International Islamic University of Malaysia
higher education institution in Malaysia.
International Islamic University of Malaysia - Description
The IIUM strength lies in its academic programmes, student and staff composition, human capital, and facilities. Being a pioneer University that promotes Islamization and Integration, IIUM offers integrated curriculums in all its academic programmes – sciences and non-sciences. The quality of academic programmes is of high standard and is guaranteed through accreditation by relevant professional bodies. Moreover, the efficiency and effectiveness in service delivery in the context of teaching and learning is maintained through various core processes certified by ISO9001:2000 quality management system. Apart from its high-standard academic programmes, the IIUM has well-structured co-curricular programmes and activities. In light of these strengths, the IIUM positions itself well in producing graduates of high ethical standards and with necessary skills required by the market, in line with the government’s emphasis on human capital embedded with needed social capital. With English (and Arabic in certain programmes) as a medium of instruction, IIUM students possess high levels of English proficiency. The market acceptance of IIUM programmes is reflected by high percentage of graduates employed at the time of convocation. Indeed, the programmes by IIUM are also internationally recognized. The IIUM has high percentage of academic staff with Ph.D. qualification and well-balanced distribution of research...