Islamic finance courses

Certified Islamic Finance Expert (CIFE)

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Islamic banking and finance is the fastest expanding industry, with a growth rate of above 20%. The Islamic finance market requires 80,000 qualified experts to fulfil these demands. Considering the required professional skills that employers are seeking today, AIMS designed the Certified Islamic Finance Expert (or CIFE). It is a globally recognized and career oriented Islamic finance certification. It is ideal for job seekers, and a best choice of professionals looking for promotion or a switch. This Islamic finance qualification keeps a good balance between theoretical studies and practical experience. CIFE comprises five Islamic finance courses and Islamic banking courses online, which are offered through an interactive and self paced learning system.

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CIFE is AAOIFI shariah compliant & developed by renowned shariah scholars. You learn to implement latest market trends.

CIFE Objective

Program Overview

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Islamic Finance Certification – At a Glance

Study Mode Online and Self paced learning.
Estimated Duration 2-3 months.
Registration Validity 8 Months.
Study Resources

Interactive online lectures.

5 comprehensive study manual.

24/7 Academic support by Shairah scholars.

Islamic Finance e-Library.

Ten Online Assignments.

Number of Islamic banking courses Five (5) [Download CIFE Course Outline]
Study Requirements 10-12 hours per week.
Islamic Finance Certificate Awarded

Certified Islamic Finance Expert (CIFE), and

Certified Takaful Professional (CTP).


    Islamic banking and finance courses in CIFE are delivered online through an interactive learning system. Lectures, study manuals, library, assignments and faculty support is available all the time.

  • Step-1: Register Online

    Visit our website and complete the online enrollment form. Within 48 hours, you will receive login details and access to the study material.

  • Step-2: Study Online

    You study at your own pace, and submit online assignments as per your convenient day and time. CIFE students are required to complete 10 assignments.

  • Step-3: Pass and Graduate

    Once you finish the lectures and assignments, simply email an exam request, which is taken online. Pass score is 65%.

Globally Recognized

AIMS' Islamic finance certificate is a well reputed UK qualification, and recognized among employers all over the world. It develops all the skills needed to manage Islamic financial products and services.

Job Oriented

Our CIFE graduates have a track record of presenting higher skills, and securing better positions. CIFE is suitable for professionals seeking a career growth and individuals searching Islamic finance job.

Self-Scheduled Learning

You study online at your own pace, scheduled around work and family. Each course encompasses a specific body of knowledge and practice that prepares you for rewarding positions.

Leads to Higher Qualifications

Certified Islamic Finance Expert (CIFE) comprises five Islamic banking and finance courses. 15-credit hours of CIFE are transferred to Diploma in Islamic Finance and Master in Islamic Finance programs.


Our Students’ Say!

I am a commerce graduate and I was seeking a career oriented qualification in Islamic finance. I thoroughly researched and then I chose AIMS’ Certified Islamic Finance Expert, because it is the best Islamic finance certification available. It is well-recognized and develop skills required to join the Islamic finance profession. The Islamic finance courses online offered by AIMS are easy to understand. I found CIFE an excellent Islamic finance qualification, and I will recommend it to anyone seeking to develop knowledge and skills in Islamic finance.

Junaid A. Abbasi, Credit Manager

Chanton Group, United Kingdom.

Who Should Attend?

This Islamic finance qualification is ideal for those seeking career and growth as:

  • Islamic Banker
  • Islamic Finance Expert
  • Takaful Professional
  • Shariah Auditor
  • Accounting Professional
  • College Lecturer

CIFE Salary Outlook

CIFE may increase earning potential by opening the door to new management opportunities. A survey of 12,000+ professionals in 25+ countries showed the following estimated results:

Trainee/Credit Analyst: $40,000
Junior Officer: $60,000
Manager: $110,000
Financial Analyst: $125,000

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