UP-IIS publications include “International Journal of Islam in Asia” (Brill Publishers) and “Islam in Southeast Asia Series” (Palgrave Macmillan). The focus of these international publications is on theory, research and critical views on the state of theorizing, researching, and studying Islam’s relations to bodies of knowledge concentrating on Asia.
The Master of Arts in Islamic Studies is the leading Islamic Studies degree program in the Philippines and taught by distinguished scholars of their respective expertise. It is two and a half years program that equips the students with knowledge skills grounded on a complementing harmony of revealed knowledge and rational knowledge.
Research at UP IIS focuses on four concentrations which complemented the graduate program: (1) History, Culture and Society of Muslims in the Philippines, (2) Islamic Law (specifically, Muslim Personal Laws of the Philippines), (3) International Relations (siyar) of the Muslim World, and (4) Islamic Thought and Civilization.
The English Access Microscholarship Program (Access) provides a foundation of English language skills to bright, economically disadvantaged students, primarily aged 13 to 20, in their home countries. Access programs give participants English skills that may lead to better jobs and educational prospects. Participants also…
Congratulations to Dr Nassef Manabilang Adiong for being selected to a very competitive Chevening fellowship at the University of Oxford. The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies admitted only 3 fellows out of thousands of applicants around the world.