Academy for International Modern Studies or AIMS has established its robust standing internationally for professional qualifications, for over a decade. AIMS is based in UK and it has maintained a solid promise, and has trained thousands of professionals in more than 160 countries. Equal excellence of instructive resources and range of high-quality programs, ensure its professional success.

Here are the key features:

  • UK Accredited and globally recognized programs.
  • Qualifications are recognized by institutions and employers, around the globe.
  • Flexible, highly interactive, and easy to understand learning contents.
  • Programs are designed by leading scholars and practitioners.

Participants do not need any prior knowledge or experience in Islamic banking or Islamic finance. All the programs start from the fundamentals concepts of Islamic economics.

Our programs keep holistic balance between theory and practice. Our study material is designed with the mutual efforts of highly-qualified faculty and well-experienced practitioners. Since Islamic banking and finance is a practical field, our study contents are full of real-world case studies.

AIMS is committed to produce “Better Graduates”. Our programs are best suited for professionals who are seeking promotion, as well as for graduates who are seeking career in Islamic banking and finance industry.

With the help best e-Learning technologies and contents, we have made the online learning easy to understand. Our learning system allows you to study anywhere, anytime, per your convenience. Students have 24/7 access to the Interactive Lectures, Comprehensive Manuals, Assignments, One-on-One Faculty Support, and e-Library. As a student, you complete your assignments and appear in the examination as per your own schedule.

Complete learning methodology is explained here:

Academy for International Modern Studies (AIMS) awards the Certified Islamic Banker (CIB), Certified Islamic Finance Expert (CIFE) and Master Diploma in Islamic Finance (MDIF) certifications. AIMS is a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) accredited institution, which is a well-recognized accreditation system of UK. CPD confirms that AIMS’ learning activities has been scrutinized to ensure integrity and quality.

AIMS is registered with UK Registered learning provider. UKRLP is a government register to verify learning providers in the UK, and is also used by following government departments and agencies:

  • Learning and Skills Council
  • UCAS that Promote Higher Education Patterns in UK
  • Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE)
  • Skills Funding Agency
  • Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA)

CIFE/MDIF programs are also equivalent to 15/24 credit hours of graduate studies. These credits may be transferred to AIMS’ MBA in Islamic Banking and Finance, or to any local or international university/college for higher education.

MBA in Islamic Banking and Finance and PhD in Islamic Finance programs are offered by AIMS, in collaboration with University of America (USA). University of America is accredited by several UK Government recognized accreditation bodies, such as EBMA (an only established awarding body in the UK to accredit qualifications in business management), ASIC-UK (recognised by UK Home Office and is listed in the US CHEA’s directory of recognised international accrediting agencies), and ATHE (a national awarding and accrediting body recognized by the UK Government through Ofqual).

Our Student Say!

“I already hold a Masters Degree, but I felt that I could cope with the more demanding aspects in my field, and was looking for something more structured. It was wonderful experience learning with AIMS. Apart from Online Lectures, books were a great help too. The learning structure designed by AIMS for self-paced learning is excellent. I have studied online from another institution in past, but my experience with AIMS is very pleasant and unforgettable.”

Hazel Simantov