Islamic Finance Qualifications


The Institute of Islamic Banking and Insurance (IIBI) is the examination centre for AAOIFI students in Europe including the United Kingdom.

IIBI is cooperating with the Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI) – an international standard setting body for Islamic finance sector based in Bahrain.  AAOIFI is offering two Professional Certificates, the Certified Islamic Professional Accountant (CIPA) and the Certified Shari’a Adviser and Auditor (CSAA). CIPA is the only internationally recognised qualification in accounting for Islamic financial institutions, catering for all banking, investment an Takaful segments.