News and Events

February Intake
17/11/2016

Academic Year 2016/2017


Semester One: 19 September - 23 December 2016 


Semester Two: 23 January – 19 May 2017

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September Intake
18/03/2016

Academic Year 2016/2017

Semester One: 19 September - 23 December 2016 

Semester Two: 23 January – 19 May 2017

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Markfield Institute of Higher Education Open Day
12/02/2016

The Markfield Institute of Higher Education will be having an Open Day and Careers Fair on Tuesday 15th March 2016 with Proffessor Matthew Dimmock (Univercity of Sussex) as a guest speaker.

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Applications for February 2016
18/11/2015

Dates for the Upcoming Semester: Febuary 2016

Induction Week - 1st Febuary

Teaching Starts - 8th Febuary

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2015 - 2016 Lecture Series
12/11/2015
Registration and Induction
16/09/2015

Please see attatched file for details.

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International Conference on Islamic Finance
01/07/2015

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Islamic Finance Leadership Programme
20/09/2013

A joint programme on between MIHE and the Edbiz Corporation was held at Markfield Conference Centre between 20 and 24 September 2013.  The event covered the need for leadership in Islamic Finance and banking from a range of perspectives. The delegates came from different countries and were p...[read more]

Waqf training for Islamic Relief Worldwide
27/11/2012

MIHE delivered a bespoke training programme on Waqf for Islamic Relief Worldwide staff from 27 – 29 November 2012.  Days one and two were held at Markfield and the third day was held at Islamic Relief headquarters in Birmingham.

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MIHE Graduation 2012
13/11/2012

The 2012 Graduation took place on Tuesday 13 November at Markfield.  The keynote speaker was Dr Richard O’Doherty, the Deputy Vice Chancellor from the University of Gloucestershire. 

A total of 156 MA students graduated, 22 with merit and 16 with distinction.  There...[read more]

Islamic Microfinance training for Islamic Relief Worldwide
01/06/2012

MIHE delivered a bespoke training programme on Islamic Microfinance for Islamic Relief Worldwide staff from 28 - 31 May 2012 at Markfield.

Participants comprised of Islamic Relief staff from the headquarters in Birmingham as well representatives from Islamic Relief offices across the...[read more]

Perceptions of Islam in Renaissance England
11/05/2012

Prof Gordon Campbell, Professor of Renaissance Studies, School of English, University of Leicester delivered a public lecture under the theme 'Perceptions of Islam in Renaissance England' on Wednesday 9 May 2012 in the Main Lecture Theatre at the M...[read more]

Memorandum of Cooperation signed with University of Bedfordshire
08/05/2012

The Markfield Institute signed a Memorandum of Cooperation with the University of Bedfordshire today at Markfield. 

Prof Ashraf Jawaid, Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Bedfordshire and Dr M Manazir Ahsan, Rector, Markfield Institute signed on behalf of their respectiv...[read more]

University of Gloucestershire validates BA (Hons) in Islamic Studies
01/05/2012

The University of Gloucestershire today confirmed the validation of a new BA (Hons)programme in Islamic Studies at MIHE, which will be offered from September 2012.

The new programme marks the Institute's first foray into undergraduate education and wi...[read more]

MIHE becomes Highly Trusted Sponsor
27/04/2012

The Markfield Institute of Higher Education has been approved as a Highly Trusted Sponsor by the UK Border Agency.

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Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia delegation holds meetings in MIHE
16/03/2012

A senior delegation from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) headed by Professor Datuk Dr Noor Azlan Ghazali, Deputy Vice-Chancellor UKM held a staff colloquium at the Markfield Conference Centre from 14 - 16 March 2012.

During their stay, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor acco...[read more]

Vice Chancellor of Universiti Brunei Darussalam visits MIHE
25/01/2012

A delegation from the Universiti of Brunei Darussalam (UBD), headed by its Vice Chancellor Dr. Zulkarnain Hanafi and accompanied by the Dr Anita binti Haji Awang Abdul Aziz, Assistant Vice Chancellor and two senior colleagues visited the Markfield Institute on Wednesday 25th of January 20...[read more]
QAA Review for Educational Oversight for MIHE
1/12/2011

The Markfield Institute of Higher Education has received confirmation that the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education has scheduled us for a Review for educational oversight during 2012.

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Indonesian delegation visits Markfield Institute
23/12/2011

A delegation of senior officials representing the Ministry of Religious Affairs and a number of state Islamic Universities in Indonesia visited the Markfield Institute from the 20 -22 December 2011.

The delegation which was headed by Dr H Mastuki HS from the Directorate Ge...[read more]

MIHE Graduation Ceremony 2011
08/11/2011

The Markfield Institute of Higher Education held its 10th Graduation Ceremony on 8th November 2011 at the Markfield Conerence Centre.

Dr Manazir Ahsan, Rector of the Institute gave the welcome address and highlighted the achievements over the past year and the challenges that lay a...[read more]

Orientation Workshop & Research Seminar on Morality and Finance held at Markfield
4/10/2011

The Islamic Foundation and the Markfield Institute of Higher Education (MIHE) in conjunction with the Islamic Development Bank and the Islamic Research & Training Institute (IRTI), Saudi Arabia held an Orient...[read more]

Governor Central Bank of Nigeria delivers seminar in MIHE
17/6/2011

Mr Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Governor Central Bank of Nigeria delivered a seminar entitled “Islamic Finance in Nigeria: Issues and Challenges” at the Markfield Institute of Higher Education today.

In his address, Mr Sanusi spoke about the current developments within the bankin...[read more]

Islamic Foundation conferred IDB Prize in Islamic Economics 1432H
17/05/2011

The Islamic Foundation received the prestigious IDB Prize in Islamic Economics for 2011, in recognition of its work in the field.

By making this award, the IDB hoped to encourage more Muslim Institutions and scholars in the UK to devote their intellectual resources and work...[read more]

UIN Delegation visits MIHE
07/05/2011

A delegation from Universitas Islam Negeri, Jakarta, Indonesia lead by Professor Mohammad Amin, Dean Faculty of Sharia and Law visited the Markfield Institute of Higher Education from 5 - 7 May 2011.

The aim of the visit was to follow up the Memorandum of Understanding signed betwee...[read more]

Professor Ron Geaves delivers lecture on Abdullah Quilliam
23/03/2011

Professor Ron Geaves, Professor of Comparative Study of Religions at Liverpool Hope University today delivered a lecture entitled :“The Historical and Conte...[read more]

Prof Hussein Hassan delivers seminar on Islamic Financial Product Development
22/02/2011

Professor Hussein Hamed Hassan delivered a seminar under the theme: 'Islamic Financial Product Development: a contemporary approach' today at the Markfield Institute of Higher Education.

Prof Hassan chairs or is member of the Shari'a Supervisory ...[read more]

MIHE and BMHC hold seminar on Islamic Ethos in Wealth Management
05/02/2011

The Markfield Institute of Higher Education and the British Muslim Heritage Centre, Manchester held a seminar under the theme of 'Islamic Ethos in Wealth Management in the Modern Financial Environment' at the Centre's headquarters in Manchester on 5 February 2011.

The sem...[read more]

MIHE signs MoU with Universiti Brunei Darussalam
13/01/2011

The Markfield Institute signed a historic Memorandum of Understanding with Brunei's leading University, Universiti Brunei Darussalam on Wednesday 12 January 2011 at The Dorchester, London in the presence of H.E. P...[read more]