Since 2005 the International Program Universitas Islam Indonesia (IP UII) has offered a semester-long Islamic studies program with the option to specialize in Islamic Business, Islamic Law or Islamic Society. Subjects are taught in English. This is a unique opportunity to study at an Islamic university in the world’s largest Muslim-majority nation.
1. Islamic Business
Students can study a number of subjects including Syariah Financial Accounting and Business Ethics from an Islamic Perspective. The experience will give participants greater insight into the Indonesian economy, and a deeper understanding of how Muslim values and laws can and do affect approaches to business, particularly inIndonesia.
2. Islamic Law
Students can study subjects such as Introduction to Islamic Law and Islamic Criminal Law to gain an understanding of Islamic legal principles and issues. Participants will learn about the historical development of Islamic Law and its contemporary application in an Indonesian context.
3. Islamic Society
Subjects including Islamic Teaching (Religious Practice) and Islamic Thought & Civilization allow students to explore the relationship between religion and society and gain an understanding of the important role that Islam plays in the lives of many Indonesians. Students can also study Indonesian Language and Culture to learn the skills to communicate effectively in Bahasa Indonesia and to adapt to life in-country. In addition to Indonesian, Arabic Language and Culture is also available.