Master of Arts in Quranic Sciences


Students may choose between the 2 mediums of instruction, Arabic and Dhivehi

  • A related Bachelor’s Degree
    OR
  • A related Graduate Diploma at Level 8
    OR
  • 25 years old, completion of a related Level 5 qualification, and 7 years of relevant experience (of which 3.5 years of experience is obtained after completion of a Level 5 qualification), and completion of an MQA approved Pre-Master’s Program.
    OR
  • 25 years old, completion of a related Level 6 qualification, and 6 years of relevant experience (of which 3 years of experience is obtained after completion of a Level 6 qualification), and completion of an MQA approved Pre-Master’s Program.
  • Mode 1: Coursework
    IUM core module, research methodology module, and 8 specialization modules
    Total Course Fee: MVR 32,770
  • Mode 2: Coursework and Research 
    IUM core module, research methodology module, 5 specialization modules and a dissertation
    Total Course Fee: MVR 38,605
  • Mode 3: Research (Not offered in July 2019)
    (Not offered in June 2018)
    IUM core module, research methodology module and a thesis

(Students are required to take any one)

  • Tawhid, Humanity and Civilization
  • Innovative Thinking in Islamic Perspective
  • Studies in Qur’anic Sciences
  • Research in Practice in Qur’anic Studies
  • Research Methodology in Islamic Sciences
  • Issues in History of the Mus-haf and Science of Script.
  • Interpretation of the Verses of Law
  • Interpreters Methodology
  • Studies in Response to the Appellants in the Quran
  • Moralistic view of the Qur’an
  • The Differences in the Recitations and their effect
  • Dissertation
  • Thesis