Certificate in Islamic Economics, Banking and Finance (CIBE)
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The International Open University presents the Certificate program in Islamic Banking and Economics. This degree opens the door to a possible career in an exciting, expanding and beneficial field, and is a stepping stone for further studies.
“Allah has permitted trade and has forbidden interest.” (Qur’an, 2:275)
In today’s world flooded with interest based transactions, unlawful bank contracts and investments the need for Islamic banking is increasing. Many countries have recently seen a rise in demand for Islamic banking services. Analysts expect that at the current rate of expansion in the next 8 to 10 years, the Islamic banking network in the UAE will overtake the conventional banking system.
“S&P believes the potential market for Islamic financial services to be closer to $4 trillion.” (Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services)
Job opportunities within the Islamic banking field are also on the rise. While the Middle East still offers growth opportunities there is big potential for growth in countries such as Indonesia, Bangladesh, India, and countries from North Africa and Central Asia which have a substantial Muslim population.
Courses on Islamic Banking & Economics offer a wealth of learning experience to IOU students and by the will of Allah, they will unlock the door to new and exciting careers in Islamic Banking & Economics.
|AQD 101||Aqeedah 101|
|ETH 101||Etiquettes of Seeking Knowledge 101|
|FQH 101||Fiqh 101|
|BSA 101||Islamic Management 101|
|ECM 103||Principles of Economics (Macro and Micro)|
|ECM 104||Principles of Accounting|
|FQH 201||Fiqh 201|
|ECM 101||Islamic Economics 101|
|ECM 102||Money and Banking|
|ECM 105||Financial Management (Prerequisite: Principles of Accounting (ECM 104))|
|ECM 106||Intro to Islamic Finance|
|EDU 105||Professional Development|