The Islamic finance market has grown by a factor of six in the last decade, due to its strong transparency and the real concept of profit and loss sharing. Recruiters are observing 70 per cent growth in demand for skilled professionals, in both Muslim and Non-Muslim countries. With the understanding of market needs, AIMS designed the Masters in Islamic banking and finance online program in 2008, to produce top executives for the Islamic finance market. This MBA Islamic finance degree has a proven track record for presenting candidates with a desire to succeed. Graduates present solid skills and perform leading roles to establish and manage Islamic finance companies. Masters in Islamic finance studies keeps a holistic balance between theory and practice, and students learn to implement their studies into the real world.

masters in Islamic banking and finance

Program Objective !

Learn to articulate Shariah principles and to implement strategic processes, in Islamic banking and finance.

MBA Islamic Finance at a Glance

Mode of StudyOnline and Self paced learning.
Average Duration12 months.
ValidityTwo years.
Study ResourcesOnline Interactive lectures.
Comprehensive Study manuals.
24/7 faculty support from Shariah experts.
Islamic Finance e-Library.
Online Assignments.
Courses to Study13 courses & a Project in Islamic finance.
Study Requirements10 – 12 hours of studies in a week.
Final AssessmentAssignments [25%], final exam [50%] and project [25%].
BonusCIB & CIFE certifications on completion of Semester-I, and,
Master Diploma on completion of Semester-II.
Degree AwardedMBA in Islamic Banking and Finance.


Students add quality credentials to their resume, before they complete their full MBA. The curriculum of mba Islamic finance includes the coursework of diploma in Islamic banking, CIFE (Islamic finance courses) and CIB (Islamic banking courses). Lectures are media rich, and they cover many examples and case studies.

In their project, students are required to develop product for an Islamic bank or takaful company. This project examines students’ skills and capabilities.

Salaries of MBA in Islamic Finance degree holders depend on several factors, including experience, location, past qualification, and interpersonal skills. Below is a salary range of employees with AIMS’ masters degree in Islamic banking and finance:

EducationMasters in Islamic Finance and Banking
Yearly Job Growth7%.
Salaries$72,000 – $195,000.

Masters in Islamic Banking and Finance is taught by animated study contents, and students study anywhere and anytime, as per their convenience. Academic support is available to the students from the leading Islamic finance scholars.

Syllabus of the 45 credit hours MBA Islamic finance is updated on regular basis. It is designed by well-known Shariah scholars, who fully know latest market trends.

This program is specially designed for,

  • Bankers and Finance Professionals.
  • Investment Advisor and Analysts.
  • Auditors and Accountants.
  • Lawyers and Consultants.
  • People who are involved in Teaching & Research.
  • Graduates who are willing to join Islamic Finance.
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Islamic finance demo lecture

Have Question?


    Our e-Learning system has made earning the degree in Islamic banking and finance an interesting activity. We offer an exclusive learning environment that allows you to schedule your studies between work and family.

    If you fulfil the eligibility criteria, complete our online admission form. Once your Islamic finance master degree application is approved, you will get the login details, within the next 48 hours.

    Once enrolled, you will have access to study resources, through your online student portal. msc islamic banking and finance degree students have full access to e-lectures, e-manuals, assignments, e-library and the MBA Islamic Finance faculty. These multiple study resources improve and increase your skills. You study at your own pace and submit the assignments as per your convenient day and time.

    Taking the exams means, measuring your skills and knowledge of the subject you have been studying. On completion of each semester, you need to sit for an exam, which will assess specific areas of understanding and skill-sets. Exam questions are MCQs type and Final Results are calculated from scores in Assignments and the Final Exam. After the marking has finished, you will receive a transcript, which shows how well you have done. Pass percentage to achieve an Islamic finance degree is 65%, and average students score 85% in the final exam.


    Our Student Say!

    “Masters in Islamic Finance program helped me learn everything needed to become a “Master” of this field. The courses and study materials are well-organized. AIMS has designed excellent interactive lectures and study e-manuals. Assignments are also very useful, and each topic is explained well. My MBA project developed necessary skills, required to implement my studies into the real world. Choosing AIMS to achieve a degree in Islamic banking and finance was a wise decision.”

    Tovah Mutukura, Finance Advisor

    Kubota, Australia.