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.
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.
Donoso, Isaac J. (2013). Islamic Far East: Ethnogenesis of Philippine Islam. Quezon City, Philippines: University of the Philippines Press. Islam is a universal civilization built on the foundations of the classical world that has spread to the four corners of the earth. This book, Islamic Far…
We welcome guests and participants to the Seminar on COntemporary Issues in Muslim Education to be held on August 13, 2018 at the Balay Kalinaw, UP Diliman. It is co-sponsored and co-organized between UP-IIS and International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT).