(FIEF) PhD in Islamic Banking and Finance

Programme Details

ID: B301

Name: (FIEF) PhD in Islamic Banking and Finance

Programme Level: Doctor’s Degree
Programme Category: Graduate

Programme Overview

Degree awarded:

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degree title:

PhD in Islamic Banking and Finance

Medium:

English, Arabic and Malay

Duration:

Full Time (2-5 years), Part Time (2.5-7 years)

Fees:

Full Time (BND $9,095.00), Part TIme (BND $10,669.00)

How to apply:

For Local apply through HECAS
For international apply through our Online Application

Application Deadline

Intake Deadline for All Applicants
August 31st March
January 31st August

Entry Requirement

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for admission to the programmes offered. To be considered for admission, applicants must satisfy the general entry requirements and specific entry requirements as set for each programme.

Applicants must note that fulfilling the general entry requirements and specific entry requirements does not guarantee entry into UNISSA's programmes as admission to all programmes is competitive and limited subject to availability of spaces.

General Entry Requirements

  • Passed The Primary School Religious Certificates (Sijil Sekolah-Sekolah Rendah Ugama Brunei) examination or its equivalent.
  • Applicants applying for graduate programmes must fulfil any other special requirements from the Facult/Centre concerned
  • Applicants applying for postgraduate programmes may also be required to sit for al-Qur'an al-Karim recitation test conducted by the University.
  • If deemed necessary, applicants may also be required to attend an interview conducted by the relevant Faculty/Centre.
  • Application for a Degree by Research must be accompanied by a research proposal. The proposal should include, but not be confined to: Introduction to the research topic; Research aims and objectives, including any working hypotheses if applicable; Literature review; Methodology, including any data requirements; Resource requirements, and; Timetable of work (Gantt Chart). The research proposal should be approximately 1,000 - 1,5000 words in length.
Ph.D Programme
  • The minimum requirement for Master Degree Programme is normally a relevant Bachelor Degree with Honours (CGPA at least 2.66) for its equivalent from institution recognised by the University Senate unless otherwise stated; or
  • Currently enrolled in a Master Programme at UNISSA and recommended by the faculty and approved by the Graduate Studies Committee (GSC) to pursure study at PhD or any other Doctoral Degree Programme with the University Senate endorsement; or
  • A Bachelor Degree with First Class Honours from UNISSA or other institutions recognised by the University Senate.

Language Requirement

English Medium Applicants are required to obtain at least:

  • a credit in English Language GCE 'O' Level Examinations, or
  • a grade 'C' in IGCSE English (as a Second Language), or
  • a band 6.0 for IELTS, or a minimum overall score of at least 550 for TOEFL, or
  • a band 6.50 for IELTS, or a minimum overall score of at least 600 for TOEFL. (for Agriculture (Agribusiness) programme)
Arabic Medium Applicants are required to obtain at least:

  • a band 6.0 in International Arabic Language Testing System (IALTS), or
  • pass Arabic Placement Test (APT)
Malay Medium Applicants are required to obtain at least a credit in the GCE 'O' Level Malay Language or its equivalent.

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