Department of Islamic Studies

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Coreareas include Quranic studies, Hadith (Prophetic traditions), Islamic law(Sharia), Islamic history, theology (Aqeedah), Islamic philosophy, Arabiclanguage, and contemporary issues in Islam.

The HITEC University offers scholarships or financial aid for students studying Islamic Studies, especially those with outstanding academic records or financial need. It's essential to inquire about scholarship opportunities directly from the university concerned office.

Theduration for the BS Islamic Studies Degree is 4-years, depending on theuniversity degree requirements policy.

In a globalized world with diverse cultures and religions, understanding Islam is crucial for promoting interfaith dialogue, cultural understanding, and peace. Islamic Studies helps counter stereotypes and fosters mutual respect and cooperation.
A BS in Islamic Studies provides a comprehensive understanding of Islam, its history, philosophy, and contemporary issues. Graduates can pursue careers in education, research, religious institutions, NGOs, media, and more.
Generally, you'll need HSSC/F.A/F.Sc./ Shahadatul Sanvia Khasa or equivalent qualification for eligibility for the degree of BS Islamic Studies at the HITEC University Taxila.
Yes, many programs offer opportunities for specialization, such as Quranic exegesis (Tafsir), Islamic jurisprudence (Fiqh), Islamic finance, Sufism, Islamic art and architecture, or gender studies in Islam.
Graduates can work as educators, researchers, religious leaders, counselors, journalists, translators, diplomats, or in various roles in NGOs, government agencies, or interfaith organizations. Some may choose to pursue further studies or religious training for specific roles in the community.