Soon to launch are the academic journal entitled, ‘Journal for the Islamic Studies in Southeast Asia’, and the book series entitled, ‘Islam in Southeast Asia’. The publication projects will focus on theory, research and critical views on the state of theorizing, researching, and studying Islam’s relations to social sciences in Southeast 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.
On January 16, 2018, the faculty members of the Institute of Islamic Studies met UP President Danilo L. Concepción and UPD Chancellor Michael L. Tan to discuss prospects for a new IIS building.
The UP Institute of Islamic Studies Research Division, the UP Open University Faculty of Education and the Research Association for Islamic Social Sciences Inc. cordially invites you to a two-part event: the seminar-discussion, Research Methodology and Teaching Research in the Social Sciences and the…
Armed conflicts, developed overtime, have egregiously impacted human lives, largely from sophisticated weaponry and use of human shields anchored by psychedelic and blinded beliefs. Efforts and mechanisms laid down by communal, sometime universal actuations, to disparage and delimit humanitarian crisis are put in motion….