Assessment & Examination

Post Graduate Diploma & Diploma in Islamic Banking Courses

You will need to submit written assignments for most lessons. For other lessons there are only answer Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).

Progress is assessed throughout the course by the tutor assigned to you. The written answers submitted to questions provided at the end of certain lesson are graded by the tutor and for other lessons the MCQs are graded automatically according to the number of correct answers.

The assessments grades by the tutor are subject to an internal review at the Institute.

You do not have to take any examination at the end of the course. You will have to complete the course successfully before we can issue a certificate awarding the qualification for the applicable course.

Full details on assessment and grading are in the IIBI Study Guide


You will need to take an examination in the form of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) at the end of the last lesson of the course. Correct answers will be marked automatically to determine whether you pass or fail. There is no grading system.

A minimum of 75 correct answers out of 90 is required to pass. If you are successful, you will be instantly awarded a digital Certificate in Islamic Banking or Certificate in Takaful that you can download at any time. If you fail in your first attempt, you will be allowed a second attempt after payment of an administration charge. If you fail the second attempt you will have to register again.