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Ethica’s Certificates: 4 Months or Less, 100% Online

Certified Islamic Finance Executive (CIFE)

Practical Islamic finance training, taking newcomers to an advanced level of knowledge rapidly.

Advanced CIFE (ACIFE) in
Takaful

Takaful is used in just about every Islamic financial transaction. How well do you know it?

Advanced CIFE (ACIFE) in
Financial Analysis

Learn to perform the most commonly used Islamic financial calculations in the industry.

Advanced CIFE (ACIFE) in
Accounting

AAOIFI’s accounting standards distilled into an accelerated certificate.

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Welcome to the Certified Islamic Finance Executive (CIFE) program, trusted by more professionals for Islamic finance, with 10,000+ learners now working in over 160 financial institutions in 65 countries around the world.

Why Islamic Finance? (PLAY VIDEO NOW)

Why Islamic FinanceWhat makes Islamic finance different from conventional finance? And what makes it better?

In Your Interest (PDF)

Islamic banking in your interestIs Islamic banking a viable alternative to interest-based conventional banking? Is it really any different from conventional finance?

Understanding Ijarah 1 - Islamic Leasing (VIDEO)

Understanding Ijarah 1 - Islamic LeasingHow does Islamic leasing — or Ijarah — work? Learn here, along with step-by-step practical explanations.

Understanding Ijarah 2 - Islamic Leasing (VIDEO)

Understanding Ijarah 2 - Islamic LeasingLearn the rights and obligations of the lessor and the lessee and try your hand at the quiz.

How to Calculate an Ijarah Schedule 1 (ADVANCED VIDEO)

How to Calculate an Ijarah Schedule 1 (Advanced)How do Islamic banks calculate leases? In these two teaser modules from the ACIFE program you find out. We hold your hand through calculations, tables, and formulas.

How to Calculate an Ijarah Schedule 2 (ADVANCED VIDEO)

How to Calculate an Ijarah Schedule 2 (Advanced)You continue learning about Islamic leases with more practical information from this ACIFE module along with a quiz.

Riba & Mortgages — 20 Commonly Asked Questions (PDF)

Riba and Mortgages - 20 Commonly Asked QuestionsEthica’s most popular article: 20 of the most commonly asked questions about conventional home mortgages.

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"I chose Ethica for its excellent market reputation. And now I understand why..."

Daniel Rasqui, CIFE Graduate
Director, SIX Financial, Luxembourg

Ethica's Handbook of Islamic Finance
(800 Page E-book)

Includes..

Dr. Imran Usmani’s Guide to Islamic Banking

Sample Islamic finance contracts

CIFE™ Study Notes

Recommended reading lists

1,000+ Islamic finance Q&As

Why Islamic Finance?

Includes..

The Problem with Artificial Wealth Creation

How is Islamic Finance Different?

3 Real-World Examples

How Does Islamic Finance Make Money?

ETHICA’S AWARDS & RECOGNITION

Best Research and Education Company

Best Research and
Education Company
Dubai, UAE

Best Islamic Finance Training Institution, Finance Education Provider, Online Islamic Finance Program MENA

Best Islamic Finance Training Institution MENA
Best Islamic Finance Education Provider MENA
Best Online Islamic Finance Program MENA
London, UK

Best Online Islamic Finance Program

Best Online Islamic
Finance Program
London, UK

Best Islamic Finance Qualification

Best Islamic Finance
Qualification
London, UK

Education Leadership Award

Education Leadership Award
Dubai, UAE

Islamic Finance Education Provider of the Year

Islamic Finance Education
Provider of the Year
London, UK

Best Global Online Islamic

Best Global Online Islamic
Finance Education Provider
London, UK

Islamic Finance Education Provider of the Year – Gold Award

Islamic Finance Education Provider of the Year – Gold Award
Islamic Finance Forum of South Asia,
Sri Lanka

What people are saying about Ethica

Marwa El Messidi, CIFE Graduate

Economic Development Professional, Richmond, USA

"I first became interested in Islamic finance as a graduate student at UC Davis. Ethica's CIFE was the first course I have taken completely online and I loved it! I learnt a great deal regarding the practical application, benefits, and risks involved. The course was an excellent mix of theory and practice. Highly recommended."

Waqas Zafar, CIFE Graduate

Senior Associate, KPMG, UAE

"Ethica's tutorials are an absolute game changer. Through excellent examples they explain how Islamic banking gets done inside an Islamic bank. The personnel at Ethica are devoted, professional and above all extremely helpful. My job entails dealing with the mergers and acquisitions sector and with Ethica’s CIFE I was able to accomplish what I had set out to achieve."

Pradeep Varma

Director, Pennant Technologies, India

"Ethica’s training and certification programs have benefited Pennant's Islamic banking product engineering and implementation staff — tremendously."

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