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Certificate in Shariah for Banking and Finance Virtual Award Ceremony

The Virtual Award Ceremony was held on Saturday, July 31, 2021 through the ZOOM application. The ceremony, which was held for the first time, was to celebrate the participants who had completed and passed the Certificate in Shariah for Banking and Finance (CSBF) course, organised by Kolej Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Selangor (KUIS).

Dr Latifa Bibi, the Director of the International Research Centre of Islamic Economics and Finance (IRCIEF), KUIS expressed her gratitude in organizing the CSBF course. “It is noteworthy to mention that Certificate in Shariah for Banking and Finance (CSBF) course is the first professional course organized by IRCIEF and KUIS, which was accredited by the Finance Accreditation Agency (FAA). Hopefully, with this reputation, CSBF will continue to flourish and attract more participants for enrolment in the future.”   

The ceremony witnessed a total of 24 award recipients for the first cohort of the course receiving their course certificates. They consist of students of higher learning institution, academics, executives, researchers and the public at large. Three of them, Encik Faris Murtadha Bin Fazial (CIMB Bank), Dr. Nur Sa’adah Binti Muhamad (UKM) and Ms. Raudha Binti Md Ramli (UiTM) were named as the recipients of the Best Participant Award with each receiving RM1,000, sponsored by the Finance Accreditation Agency (FAA).

Mr. Faris, one of the recipients of the Best Participant Award, expressed his gratitude for the opportunity to participate in the course. “Thank you so much to KUIS, IRCIEF and its trainers for conducting the Certificate in Shariah for Banking and Finance (CSBF) course. I am truly grateful and honoured to be part of the first batch of this programme. Looking forward to numerous future Shariah scholars and bankers graduating from IRCIEF and CSBF.”

Apart from that, the event also witnessed the presentation of the Full Accreditation Certificate of the course to the Acting Rector of KUIS, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd Farid Ravi Abdullah by the Chief Executive Officer of the FAA, Mr. Khairul Nizam. The FAA is a quality assurance and accreditation body supported by Bank Negara Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia) and the Securities Commission Malaysia.

Mr. Khairul Nizam also expressed his proud on the collaboration between FAA and IRCIEF. “We are extremely proud of our collaboration with IRCIEF and KUIS, especially on the accreditation of the Certificate in Shariah for Banking and Finance program. We are also extremely proud that this ceremony honored 24 participants of the program.“

The CSBF contains 11 modules related to Shariah and its application in Islamic Banking and Finance. The modules were delivered by leading experts from the Islamic Banking and Finance industry in Malaysia. This course, among others, aims to produce professionally qualified individuals in the Islamic Banking and Finance industry.

 

4th Islamic Finance Intellectual Discourse (IFID) on 6th – 8th September 2021

International Research Centre of Islamic Economics and Finance (IRCIEF), KUIS in collaboration with IRCIEF-KUIS in collaboration with Centre for Islamic Economics (CIE, IIUM), KUISCELL and IsDB will be organising 4th Islamic Finance Intellectual Discourse (IFID 2021) on 6 – 8 September 2021 (Monday – Wednesday).

It will be held at 8.30 am – 5.00 pm (Malaysia Standard Time, GMT +8) through Zoom platform. The program will bring to the theme of “Promoting Socio-Economics Justice Through Islamic Social Finance. 

The speakers on this program are invited speakers which expert in the field of Social Finance. The participants who interested to join will be able to interact with the speakers to get further insights on the relevant topics.

There are the list of Invited distinguished keynote speakers in which involved as in below:
 
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd Farid Ravi Abdullah, Acting Rector of KUIS
  • Tan Sri Prof Emeritus Dr Dzulkifli Abd Razak, Rector of IIUM
  • Yasmin Mogahed, Muslim scholar
  • Dr. Sami Al-Suwailem, Acting Director General,IsDB Institute (IsDBI)
  • Prof. Dr. Hasanuddeen Abd Aziz, Dean of KENMS, IIUM
  • Ustaz Mohd Nazri Chik, General Manager, Strategic Relation, BIMB
  • Dr. Latifa Bibi Musafar Hameed, Director IRCIEF-KUIS

The Prominent invited panelists list in which involved as in below:

  • Prof. Dr. Engku Rabiah Engku Ali, IIUM
  • Dr. Hamim Syahrum Ahmad Mokhtar, BNM
  • Assoc Prof. Dr. Mustafa Omar Mohamed, Director, CIE, IIUM
  • Prof. Dr Ahmet Faruk Aysan, Univ Hamad bin Khalifa, Qatar

The program is held with three main objectives which are:

  • To expose intellectuals, students, industry on the potential and current issues of Islamic Social Finance.
  • To explore the role of Social Finance as a catalyst for social well-being especially during economic crises.
  • To encourage the involvement of intellectual norms in society. 

 

3rd Islamic Finance Intellectual Discourse (IFID) 2019

International Research Centre of Islamic Economics and Finance (IRCIEF), KUIS in collaboration with Association of Shariah Advisors in Islamic Finance (ASAS), KUISCELL and National University of Malaysia had organized 3rd Islamic Finance Intellectual Discourse (IFID) 2019 on 24th – 26nd September 2019 at Bangi Convention Centre. There were eight (8) academics session by invited speakers has been held during the program.

The presentation slide can be dowloaded below:

Prof Dr Abdul Ghafar Ismail (Keynote Address)

Mr Abdul Rahman Mohd Yusoff

Distinguished Prof Rajah Rasiah

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Madeline Berma

Mr Celal Akar

Mr Abdul Fattah Yatim

Mr. Ahmad Hafiz Abdul Aziz

2019 Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture IRCIEF: Current Issues in Islamic Banking Industry

International Research Centre for Islamic Economics and Finance (IRCIEF) had organized the 2019 Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture IRCIEF: Current Issues in Islamic Banking Industry on 28th August 2019 at Senate Hall, Kolej Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Selangor (KUIS). The event was attended by more than 50 participants from KUIS lecturers and students.

The Public Lecture on Current Issues in Islamic Banking Industry was delivered by invited speaker, Mrs Suri Hanim Mohamed, former Chief Executive Officer, Association of Islamic Banking Institutions (AIBIM) Malaysia . The public lecture which was conducted for one hour and thirty minutes ended successfully.

 

2019 Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture IRCIEF: Shariah Risk Management

International Research Centre for Islamic Economics and Finance (IRCIEF) had organized the 2019 Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture IRCIEF: Shariah Risk Management on 18th July 2019 at Senate Hall, Kolej Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Selangor (KUIS). The event was attended by more than 100 participants from various institutions of higher learning, KUIS lecturers and students.

The Public Lecture on Shariah Risk Management was delivered by invited speaker, Mr Mohd Zikri Mohd Shairy, Senior Manager Shariah Centre of Excellence Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad (BIMB). The public lecture which was conducted for one hour and thirty minutes ended successfully.

 

The presentation slide can be downloaded here

 

1st COHORT (FAA)

 

3 MAC 2019 Module 1: Islamic Jurisprudence
Speaker : En Abdul Rahman Mohd Yusoff, Head of Shariah, OCBC Al-Amin Bank Berhad

 

9 MAC 2019
Module 2 : Introduction to Shariah and Fiqh
Speaker : En Wan Rumaizi Wan Hussin,Shariah Consultant

 

10 MAC 2019
Module 3 : Sources and Legal Deductions of Shariah Ruling
Speaker : Dr. Abdul Rahman bin A.Shukor, Shariah Comittee Member for KAF Investment Bank

 

16 MAC 2019
Module 5: Application of Fiqh Muamalat
Speaker : Ust. Mohd Nazri bin Chik, Group Chief Shariah Officer, BIMB

 

17 MAC 2019
Module 4 : Fiqh Muamalat
Speaker : Ust. Anuar Elias, Senior Manager, Shariah Risk Management, Shariah Divison, BIMB

 

13 April 2019
Module 6: Islamic Legal Maxims in Islamic Finance
Speaker: Mr. Mohd Zubir Awang, Shariah Advisor, KAF Investment Bank

 

14 April 2019
Module 7: Fiqh of Zakat
Speaker: Ust. Ahmad Husni Abdul Rahman, Senior Manager PPZ – MAIWP

 

20 April 2019
Module 8: Islamic Economics
Speaker: Dr. Wan Farisan Wan Sulaiman, Head of Section, Economics Modelling & Kajian Awam, Ministry of Finance Malaysia

 

21 April 2019
Module 9: Risk Management in Islamic Banking and Finance
Speaker: Mr. Mohd Zikri Mohd Shairy, Senior Manager, Shariah Centre of Excellence, Shariah Divison, BIMB

 

27 April 2019
Module 10: Islamic Estate Planning
Speaker: Mr. Ahmad Termizi Abdullah, Lawyer & Owner of Termizi & Co

 

28 April 2019
Module 11: Objectives of Shariah
Speaker: Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Non – Executive Director of HSBC Amanah Takaful Malaysia Berhad

 

 

2019 Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture IRCIEF

Pada 15 Februari 2019, telah dijalankan 2019 Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture IRCIEF yang bertajuk prinsip – prinsip Ekonomi menurut pandangan Imam Nursi yang telah disampaikan  oleh En. Celal Akar dari Hayrat Foudation (HAYRAT VAKFI) Malaysia & Research Fellow in Islamic Science Institute,USIM. Ceramah umum ini adalah program tahunan IRCIEF-KUIS yang dijalankan 4 kali setahun. Tujuannya adalah untuk memberi pendedahan kepada umum menegenai perkembangan dalam bidang Ekonomi dan Kewangan Islam.

2018 Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture IRCIEF-IRTI

2018 Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture IRCIEF: Urus Tadbir Agihan Zakat di Era Cyber oleh Ustaz Ahmad Husni Abdul Rahman, Penolong Pengurus PPZ – MAIWP. Program ini berlangsung pada 12 Disember 2018.

 

Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture – Rating Islamic Instruments and Financial Institutions

The 2018 Quarterly Islamic Finance Public Lecture by Mohamed Zakariya Othman entitled “Rating Islamic Instruments and Financial Institutions”; was carried out on the 31st May 2018. Some photos from the event…

The presentation can be downloaded here.

                    

Roundtable Discussion on Cryptocurrency: Issues and Solutions

On 16th April 2018, a roundtable discussion on cryptocurrency has been organized by International Research Centre of Islamic Economics and Finance (IRCIEF), KUIS in collaboration with Faculty of Science and Information Technology (FSTM), KUIS, International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) and Movement for Monetary Justice of Malaysia (MMJ). The programme took place at International Islamic University College of Selangor (KUIS) from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

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