulfils other requirements prescribed by the programme (if applicable) and
  1. fulfils requirements of the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)

A person who intends to apply for a master’s programme should have the following Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree by obtaining a good Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) from a University or any institution of higher learning recognized by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and/ or having accreditation recognized by a foreign Accreditation Body, or institution who has accreditation as prescribed by a programme;
  1. Doctor of Medicine degree or Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University or any institution of higher learning or an equivalent degree from any institutions of higher learning recognised by the Senate;
  1. any other qualification recognised by the Senate obtained through the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL);
  1. fulfils other requirements prescribed by the programme (if applicable) and
  1. fulfils requirements of the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)

ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENTS

1. An international candidate is required to fulfill the English Language proficiency requirements as follows:

a) Obtained TOEFL (550), IELTS(6) or MUET (4) results which fulfil the score or minimum band requirements prescribed by the programme; or

b) For certain programmes, a candidate is required to sit for an English Proficiency Test (EPT) and if he/she fails to achieve the level specified by the programme, the candidate is required to attend and pass the English Proficiency Module (EPM) in a maximum period of two (2) semesters before he is allowed to register for the study programme. The candidate shall register as a Non Graduating Student.

2. The Faculty/Institute may grant exemption to the requirements specified in subregulation (1) for the international candidate who:

a) will be writing his/her thesis/dissertation in the Malay/ Arabic languages;

b) has the academic qualifications obtained from any local universities recognised by the Senate; or

c) is originally from a country where English is the official language or he/she has the academic qualifications obtained from any higher learning institution which uses English as the medium of instruction.

The candidate may be exempted from the requirements stated in subregulation (2), but the candidate shall sit for the English Proficiency Test (EPT) and if he/she fails to obtain the level specified by the programme, the candidate is required to attend and pass the English Proficiency Module (EPM).

How Much It Will Cost Me?

Please contact Centre for Academic Management for further details:

Tel: +603 8911 8173/ 8027/ 8456
Fax: +603 89118471
Email: admission_ppa@ukm.edu.my

Please contact Shaping Advanced & Professional Education Center (UKMShape) for further details:

Tel: +603-8921 3366 / 4196 / 3997 /5377
Fax: + 603-8925 1391
Email: accpkp@ukm.edu.my

Why This Programme?
  • Among the earliest postgraduate diploma programme in administration of Islamic Judiciary and Legal Practice 
  • A well established renowned programme since 1996  
  • Produces well-trained students to become competent judicial officers and Syariah law and legal practitioners in Malaysia
  • Offers attractive courses that meet current needs
  • Experienced and renowned lecturers
  • Collaborates with well-known industry partners such as JKSM and JKSN, JBG, and law firms
How To Apply
  1. Calon perlu membuat permohonan secara dalam talian melalui: http://www.ukm.my/join
  2. Pengambilan September sahaja
  3. Untuk maklumat lebih lanjut, sila hubungi + 603-8911 8468/8389 atau e-mel ke akad@ukm.edu.my
Faculty Information

Campus: Bangi, Selangor
Faculty: Faculty of Islamic Studies
Degree: Postgraduate Diploma in Administration of Islamic Judiciary and Legal Practice

Duration:

  1. Fulltime = Semester 1 & 2 (long semester); Semester 3 (short semester) 

Contact
Faculty of Islamic Studies
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 UKM Bangi, Selangor
Malaysia

Tel: +603 8921 3507/ 3519
Email: upps.fpi@ukm.edu.my

Website: www.ukm.my/fpi

Contact Us

Local Students

Centre for Academic Management
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 UKM Bangi, Selangor
Malaysia

Tel: +603 89118468 / 8389
Fax: +603 89118471 
Email: admission_ppa@ukm.edu.my
Web: www.ukm.my/akademik

International Students

Shaping Advanced & Professional Education Center (UKMShape)
Level 2, Bangunan Wawasan
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 UKM Bangi, Selangor
Malaysia

Tel: +603 8921 5585 / 5609
Email: admissionpkp@ukm.edu.my
Web: https://www.ukm.my/ukmshape

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eVAL150.00150.00
Service Tax (6%)78.6077.40
EMGS Insurance400.00400.00
Total:1788.60Total: 2017.40

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