IIUM - International Islamic University Malaysia
The International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) is the manifestation of one of the major aspirations of Muslim scholars in Malaysia to have an Islamic university in the country in order to lead the ummah in all branches of knowledge. In addition to academic excellence, IIUM ensures that the students are trained to be responsible, imbued with good ethics, high moral values and professionalism, lifelong learning, managerial and entrepreneurial skills as well as leadership skills. IIUM lays great emphasis on good character as part of education process of its students, ensuring they have good moral values. This is in line with Islamic teaching which emphasizes developing good moral character. IIUM integrates Islamic values and worldview into its humanities, scientific and technical curriculum, befitting its university slogan “The Garden of Knowledge and Virtue”. IIUM aspires to restore the roles of Muslims in education and knowledge creation and acquisition and to contribute to the improvement of quality of life for all humankind.