Institute of Islamic Studies, University of the Philippines-Diliman


UP Institute of Islamic Studies scholarships to MA applicants shall depend upon:

1. Accumulated grade weighted average (GWA) or grade point average (GPA) of the applicant’s bachelor’s or Master’s degree, i.e., not less than 2.0 (in a one-point scale, 1.00 being the highest); not less than 3.00 (in a four-point scale, 4.00 being the highest); or not less than B or BB (in Letter grading system, i.e. A+ or AA being the highest).

2. Academic or work experience; for instance, competent background in Islamic Studies, knowledge of Arabic and English languages, and competent social sciences and humanities background or training.

Types of Scholarships
Scholarship Qualifications
1. IIS Scholarship 1. Considered after 1 semester of good scholastic standing – GWA of 1.75 or better. 2. Maintaining grade of 1.75/semester, with a maximum of 9 enrolled units; No grade of incomplete, 4.0, or 5.0. 3. Inability to finance studies.
2. Presidential Leadership and other Scholarships Subject to University selection process and scholarship particulars; Application forms are at the Office of Scholarships and Student Services (OSS), temporarily located at the 2nd Flr. of Virata Hall, ISSI Building.
Other Forms of Financial Assistance
Assistance Eligibility
1. Graduate Assistant (GA) 1.Currently on coursework 2.Not “on Residence”.
2. Student Loan Available at the Office of Scholarship and Grant (OSG), temporarily located at the 2nd Flr. of Virata Hall, ISSI Building.
List of available scholarships:

Rooms 302-306, 3rd Floor, Vinzons Hall
UP Campus, Diliman, Quezon City
1101 Metro Manila

Socialized Tuition (ST) System – Diliman / Student and Graduate Assistantship
Room 303
UPD VoIP (632) 981-8500 local 4505

Government and Private Funded Scholarships
Room 302
UPD VoIP (632) 981-8500 local 4506

Student Loans
Room 305
UPD VoIP (632) 981-8500 local 4504