About our Scientific Research
Today, the Faculty of Islamic Studies is one of the four faculties operating within the Islamic Community of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and is, together with the Faculty of Catholic Theology, one of the two higher education institutions of theology within the academic community of the University of Sarajevo, which consists of a total of twenty-two faculties, three academies and five institutes. Through its recent work and its impact on various fields of educational, scientific, research and overall social activities the Faculty has been recognized not only in the Balkans, but also throughout Europe.
Students and researchers at three levels – undergraduate, graduate and doctoral studies (three-cycle system) have access to modern classrooms, a reading room and a library with over 25,000 bibliographical units.
Research and original scholarly works and books by teachers and professors from the Faculty of Islamic Studies have been published worldwide by renowned publishers, as well as in scientific journals for Islamic Studies, in religious textbooks, as well as in journals covering social, religious, cultural and civilizational themes. Our professors have published their works in Arabic, English, German, French, Spanish, Albanian, Persian, Turkish, Slovenian and their work has been recognized and valued not only in Bosnia and Herzegovina, but in many different parts of the world as well. Professors of the Faculty of Islamic Studies have made a significant contribution to the modern interpretation of Islamic thought in our country, and also abroad.
The established scientific and research partnerships with numerous universities around the world is a proof of the prestige the Faculty of Islamic Studies has today, as well as is its importance concerning the questions of social, religious and cultural phenomena in this region. Through four decades of its work, the Faculty has remained the true fruit of Bosnian and European experience in the study of Islam in harmony with the wish of its founders.
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