Fiqih and Legistlation, M.Sc. | An-Najah National University | Nablus, Palestinian Territory, Occupied
24 months
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The Fiqih and Legistlation program of the An-Najah National University aims at: increasing students’ knowledge in Islamic Fiqh, introducing them to legal provisions, studying contemporary case studies related to international relations and Criminal Tashree’ and introducing them to doctrinal difference and its reasons.



The Fiqih and Legistlation program of the An-Najah National University offers services tothe local market at different levels:
  • School education at all academic levels.
  • Counseling and preaching
  • Social counseling

Teaching and Learning

  • presentations
  • Lectures
  • Reports
  • Research papers
  • Classroom discussions

Career Opportunities

Graduates may work in the following fields:

  • Education: Working as school or university teachers
  • Islamic judicial Courts (Shari'a Courts): conducting  marriage contracts and dealing with heritage affairs, family problems , child custody rights …etc
  • Awqaf  (Charitable Foundations) Departments .: Working as Imams and preachers at the mosque
  • Iftaa' (Casuistry)  Departments:  dealing with cases of  controversial  religious issues
  • Participating in Islamic missionary Activities.
  • Enrolling in community reconciliation committees.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Inheritance
  • Penalties
  • Civil Transactions
  • Religious Observances
  • Goals of Islamic Shari'a
  • Al-Qauaid A1-Fiqheyah

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prospective applicant should have a Bachelor degree from An-Najah National University or its equivalent from a Faculty or university credited by An-Najah National University.
  • A Placement Test for the major he/she is applying to.
  • Prospective applicant should be willing to meet with the Supervising Committee for a personal interview if the Specialised Department Council recommends that.
  • Earning a competitive GPA, is a matter usually determined and computed by the Specialized Department by the following formula: An applicant’s Bachelor’s GPA counts 70% and the applicant’s results on the Skills / Placement Exam and personal interview counts 30%.
  • An original or official transcript or copy of certified from both the university from which the applicant graduated and the Palestinian ministry of higher learning.
  • A certificate of work experience, if available.
  • Two recommendation Letters from faculty members or professionals.
  • Personal photo.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Nablus

1790 - 2357 ILS /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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