Faculty of Islamic Contemporary Studies

Upon completion of this program, student should be able to:

  • Explain the science of Usuluddin based on turath and contemporary sources.

  • Explain the concept and basis of the knowledge of faith and sufism scientifically based on the understanding of Ahl Sunnah wa al-Jama’ah.

  • Track the methods of reasoning and argumentation related to issues of faith, sufism and comparative religion based on the methodology that has been outlined by authoritative scholars.

  • Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills in interacting with the community.

  • Demonstrate effective communication skills in interacting with the community.

  • Demonstrate digital skills to ensure that the concept of lifelong learning can be applied in careers and society.

  • Demonstrate numerical skills in analyzing data related to the field of Usuluddin.

  • Practicing leadership talents with integrity in daily life.

  • Demonstrate personal skills in continuous self-development.

  • Practice entrepreneurial skills in career development related to the field of Usuluddin.

  • Justify every process and action based on ethical values and professionalism in the field of Usuluddin.
  • Educational
  • Imam
  • Religious Officer
  • Lawyer of Syarie
  • Head of Islamic Religion
  • Administrative Officer
  • Halal officer
  • Wealth Advisor
  • Arabic Translator
  • Researcher
  • Penghayatan Etika dan Peradaban
  • Fiqh Ibadat
  • English I
  • Akidah dan Akhlak
  • Al-Tafsir
  • Al-Aqidah al-Islamiyyah
  • Fiqh al-Ibadat
  • Al-Qiraah
  • Al-Mantiq
  • Fiqh al-Muamalat
  • Al-Qawaid al-Arabiyyah
  • Al-Muhadathah I
  • Al-Hadith
  • Madkhal Ulum al-Quran
  • Mustalah al-Hadis
  • Al-Akhlak wa al-Tasawwuf
  • Fiqh al-Munakahat
  • Fiqh al-Sirah
  • Usul al-Fiqh
  • Al-Kitabah wa Al-Ta’bir
  • Al-Muhadathah II
  • Al-Dakwah al-Islamiyyah
  • Bahasa Asing
  • English II
  • Tajwid al-Quran
  • Al-Balaghah
  • Aplikasi Teknologi dalam Pengajian Islam
  • Al-Aqidah al-Islamiyyah II
  • Al-Tasawwuf al-Islami
  • Al-Firaq al-Islami
  • Al-Madkhal Ila al-Falsafah
  • Asas Penulisan Ilmiah
  • Kajian Tokoh Ulama Akidah
  • Muqaranah al-Adyan
  • Al-Aqidah al-Islamiyyah III
  • Al-Dirasat al Nassiyyah (al-Aqidah)
  • Al-Dirasat al Nassiyyah (al-Tasawwuf)


All below requirements must be fulfilled:

  • Only Malaysian who owned My Kad/ Identification card eligible to apply
  • A pass in the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)/ equivalent with honours in Bahasa Melayu and pass in Sejarah at SPM 2020.
  • Obtained a minimum of Grade C+ ONE (1) in the following subjects at SPM Level:
    • Arabic Language
    • Al-Lughah Al-Arabiah Al-Mu’asirah
    • Turath Bahasa Arab
  • Obtained a minimum of Grade C+ TWO (2) in the following subjects at SPM Level:
    • Tasawwur Islam
    • Pendidikan Syariah Islamiah
    • Pendidikan Al-Quran dan Al-Sunnah
    • Hifz Al-Quran
    • Maharat Al-Quran
    • Usul Al-Din
    • Al-Syariah
    • Manahij Al-Ulum Al-Islamiah
    • Al-Adab Wa al-Balaghah
    • Turath Al-Quran dan Al-Sunnah
    • Turath Dirasat Islamiah
  • Obtained a minimum of Grade C+ ONE (1) in the others subjects EXCLUDED Bahasa Melayu at SPM Level
  • Obtained a minimum Grade D in English

Faculty of Islamic Contemporary Studies
Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UniSZA)
Gong Badak Campus
21300 Kuala Nerus, Terengganu

T: 09-668 8092/7879
E: fki@unisza.edu.my

The Usuluddin Diploma Program is a program inherited by UniSZA from the Sultan Zainal Abidin Religious College (This program has been approved to be offered by UniSZA formerly Universiti Darul Iman Malaysia (from the 2006 2007 academic session. At that time, the study period offered was SIX 6 semesters for THREE 3 years of study This Usuluddin Diploma Program has received full accreditation from MQA on 23 October 2017 (MQA/FA 9651).

Duration of study: 2 ½ years