Monday, April 16, 2018

MSc Islamic Finance Scholarships at Durham University in UK, 2018

Durham University Business School is delighted to offer one full fee scholarship for a self-funding student undertaking either MSc Islamic Finance or MSc Islamic Finance and Management, beginning October 2018.

MSc Islamic Finance is a one-year full-time programme designed to provide rigorous training at the frontier of research, giving you the opportunity to develop the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers.

Durham University is a collegiate public research university in Durham, North East England, with a second campus in Stockton-on-Tees. The chancellor of the university is Sir Thomas Allen, who succeeded Bill Bryson in 2012.


  • Citizens of UK are eligible to apply.
  • Fully self-funding applicants only.
  • The candidate should have a very good command of English language. Therefore, the application should be written in English.

Full fee scholarship is available.

How to Apply:
Please submit an essay of between 1,500 and 2,000 words on the below title via email.

“Islamic finance has demonstrated an unprecedented growth since the emergence of the first Islamic bank established in 1975. Discuss the factors contributing to the expansion (diffusion) of Islamic finance in the world. In your discussion consider economic and political factors after identifying the growth and trends in Islamic finance activity.”

May 15, 2018