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The Department of Fiqh and Usul al-Fiqh, Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed knowledge and Human Sciences, International Islamic University Malaysia, is pleased to bring to you the 6th International Conference on Islamic Jurisprudence (ICIJ 2017): Good Governance within the Framework of Maqasid al-Shari'ah and Wasatiyyah Approach, which will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from 21st-23rd February, 2017. 

Similar to its several conferences in the past, using Maqasid of the Shariah  as its frame of reference to address topical issues of universal concern, the Department this time also  chooses the timely issue of good governance as the topic for discourse. Its discourse will also be more intellectually enriching as it partners with Wasatiyyah Institute Malaysia and Al-Qaradawi Center for Islamic Moderation and Renewal, one of the principal strategies of which is to collaborate with academic institutions in promoting the presentation of issues from moderate Islamic standpoint.     

This conference shall be a unique platform for both local and international academicians, professionals and researchers to engage in constructive discourse on various sub-themes of good governance within the framework of Maqasid al-Shari`ah anchored in Wasatiyyah approach. It is expected that this gathering of scholars and researchers, drawn from diverse disciplines, shall provide both the participants and presenters with the needed conducive forum for sharing expertise, exchanging views and networking.  


Towards Maqasid-Based Good Governance in Policies and Management from Wasatiyyah Perspective.”

Important Dates

Due to requests from many interested participants, the conference committee has agreed to extend the submission of the full papers to 31 December, 2016. 

  • Submission of full papers:   31 December, 2016
  • Notification of acceptance: Within one week of submission. 
  • Conference date:             21st-23rd February 2017

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