SUMAIT University to introduce new Masters Programme in Shariah and Islamic Jurisprudence

SUMAIT University to introduce new Masters Programme in Shariah and Islamic Jurisprudence

By Burhani Muhunzi

Zanzibar, Chukwani, (SUN): The Zanzibar based Abdulrahman al-Sumait University (SUMAIT University) is soon to introduce a Master of Arts in Shariah and Islamic Jurisprudence Programme, Zanzibar Mail Reports. 

The University’s Centre for Research and Postgraduate Studies (CRPS) Director, Professor Dr.  Yunis Abdille Musa said here the programme is expected to take off April this year at the University’s main campus.

 According to Professor Yunis, the programme which is the first of its kind not only to Sumait University but also to other Universities in Tanzania, has already been approved by the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU).

He said the two- year programme shall be conducted both in course work and thesis and is expected to take off with not more than 25 students who had attained first or upper second classes in Islamic Studies in their first degrees and were influent in Arabic, the language of instruction.

Professor Yunis would not immediately disclose the costs for the programme but hinted that they would be very reasonable and would seriously  take into consideration the economic conditions of “our people”.  

Asked on the job market for the graduates, Professor Yunis said there were many opportunities for the graduates of the Master Arts in Shariah and Islamic Jurisprudence including consultancies in Islamic finance, Islamic marriages and inheritance. 

“We have competent doctorate lecturers to conduct the programme and since the programme is the first of its kind, we expect overwhelming response but initially we will confine ourselves to 25 students enrolment”, Professor Yunis said.

SUMAIT University which is one of the top universities in Tanzania according to the rankings of UniRank and Webometric system, conducts programmes in Bachelor of Science with Education, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, Bachelor of Arts with Education and Bachelor of Arts in Counseling Psychology. It also offers programmes at certificate and diploma levels.

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