The Global Body for Professional Certification and Accreditation for Islamic Finance Education

ICIFE aims to increase and maintain the professionalism of the educators in Islamic Finance field at the national and international level.


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  • To be the Premier global organization for providing dynamic leadership in quality assurance and enhancement of Islamic Finance Education worldwide.
  • To make significant contributions to the intellectual domains of Islamic Finance and other relevant fields of professional practice.
  • To design and develop world class curriculum for Islamic Finance Education.
  • To review and update Islamic Finance curriculum continuously for being relevant to market needs
  • To develop training modules for knowledge and skills development of talents for teaching and training students and professionals in Islamic finance.
  • To offer professional development and certification programs to academics and practitioners in the field of Islamic Finance.
  • To develop and implement a globally recognized accreditation program for Islamic Finance courses & programs.
  • To organize professional and scholarly conferences, seminars, symposia, colloquia and other forums for sharing knowledge and professional experience in Islamic Finance.
  • To publish text and reference books, journals, magazines, newsletter and disseminate those to the relevant people.

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Join ICIFE as a Member!

Benefits of joining as a member

Professional Recognition

Indicate that you have reached a certain level of expertise with respect to Islamic Finance Education

Lend credence to your position and stature

This professional recognition will lend credence to your position and stature as a practitioner or an academician, particularly for your upward mobility in your workplace or for your future career advancement in related institutions locally or globally.

Information and Advice

ICIFE has a pool of experts and those well informed in Islamic banking & Finance

Tap into & Network

Network and get connected to respective scholars, practitioners and policy makers. Get reliable and up-to-date information and advice on the recognition, accreditation and authenticity of curricula in Islamic Banking and Finance and the related areas.


Get published in monthly Electronic newsletters and quarterly published magazine/journals

Get Your Work Published

Get published in monthly Electronic newsletters and quarterly published magazine/journals. These publications are in its planning stage and will eventually be e-mailed and / or distributed accordingly to Council members.


Participate in specialised programmes and courses organised for the benefit of ICIFE members and associates

Be Part of the ICIFE Family

Participate in specialised programmes and courses organised for the benefit of ICIFE members and associates in the field of Islamic Banking & Finance and its related areas.

Career Development

Enrol in short-term courses and training programmes conducted by ICIFE’s associates worldwide at members' prices

Keep Abreast with Education Developments

Be continually updated on current degree level and post-graduate programmes conducted by ICIFE members and its associates.

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Opportunity to become a mentor to younger members

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Opportunity to mentor younger members and assist them to develop further in their respective fields of study in the area of Islamic Banking & Finance and its related areas.

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