The Islamic College
Key Course Facts
BA (Hons) Islamic Studies, validated by Middlesex University, provides you with an opportunity to study the foundation and development of Islamic knowledge from a broad and multidisciplinary perspective. Arabic Language modules will equip students with the necessary skills required to access primary Arabic sources in order to perform their independent reading and research. Students are also exposed to a variety of Sunni, Shia, Orientalist and other views and encouraged to engage in critical thinking and to adopt an academic approach to their studies. At the same time The Islamic College emphasises the spiritual aspects of Islam and wishes to inspire students to endeavour to moral and ethical excellence. The course includes core modules on Islamic studies, while giving you the flexibility to choose from a broad selection of related courses on Islam and Muslim society. The course is suited for students who plan to continue their education at the graduate level in Islamic studies or related disciplines, as well as for those interested in obtaining a BA before going on to other fields or professions. Our dedicated lecturers provide expertise in areas ranging from Qur’anic sciences, Islamic law and jurisprudence, and Islamic economics to current issues in the Muslim world with special reference to Muslims in Europe.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Islamic studies, DipHE, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.
Tuition Fees Islamic studies DipHE
|England UK||£6000||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£6000||year 1|
Average student cost of living in London
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
How to apply
January 1, 2024
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Possible Entry Points:
- year 1 (Default entry point)
About The Islamic College
The Islamic College is a theological education provider located in London, specialising in Shia Islamic Studies. Applicants can expect to find a range of Undergraduate and Graduate degree courses, which have been reviewed and validated by Middlesex University.
Student composition of The Islamic College
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Islam in the 21st Century CertHE||University of Wales||-||-||-||£9000||£13500||-||Cardiff||On campus Full-time|
|Islamic studies DipHE||The Islamic College||-||-||-||£6000||£8900||-||London||On campus Full-time|
|Islam in Contemporary Britain PgDip||Cardiff University||-||-||-||-||-||-||Cardiff||On campus Full-time|