Professional Diploma in Financial Statement Analysis for Islamic Banks


This is a Financial Statement Analysis for Islamic Banks online course. This is an applied Islamic finance and accounting course. This course aims to cover the mechanics of financial statement analysis of Islamic financial institutions including income statements, balance sheets, cash flow analyses and ratio analysis. The course is taught with introductory knowledge on Islamic financial instruments and proceed to the reporting of Islamic financial institutions. 

Course outcome

At the end of this course, the students will be able

1. Understand the difference between the report of the financial statements of conventional financial institutions and Islamic financial institutions.

2. Describe the international financial reporting standards and AAOIFI financial reporting of Islamic financial institutions

3. Recognize how to interpret actual excerpts from financial reports and footnotes

4. Analyze financial statement of Islamic financial institution

5. Interpret and give recommendations on the findings


Course modules

1. Introduction to Islamic Accounting and reporting

2. Accounting standards for IFI

3. Financial statements of IFI

4. Analysis of segment reporting

5. Ratio analysis of Islamic banks

6. Interpretations and recommendation of IFI


ProgramProfessional Diploma in financial statement analysis for Islamic financial institution
Target audience Islamic finance professionals, Islamic bankers, auditors. Accountants, Accounting technician, finance managers, treasurers, fund managers, managers of Islamic financial institutions, financial analyst, system analyst, accounting students, academics and students whoever want to start a career in Islamic accounting and reporting.
Study Mode Online (Distance learning)
Duration 30 Hours (Flexible - Students have freedom to start at their own time and complete within in 12 months)
Academic requirements Bachelor or master degrees in business administration, accounting or finance. Full or part qualification in CPA/CMA/CIMA/ACCA/Chartered Accountancy and AAT or working experience as financial analyst
Working experience Not required, however, professional experience in Halal industry will be recognized for Accredited Prior Learning (APL)*
English language requirements Reading, writing and presentations skills
Learning materials Animated videos, reading materials, practice worksheet, e-books and case studies weekly live Q & A with instructors
Assessments Students need to complete end of chapter questions, assignments, Capstone projects and recorded presentation.
Award Professional Diploma in Financial Statement Analysis for Islamic Financial Institutions
Awarding body Students have choice to select the Diploma provider from 1. London School of Business and Social Sciences (LSBSS) 2. Geneva School of Business and Economics (GSBE) 3. American International Theism University (AITU)
Fees UK £ 250 - London School of Business and Social Sciences (LSBSS) or Geneva School of Business and Economics (GSBE) UK£ 500 - AITU


* Limited number of financial relief and tuition waivers available to deserving students. Contact for further details on financial relief/tuition fees and APL