IntroductIon to our FacultyThe Faculty of Islamic Studies and ArabicLanguage (FIA) is one of the four Faculties ofSouth Eastern University of Sri Lanka (SEUSL). Contd….
IntroductIon contd….The Faculty of Islamic Studies and Arabic Language (FIA) of the South Eastern University of Sri Lanka was Established in October 2005. It consists of two Departments namely : 1. Department of Islamic Studies 2. Department of Arabic Language.
To be a leading centre for theintegration of Islamic Studies and Arabic Language
To become a centre forintegration, researchand compressiveeducational excellencein the field of IslamicStudies and ArabicLanguage.
The Faculty of Islamic Studies and Arabic Language of South Eastern University of Sri Lanka has been established with the following objectives.01. To create the atmosphere and environment for prevalence of Social Harmony through the teaching of Islamic Studies and Arabic Language.02. To highlight the Islamic way of life and its values through the mechanism of cultural interactions with other communities within and without University Compound.03. To be produce graduates who are able to outline and describe the major intellectual contributions of past and present scholars in the fields of Arabic Linguistic and Literary Studies.
Objectives of the Faculty Contnd….04. To produce Graduates well versed in Arabic Language and Islamic values to find easy access to the job markets in the Arab Countries and Embassies.05. To facility the Bankers and Finance Firms to acquire knowledge and practices in the Islamic Financial System.06. To produce graduates who are able to think critically and creatively.07. To contribute best with the revelation of Islamic Judicial System in Sri Lanka, for the prevalence of Social Justice and Human Rights.
Objectives of the Faculty Contnd….08. To make this Faculty representing the image of the field in Sri Lanka.09. To impart knowledge of modern interests in Islamic Jurisprudence in the Muslim Minority Environment.10. To produce graduates who are able to communicate effectively in standard Arabic, and English
Future establIshment Department of Islamic banking and Finance - 2010 Department of Islamic Law – 2011 Department of Arabic Literature and Linguistic – 2012 Department of Foreign Language and Arabic Translation - 2015
Dean Mr. MSM. Jalaldeen Senior Lecturer, B.A. (Hons) (P’ deniya),M.Phil (P’ deniya) Phd (Waiting for result) Head Head Department of Islamic Studies Department of Arabic LanguageMr. S.M.M. Mazahir. B.A. (Hons) Mr. A.B.M. Aliyar. B.A. (Hons),(UPDN), M. Phil. (UPDN). P.G. Dip. In B.a (hons) Al-imam mohammed bin saud islamicTeaching arabic (king saud university, riyadh), university (riyadh), m.a. (u.k.m), dip. In(ksa) counseling (colombo), dip. In al-hadeeth (riyadh)
Degree Programme Duration Year of CommencementIslamic Banking and Finance 04 2008Islamic Civilization & Islamic 04 2008ThoughtsIslamic Shariyah Law 04 2009MA in Islamic Studies & Arabic 04 2011languageArabic Literature and Linguistic 04 2011
dePartment oF arabIc lanGuaGe Mr. M.S.M. Jalaldeen. B.A. (Hons), M. Phil. (UPDN) Senior Lecturer, Dean, Faculty of Islamic Studies & Arabic Language Mr. A.B.M. Aliyar. B.A. (Hons) (UPDN), M.A. (U.K.M) Senior Lecturer, Head, Dept. of Arabic Language Mr.M.H.M.Munas. B.A. (Hons) (SEUSL) M.A. (U.K.M) Senior Lecturer
dePartment oF arabIc lanGuaGe contd……… e) dy Mr.AM. Razick. B.A (Hons) (SEUSL), B.A. in Arabic language, av tuLe n S (O Saddam University for Islamic studies, Bagdad, Iraq, Lecturer Ms.MCs.Shathifa. B.A. (Hons) (SEUSL) Lecturer Mr. AR Nasar. B.A. (Hons) (SEUSL) Lecturer
dePartment oF IslamIc studIes Mr. S.M.M. Mazahir. B.A. (Hons)(UPDN), M. Phil. (UPDN) Senior Lecturer, Head , Dept of Islamic Studies Mr. M.I.M. Jazeel. u dy B.A. (Hons), M.A. (UPDN), Lecturer St ) n (O ave Reading for PhD. at U.K.M. Le Mr. M.H.M. Nairoos. B.A. (Hons) (SEUSL), M.A.(UPDN), Reading for M.A dy St u at Malaya University, Dip. In software engineering n ) (O ave Lecturer Le
currIculum Dept. of Islamic StudiesOffering Courses: Islamic Civilization & Thoughts Islamic Banking & Finance Islamic Law
currIculum Dept. of Arabic LanguageOffering Courses: Arabic Language and literature Linguistic and translation
strenGths* Only one faculty is available in the Sri Lankan University System in this field.* More than 150 students are admitted by the UGC to this faculty annually* Qualified Academic Staff from foreign universities such as Malaysia, London and Arab Countries* Library with modern facilities* Multi media facilities* Introducing of new job oriented courses
weaknesses* Non availability of scholarships for young academic staff in foreign universities* Non availability of Senior Staff for new Job Oriented Courses* Job opportunities for the graduates are very limited in Sri Lanka.* Faculty is faced with shortage of Qualified, Senior staff and well experienced academic* Industries/ Companies in this region are very limited in order to get practical training for the undergraduates.
deGrees Bachelor of Arts (BA)1. General Degree2. Special Degree Arabic Language and Literature Linguistic and Translation Islamic Civilization & Thought Islamic Banking & Finance Islamic Law
new deGreeFor IslamIc bankInGB.Sc in Islamic Banking & Finance