Continuing Education Programme - 2019

The Department of Communtiy Relations (DCR) at The Institute of Ismaili Studies (IIS) is pleased to announce the launch of the third cycle of its Continuing Education Programme (CEP). In 2019 we will be offering the following six short courses.



Programme Dates

(both days inclusive)

Application Deadline

Introduction to Islam

27 – 31 July 2019

31 March 2019

Shi‘i Islam: Thought, Beliefs and Practices

3 – 7 August 2019

The Shari‘ainfo-icon: Development of Fiqhinfo-icon and Ethics in Muslim Contexts

10 – 15 August 2019

Trends in Education about Islam: Opportunities and Challenges

19 – 23 August 2019

The Qur’aninfo-icon and its Interpretations

27 – 31 August 2019

Exploring Ismaili History: Walking in the Footsteps of the Fatimidsinfo-icon

21 – 25 October 2019



These courses are designed to introduce participants to a social, cultural and civilisational approach to the study of Islam and Muslim societies, with a particular focus on Ismaili contexts. The programme aims to provide a forum in which participants and faculty can develop frameworks and vocabulary to engage with the issues explored during the programme.

Eligibility Criteria: The programme is open to members of the Jamatinfo-icon with an undergraduate degree and proficiency in English.

Course Catalogue can be accessed by clicking on the image to the left.

Online Application: Please click here. 

For further information, you may write to:

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