IOU is Globally Accredited


The government of Somalia's Ministry of Higher Education, recently granted a university license to the Islamic Online University, adding it to its list of accredited universities in Somalia which are recognized by the UN and therefore recognized by accredited universities globally.


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The Ministry of Education, Culture and Higher Education granted a university license and accreditation to the Islamic Online University in May 2014.





Operational License in The Gambia


The Ministry of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology has granted to the Islamic Online University a license to operate an online university in The Gambia with effect from May 13, 2014.



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University Affiliations



The College of Sharee’ah and Islamic Studies at Kuwait University, Kuwait and Islamic Online University (IOU) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding in August 2014.


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Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP) of Malaysia and Islamic Online University (IOU) have signed a Memorandum of Agreement in August 2014.





Wisdom International School for Higher Education Studies (WISHES) of Philippines and Islamic Online University (IOU) have signed a Memorandum of Agreement in 2010.





The Gollis University of Somaliland and the Islamic Online University (IOU) have signed a Memorandum of Agreement on 31st of March, 2013, and subsequently, The Gollis University of Somaliland will issue a BA degree to IOU BAIS graduates.


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