Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali


What are your options?

When it comes to higher education in Brunei, there are a diverse range of possibilities. The system is made up of universities and other institutions that play a crucial role in promoting innovation, driving productivity and giving students the relevant skills they need for future success. In this section, we take a look at the various further educational institutions which are committed to providing Bruneian students with excellent academic and vocational training; and to making sure that they are well-prepared for the world of work.


UNISSA offers well-designed tertiary programmes at undergraduate level founded in Islam, as part of a comprehensive educational system to produce ‘ulama, Muslim scholars and other human resources who are high-spirited, well-balanced, professional, knowledgeable, respectful and pious.

“To be an international university which offers various programs of study, research and human development using holistic methods and up-to-date technology in accordance with global development, in order to produce pious, high spirited and valuable graduates as well as to contribute to the development of community and the country.”

Undergraduate  Programmes
UNISSA’s Degree Programmes include Bachelor of Laws And Shariah (Double Degree), Bachelor of Business Management, Bachelor of Science In Islamic Finance, Bachelor of Shariah (Fiqh & Judiciary), Bachelor of Shariah (Fiqh & Usul), Bachelor of Islamic History And Civilisation, Bachelor of Arabic Language, Bachelor of Usuluddin (Aqidah & Da‘wah) and Bachelor of Usuluddin (Tafsir & Hadith).

Graduate Programmes
UNISSA offers Master of Madzhab Shafi’e, Master of Islamic Banking And Finance, Master of Law, Master of History And Islamic Civilisation, Master of Shariah, Master of Arabic Language, Master of Usuluddin, Doctor of Philosophy in History And Islamic Civilisation, Doctor of Philosophy in Shariah, Doctor of Philosophy in Arabic Language and Doctor of Philosophy in Usuluddin.

In The News
A Halalan Tayyiban Industry’ international seminar has been aimed towards introducing UNISSA as a Halalan Tayyiban product and services research centre that may stand as the most reliable research centre at an international level.


This article was published in the Oct-Dec 2016 issue of Inspire Magazine. Download it here!