Monday, November 12, 2018

December 12 ~ 13, 2017
2-Days Capacity Building Workshop on Islamic Finance held at COMSATS Sahiwal in collaboration with Center of Islamic Finance (COMSATS) and State Bank of Pakistan.

CIIT contributes towards promotion and development of Islamic Finance in Pakistan through ‘Center of Islamic Finance’ (CIF, http://cif.ciitlahore.edu.pk/) (est. 2014).

The Center of Islamic Finance (CIF) is serving the noble cause of promoting research, training & development, Shariah advisory and extensive outreach in the area of Islamic Finance. CIF

This initiative provides an opportunity to the banking industry to develop their human resource at their doorsteps. Fifth training workshop under this program took place in Sahiwal on Tuesday 12th – Wednesday 13th December, 2017. Venue was Room C4 of Block C in CIIT Sahiwal.

The invitees of this workshop consisted on Ulema-e-karaam Islamic Scholars) and Bankers of Sahiwal and surroundings.

All banks’ HR departments were invited via email to send their local bankers to benefit from the workshop. Moreover all locan banks and prominent madrissas were visited by Mr Bilal Mian in person and ulema and bankers were invited via invitation cards.

The trainer nominated by State Bank of Pakistan for this workshop was Mufti Syed Sabir Hussain, Sharia Adviser MCB Islamic Banking. He explained the various topics of Shariah including fiqh-e-muamlat, riba and various modes and products of Islamic Finance.

Head of Centre of Islamic Finance CIIT Dr AbdusSattar Abbasi had come from Lahore to lead the session.

Prof. Dr. Saleem Farooq Shaukat, Worthy Director COMSATS Sahiwal was the Chief Guest.

Attendees included reknown Islamic Scholars, mostly Muftis from prominent Shariah Education Institutes and managers, operation managers and other bankers from local branches of various banks. Tea and Lunch was served to the participants on both days of workshop.

All participants were awarded joint certificates from CIF & SBP on completion of the training workshop.

Dr Abbasi informed the guests that CIF has taken many initiatives to promote Islamic finance in the Country. Such as Global Forum on Islamic Finance (GFIF, http://gfif.ciitlahore.edu.pk) it an annual event since 2013 which provides a platform for dynamic collaboration among the national and international institutions and dignitaries where they successfully network and share knowledge in the field of Islamic finance. He told that CIF also publishes COMSATS Journal of Islamic Finance (CJIF, https://lahore.comsats.edu.pk/CIF/journal) a double-blind peer reviewed research journal. CJIF provides a platform to researchers, academicians and practitioners who are interested in new knowledge and in discussing ideas, issues and challenges in the field of Islamic finance, banking, accounting, business and economics. It further encourages qualitative and quantitative research in Fiqh-al-Muamlat and Islamic jurisprudence. Dr Abbasi also told about CIF’s Islamic Finance Excellence Awards (IFEA) that were initiated last year.

Closing Ceremony of 2-Days Capacity Building Workshop on Islamic Finance held at COMSATS Sahiwal in collaboration with Center of Islamic Finance (COMSATS) and State Bank of Pakistan.

Prof. Dr. Saleem Farooq Shaukat, Worthy Director COMSATS Sahiwal was the Chief Guest.

Dr. Abdus Sattar Abbasi, Head, Center of Islamic Finance (CIF) thanked the management of COMSATS Sahiwal for their support.

Prof. Dr. Saleem Farooq Shaukat, Director COMSATS Sahiwal congratulated all participants for completion of this training program. He extended his gratitude to the management of State Bank of Pakistan and the Center of Islamic Finance for arranging this workshop which will help to understand the essence of Islamic Finance.

The Chief Guest along with Head, Center of Islamic Finance distributed certificates to all participants.

The ceremony ended up with concluding remarks of the Chief Guest followed by the group photo.

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CUI Sahiwal at a Glance

  • Campus Established: 2006
  • Total Area: 36 Acres
  • Total no. of faculty: 145
  • Total no. of PhD faculty: 52
  • Total Programs Offered: 19
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COMSATS University Islamabad, Sahiwal campus is situated half-way between Lahore and Multan on COMSATS Road off G.T Road Sahiwal, was formally inaugurated on September 23, 2006. The campus is purpose built and is spread over area of 36 acres on land...

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