To promote the understanding of Islam and the role of Muslims in the modern world.


Islamic Studies department seeks to form a distinguished academic community in higher education, research and community service that attracts students and researchers from all parts of the world, and provides them with a competitive educational level that highlights Islamic and human values. It also prepares them for an effective contribution to the development of their societies and the global community in order to achieve the greatest degree of compatibility among all people of the world.


Islamic Studies department at LGU aims to;

  1. Develop a sense of belonging to the Islamic culture.
  2. Raise the true profile of Islam as a way of life.
  3. Promote studies and specialized research in Islamic world affairs.
  4. Train students to take advantage of Islamic sources of knowledge in the modern world.
  5. Promote studies and specialized research in Islamic world affairs.
  6. Prepare specialists and experts to contribute to the development of the community through the rich Islamic cultural heritage.
  7. Build specialized capabilities and develop these in serving the community and the Islamic world.

Core Values

  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Self-discipline
  • Transparency
  • Obedience to work and duty
  • Continuous learning environment
  • Commitment to Quality Education
  • Innovation towards excellence
  • Academic freedom