International Islamic University of Islamabad http://www.iiu.edu.pk/
The foundation of the Islamic University, Islamabad was laid on the first day of the fifteenth century Hijrah i.e. Muharram 1, 1401 (November 11, 1980). This landmark of the beginning of the new Century symbolizes the aspirations and hopes of the Muslim Ummah for an Islamic renaissance. The desire to produce scholar and practitioners, imbued with Islamic Learning, character and personality, and capable to meet the economic, social, political, technological and intellectual needs of the Muslim Ummah was the reason deter of this University.Aims & Objectives of the University
The broad aims and objectives of the International Islamic University are:
To re-construct human thought in all its forms on the foundations of Islam;
To develop Islamic character and personality among the students, teachers and the supporting staff in the University;
To encourage and promote education, training and research in Islamic Learning, social, natural, applied and communication sciences, and other branches of knowledge;
To take practical steps for ideological , moral, intellectual, economic and technological developments ideas, principles in accordance with the norms of Islam and to take necessary steps for developing practical solutions of contemporary problems.
FacultiesFaculty of Applied SciencesFaculty of Management SciencesFaculty of Shariah and LawFaculty of UsuluddinFaculty of ArabicFaculty of Social ScienceInstitutesIslamic Research InstituteInternational Institute of Islamic Economics AcademiesDawah AcadmyShari'ah Academy Central LibraCentral Library
The major source of knowledge of the university is the central library serving as the knowledge backbone for research and development regarding all the streams that are being offered by the university. It is one of the biggest libraries ofAsia regarding Islamic learning and rare research materials. The library contains huge collection of books, journals, research projects and international magazines. The number of estimated books in the library is 1500,000.IIIE Library
International institute of Islamic economics provides all facilities regarding research on Islamic economics. It is a heavily funded library and contains very rare books on Islamic law and Islamic way of running the govt. system. The books and research materials are exceeding the limits of 100,000.IRI Library
Islamic research institute library is the source of knowledge regarding different levels of the Islamic research. This library contains a large amount of books that are exceeding the limits of 100,000.