Master of Science in Basic Islamic Sciences


 Dr. Genti Kruja

Scientific Board

Prof. Asoc. Dr. Rahim Ombashi [email protected]
Dr. Genti Kruja [email protected]
Dr. Skender Bruçaj [email protected]

Through offering a variety of perspectives and ideas in Basic Islamic Sciences, the program aims to help students gain an intellectual vision. The students in this program will have the opportunity of deepening their knowledge in Basic Islamic Sciences and further build their carriers in public and private sector. The program is designed according to the needs and necessities of our country and the length of the program is two years.

About the program

Masters Program in Basic Islamic Sciences is designed to provide students with an intellectual horizon by providing a variety of concepts and perspectives in the field of Basic Islamic  Sciences. Graduates of this program will have advantages in the field of Islamic Sciences, and will have even more advantage to build their professional careers in both the public and private sectors in this field. This cycle lasts two academic years of study and is designed and based on the needs and requirements of our country.


The mission of the Master Program in Basic  Islamic Sciences is to prepare qualified individuals in this field and similar fields, through an educational philosophy that is essentially of universal value; and support scientific research aimed at getting the ideas and projects that effect the improvement of human life and society.


Master Program in Basic Islamic Sciences will help students gain the skills and competencies of reading and evaluating basic resources of Islamic sciences. In the vision of this program is included educating students so that they will acquire enough knowledge about the social and religious aspects, and to link them to the field of study, skills of expressing in speech and writing what he or she has learned and accomplished professional practices.

The program of Master in Basic Islamic Sciences lasts two academic years, divided into four semesters.

Number of credits ECTS (European Credit Transfer System)

Master Program in Basic Sciences Islamic contains 120 ECTS. 1 ECTS = 25 hours.

Title of diploma

At the end of the program is awarded a diploma with the title "Master of Science in Islamic Basic Sciences”

Employment opportunities

Students who will graduate from the Department of Islamic Sciences will have the first opportunity of employment at the headquarters of the Albanian Muslim Community (COSS). In addition, the Albanian Muslim Community has local offices in all cities of Albania led by office of mufti. All mosques, cultural centers and courses run by the respective district office of mufti. Students graduating from the department of Islamic Sciences will have priority for jobs in one of these institutions. In particular, they can be hired as a director or as an assistant director in the institutions mentioned above (COSS Center, Mufti which consists of staff assigned, mosque, various courses, cultural centers, etc..)

Second, students who graduate from the department of Islamic science teacher can be hired starting 9-year cycles of medium madrassas COSS stretching in Tirana, Durres, Shkodra, Kavaja, Elbasan, Korca, Gjirokastra, etc.. Another employment opportunity is to become a lecturer and research assistant at the Hena e Plote Beder Univeristy.




  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 ISC 401 Research Methods English, Turkish, Arabic A 48 102 3.00 6
2 ISC 431 Essential Issues of Philosophy of Religion English, Turkish B 48 103 3.00 6
3 ISC 413 Essential Issues of the Science of Hadith Turkish B 48 101 3.00 6
4 ISC 433 History of Comperative Religions Arabic B 48 100 3.00 6
5 ISC 411 Essential Issues of the Methodology of Islamic Jurisprudence Turkish B 48 101 3.00 6
Total 240 507 15 30



  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 ISC 444 Seminar English, Turkish C 48 96 3.00 6
2 ISC 432 Religion and Science English, Turkish C 48 92 3.00 6
3 ISC 414 Interpretation Methods of Tafsir Turkish B 48 110 3.00 6
4 ISC 412 Schools of Tafsir Arabic B 48 102 3.00 6
5 ISC 402 Research Methods in Social Sciences English, Turkish, Arabic A 48 94 3.00 6
Total 240 494 15 30



  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 ISC 533 Sogiology of Religion English, Turkish C 48 102 3.00 6
2 ISC 521 Issues in the Islamic History Turkish B 48 102 3.00 6
3 ISC 531 Problems of Religious Education English, Turkish E 48 102 3.00 6
4 ISC 511 Studies in Islamic Jurisprudence Turkish, Arabic B 48 103 3.00 6
5 English, Turkish Elective English, Turkish D 0 0 3.00 -
Total 192 409 15 30



  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 ISC 598 Thesis Albanian, English, Turkish, Arabic F 48 711 3.00 30
Total 48 711 3 30

Elective Courses

Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
ISC 513 Problems of Religious Education Arabic D 48 91 3.00 6
ISC 535 Contemporary Philosophical Schools English, Turkish D 48 102 3.00 6

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