Master of Islamic Studies (Research)


Master of Islamic Studies (Research)


The course includes the following awards:

Master of Islamic Studies (Research) MIslStud(Res)


Master of Islamic Studies (Research) (1713IR)

Online - United Theological College

Availability is subject to change, please verify prior to enrolment.

Normal Course Duration

Master of Islamic Studies (Research)

Full-time 1.0 years (2.0 sessions)

Part-time 2.0 years (4.0 sessions)

Full-time: minimum one year, maximum two years Part-time: minimum two years, maximum four years

Normal course duration is the effective period of time taken to complete a course when studied Full-time (Full-time Equivalent Duration). Students are advised to consult the Enrolment Pattern for the actual length of study. Not all courses are offered in Full-time mode.

Admission Criteria

CSU Admission Policy

Applicants should hold:

  • a Master of Islamic Studies from Charles Sturt University with a Distinction average plus evidence of research; or
  • a Bachelor of Islamic Studies (Honours) with Class 1 or Class 2 Division 1 from Charles Sturt University; or
  • an award from another accredited tertiary institution, accepted by the Research Advisory Committee as equivalent to one of the above awards, and/or have demonstrated in study or professional performance potential to undertake research at a Master degree level.

Admission to candidature is subject to approval by the Research Advisory Committee.


CSU Credit Policy

This is a research degree. There are no special credit arrangements for this degree.

Graduation Requirement

To graduate students must satisfactorily complete 64 points.

Course Structure

Students should contact the Field of Research Coordinator to discuss possible research topics.

The course consists of 64 points comprising one core research subject. Each student will be allocated one of the following research subject codes and will enrol in that subject for the period of their candidature:

ISL601 Master Research (Islamic Studies) part-time (64 points)
ISL602 Master Research (Islamic Studies) full-time (64 points)

Enrolment Pattern

No enrolment pattern is specified for Higher Degree by Research courses. Students are advised to contact their Course Coordinator for relevant information.


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The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: April 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.