• Course Title: Islamic Studies
  • Degree level: Master’s
  • Number of Units: 62
  • Language of presentation: English, French, Azeri
  • Length of Program: 4 Semesters + thesis
  • Tuition: N/A
  • Program Type: online education + online revision classes
  • Target Audience:
    Those who are going to learn Islamic teachings based on Quran and Doctrine of Ahl-ul-Bayt
    Religious preachers and those who are interested in propagation of divine teachings at the international level

About the program

The mentioned course is planned and presented to give a systematic explanation of Islamic teachings and sciences based on Holy Quran and Doctrine of Ahl-ul-Bayt with an international approach. The university grants Master’s certificate recognized by higher education ministry of the Islamic Republic of Iran.


  1. Providing a systematic introduction to Islam based on Quran and Ahl-ul-Bayt teachings
  2. Cultivating experts in Islamic teachings with an international approach

Noticeable topics

  1. Anthropology and religion
  2. Islamology and the contemporary world
  3. Islamic systems (Islamic Management System, Islamic Economy System, Islamic Political System)
  4. Islamic Philosophy (Epistemology, Comparative Philosophy and so on.)
  5. Comparative Studies (Comparative Religions, Comparative Theology and so on.)
  6. Ethics and Spirituality (Mystical Doctrines, Ethics and so on.)

Criteria for Admission

Students will be admitted once they meet all the general and specific conditions required. General conditions:

  1. Not being legally prohibited from education at Al-Mustafa (PBUH)
  2. Having practical skills in computer including Windows, Word Office, Internet, general typing speed, (ICDL)

Criteria for Master Admission

  1. Holding a bachelor’s degree recognized by ministry of education of Islamic Republic of Iran;
  2. Successfully completing former educational level earning grade point average of at least 12 for bachelor’s for non-Iranian and 14 for Iranian;
    • Important Note 1: holding a written certificate of the place of education is obligatory if the official degree has not been issued.
    • Important Note 2: some courses contain certain Conditions which have been indicated along with the course introduction
  3. Successfully completing the first academic year earning grade point average of at least 14

Important Notes: Registration at university is online. Having the above-mentioned conditions, applicants need to refer to “educational programs” from the website of the university from “select program” to complete registrations. To get further information about registration please visit this link: http://mou.ir/en/admission/academic-courses/criteria-for-admission

  • Controlled documents must be accurate and complete and applicants are responsible for ensuring that all required documents have been issued and verified by reliable authorities and follow the regulations of Al-Mustafa online university
  • Admission is open at any time, but the application for those who apply within a month after the beginning of the first academic year, in case of obtaining criteria for admission, is considered for forthcoming semester
Program taught in:
  • English

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Sep 2020
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