MASTER’S IN ISLAMIC ECONOMICS & FINANCE

Our MAEF Master’s in Islamic Economics & Finance program encompasses two different components.  Completing the two components successfully (total of 36 credit hours Courses + Comprehensive Exam) would entitle the candidate to earn a Master’s Degree in Islamic Economics & Finance. While completing the first year courses only will result in an industrial qualification called Guidance College CIFP (Post Baccalaureate Certificate of Islamic Finance Professional).

Post Baccalaureate Certificate of Islamic Finance Professional

Year One Courses (18 Credit Hours – Full Time)

Spring Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCr. Hrs.Pre-Requisites
MAEF610Research Methodology3None
MAEF620Islamic Economics3None

Summer Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCr. Hrs.Pre-Requisites
MAEF630Islamic Finance Principles3None
MAEF640Accounting For Islamic Institutions 3None

Fall Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCr. Hrs.Pre-Requisites
MAEF650Islamic Capital Market3None
MAEF660Islamic Financial Transactions I3None

Year Two Courses (18 Credit Hours – Full Time)

Spring Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCr. Hrs.Pre-Requisites
MAEF710Islamic Finance Contracts3None
MAEF720Islamic Financial Transactions II3EMIF660

Summer Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCr. Hrs.Pre-Requisites
MAEF730Islamic Corporate Finance3None
MAEF740Islamic Banking3None

Fall Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCr. Hrs.Pre-Requisites
MAEF750Risk Management in Islamic Institutions3None
MAEF760Islamic Portfolio Management3None
MAEF770Comprehensive ExamComplete Required Courses