Awarding Institution: 

Awarded by SEGi

Full Time Duration: 
2 to 2½ years
Intake Dates: 
April / July / October


The growth of the Islamic Banking industry has proved to be exponential for the past decade in all parts of the world. Modern Islamic Banking is relatively new to the industry, as it started during the 1950s. According to Ernst & Young, their assets pertaining to the business have reached a staggering $826 billion throughout the world. The growth of the industry is advancing at a steady pace, and this calls for more industry ready graduates.

At SEGi, the Diploma in Islamic Banking provides students the knowledge and skills needed, with the focus on the fundamentals of Islamic Banking. Students can expect to gain a greater understanding of the practical implementation of Islamic finance principles in the real world.

Upon completion of the programme, students will possess industry ready skills and academic knowledge that will give them the edge to succeed in the industry.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the Diploma in Islamic Banking can look forward to a bright future in this growing industry. They will be able to seek employment as officers in government departments and as assistant banking officers in the Islamic banking sector, financial sector and in muamalat consultancy (wills, investment, zakat).

Entry Requirements

  • SPM
  • O-Levels
  • SM2 or equivalent (any 3 SPM credits, SM3)

Programme Modules

Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Business Mathematics
  • Information Technology
  • General Language Training
  • Islamic Studies/Moral Studies
  • Malaysian Studies
  • Academic English
  • Microeconomics
  • Aqidah and Akhlaq
  • Principles of Management
  • Islamic Finance and Banking
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
  • Insurance and Takaful
  • Business Communication
  • Islamic Financial System
  • Al Fiqh Muamalat
  • Business Statistics
  • Islamic Economics
  • Financial Products in Islamic Banking
  • Financial Accounting 1
  • Business Law
  • Macroeconomics
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
  • Cost Accounting
  • Financial Accounting 2
  • Financial Planning and Management
  • Industrial Training