Institute of Islamic Studies, University of the Philippines-Diliman


MA courses offered cover a range of subjects in Islam, particularly in the fields of Islamic Law and Jurisprudence, International Relations, Political Thought, History, Philosophy, and courses on Muslim-Filipino History, Culture and Society.

List of IIS courses related to Shari’ah Bar Exam:

  • IS 271: Persons, Family Relations and Property
  • IS 251: Islamic Law and Jurisprudence
  • IS 275: Succession and Inheritance
  • IS 291: Special Court Procedure

Requirements and Application Procedures:

Submit the following the IIS SRE at the IIS Office of the College Secretary, Virata Hall, ISSI Building, E. Jacinto St., University of the Philippines, Diliman:

  • Transcript of Records
  • PSA Authenticated Birth Certificate
Shari'ah Lecturers

From 2014 to 2022, the IIS continuously produced new Shari’ah Lawyers with six students who top the Shari’ah Bar Examination, namely:

  • Luqman Bin Usman Imam (Top 3, 2015 Shari’ah Bar Exam)
  • Johayra A. Datlan ( Top 1, 2016 Shari’ah Br Exam)
  • Camar M. Bato (Top 8, 2016 Shari’ah Bar Exam)
  • Benyamen S.H. Sali (Top 5, 2018 Shari’ah Bar Exam)
  • Ramayan Saidamern (Top 2, 2020 Shari’ah Bar Exam)
  • Nornisah Taha (Top 10, 2020 Shari’ah Bar Exam)
IIS 2020 Shari'ah Bar Passers
  1. Gurham Adan
  2. Halil Unda Badarol
  3. Analiza Flores
  4. Amer Ibrahim
  5. Farhana Jainal
  6. Alex Malang
  7. Mahid Mangondaya
  8. Bahja Tarusan Musanif
  9. Ramayana Saidamern
  10. Nornisah Taha
IIS 2022 Shari'ah Bar Passers
  1. Asmin P. Abdullah
  2. Nashiba P. Arimao
  3. Alaysa B. Asahry
  4. Jalina B. Pumbaya
  5. Jamina B. Pumbaya
  6. Nafisah H. Radiamoda