About IPSA

The International Peace College South Africa (Ipsa) is embarking on a R100m redevelopment of its building in Rylands, and it has entered into an academic partnership with another international institution.

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Our Current Courses

IPSA students currently have a choice of two programmes being offered by the institution at undergrad level the 1 year Higher Certificate in Islamic Studies (HCIS) and the minimum 3 year Bachelor of Arts Islamic Studies (BAIS).
The ultimate purpose of the BAIS programme is to produce graduates with a core set of skills and knowledge that meet the needs of those seeking a deeper and thorough understanding of Islam.
It is aimed to bring together Islamic and western, old and contemporary, traditional and critical scholarships - within a framework of shared values.
IPSA’s Masters in Islamic Thought (MAIT) is an NQF level 9 postgraduate specialisation qualification with a firm orientatation toward Contemporary Islamic Thought utilizing a Maqasid Al-Shari’ah  framework.

Newly launched Masters in Applied Islamic Thought promotional video clip

This programme is aimed at postgraduate students in Islamic Studies, religious studies or related fields wherein the study of Islam was a significant component, as well as professionals from diverse qualification backgrounds who have an interest in Islamic Studies


Detailed information, and forms can be mailed to you upon request.


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South Africa.
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