• Why Should I choose AIMS?

    Academy for International Modern Studies or AIMS has established its robust standing internationally for professional qualifications, for over a decade. AIMS is based in UK and it has maintained a solid promise, and has trained thousands of professionals in more than 160 countries.


    Equal excellence of instructive resources and range of high-quality programs, ensure its professional success. All our programs are accredited and recognised by government authorities in the United Kingdom.


  • I have no experience in Islamic finance. Is this program suitable for me?

    Participants do not need any prior knowledge or experience in Islamic finance. All programs starts from the fundamentals concepts of Islamic banking and finance.


  • Is this a "Job Oriented" qualification?

    Yes! Our Islamic banking and finance learning contents are designed professionally, with the mutual efforts of highly-qualified faculty and well-experienced practitioners. All programs keeps a holistic balance between theory and practice. Since Islamic finance is a practical field, most of the study contents are explained with the help of case studies.


    So, our Islamic banking and finance programs makes you are ready for a promotion or better opportunity. Due to this reason, AIMS graduates have excellent reputation in the industry and we produce “Better Graduates”.


  • This is my first e-Learning experience. What are the benefits?

    With the help of our faculty and latest e-Learning technologies, we have made the hard topics, easy to understand. Our learning system allows you to study at per your convenience. You get full and 24/7 access to the Interactive Lectures, Comprehensive Manuals, Assignments, One-on-One Faculty Support, and e-Library.


  • Who Award the CIFE and MDIF certifications?

    Academy for International Modern Studies (AIMS) awards the Certified Islamic Banker (CIB), Certified Islamic Finance Expert (CIFE) and Master Diploma in Islamic Finance (MDIF) certifications, and it is registered with UK Registered learning provider. UKRLP is a government register to verify learning providers in the UK, and is also used by following government departments and agencies:


    • Learning and Skills Council
    • UCAS that Promote Higher Education Patterns in UK
    • Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE)
    • Skills Funding Agency
    • Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA)

    CIFE/MDIF programs are also equivalent to 15/24 credit hours of graduate studies. These credits may be transferred to any local or international university/college for higher education.


  • What is the accreditation status of AIMS' PhD and MBA in Islamic Finance degrees?

    Our degree programs are affiliated with both University of America (USA) and California University FCE (USA). On completion of your PhD/MBA, you have an option of requesting a degree from any of these institutions. Both institutions are accredited internationally by government recognized educational bodies. Their degrees are accepted by educational institutions & employers, all over the world.


    Click here for more details on these accreditation bodies.

  • What are the Key Features of AIMS' qualifications?

    • Career oriented qualifications recognized by employers, worldwide
    • Flexible, highly interactive, and easy to understand learning contents
    • Programs are designed by leading scholars and project management practitioners

Our Students Say!

My studies at AIMS has been life-changing. The curriculum are led by outstanding lecturers and learning experience was excellent. Programs are well structured and learning experience was a “Great Adventure”. The contents are excellent and the teaching methodology is very interesting. I always urge my collegues to make the right choice of enrolling here.

Han Choi-Yan Lo Malaysia

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