INCEIF was founded by Bank Negara Malaysia. It is a leading global university for Islamic finance with AACSB accreditation, making it a truly world class university for postgraduate Islamic finance programmes. With this accreditation, INCEIF joins the top five per cent of business schools in the world. 

INCEIF provides rigorous academic programmes such as Masters in Islamic Finance Practice (MIFP), MSc in Islamic Finance and PhD in Islamic Finance, at the frontier of research, giving you the opportunity to develop advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers.


Islamic Banking

Bridge the gap between theory and practice, and familiarizing to the broader Islamic banking/Takaful community. The projects will include:
i) Marketing Research
ii) Business Strategy
iii) Risk Management
iv) Consumer Banking

Prof. Dr. Saiful Rosly
Subject Matter Expert in Islamic Banking

Social Finance

Islamic Social Finance promotes a cornerstone of Islamic Economics - socio-economic empowerment and upliftment – through ethical ideals as premised in Islamic law. We intend to offer potential solutions and supervise the implementation of these solutions through impact-driven initiatives and objectives.

Asst. Prof. Dr. Ziyaad Mahomed
Subject Matter Expert in Social Finance                                          
Capital Market

Capital markets is focused on rejuvenating Islamic Capital Markets through emphasis on the philosophy of risk sharing. A key objective is to innovate new instruments based on the risk sharing concepts of Mudarabah and Musyarakah.

Prof. Dr. Obiyathulla Ismath Bacha
Subject Matter Expert in Capital Market
Financial Engineering

Financial Engineering is the application of the theories of economics and finance, mathematical modeling, data mining and computer programming for solving problems of finance. Financial engineering in particular consists in the mathematical design of financial instruments for solving problems specified by the end users, as well as the calibration, testing, hedging of these instruments.

Prof. Dr. Belal Ehsan  Baaquie
Subject Matter Expert in Capital Market



"INCEIF equipped me with the right tools, knowledge and connections to kick start my career in banking. The curriculum comprehensively covers the essentials of banking and finance in general, with an in-depth discourse on the Islamic side of the business. With highly industry-experienced and renowned academicians, you can always trust INCEIF to guide you in your Islamic Finance journey.”</span>

Muhammad ‘Arif Hodori, INCEIF Alumni
Management Associate, United Overseas Bank Limited

"I found out that INCEIF has a very strong faculty consisting of outstanding academicians and industry players, great programmes with fantastic course structures delivered via various methods e.g. mini case study, group project, video, briefing by industry players, inter-varsity debate, etc. The frequent industry talks provide an avenue for students to have a better understanding of the opportunities and challenges in Islamic Finance, latest industry trends, update research works, regulatory expectation and exchanges of ideas. I visited the KMC and I really love its huge physical and online collections of resources. The diversity of students provide a good mix of cultures, respect, integrity and most of all we are united by our passion for Islamic Finance. I end up learning a ton from others. I have met some of my good friends here that I will have for the rest of my life.”</span>
Foo Toon Yin, INCEIF Alumni
Senior Internal Shariah Audit Manager, HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad
INCEIF was founded by Bank Negara Malaysia (Central Bank of Malaysia) - A global university from the industry for the industry.

Highly Regarded
INCEIF programmes are AACSB accredited, putting it in the top 5% of business schools in the world

The SETARA 5 rating puts INCEIF on the top quadrant of institutions in Malaysia
The curriculum is driven by practical content with input from the industry
Fit your learning around your job and lifestyle (for MIFP and PCIF). Study at your own time, at home, at work anywhere at your convenience.
With students and alumni from more than 148 countries. INCEIF offers a truly global experience


International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF)
Company No. 200501036588 (718736-K) 
Lorong Universiti A, 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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