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Ghazali Bin Jaapar

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Islamic Studies) - Doctor of Philosophy, University of Birmingham
  • Master of Comparative Law - Masters Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Syariah - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Malaya (UM)

Ghazali Bin Jaapar (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus

AHMAD IBRAHIM KULLIYYAH OF LAWS


ghazali@iium.edu.my
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Expert Profile


Dr Ghazali Jaapar is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Islamic Law, Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws, IIUM. He obtained his first degree from the Faculty of Shariah, University of Malaya in 1995, then pursued his Master's degree in Comparative Law from IIUM and later joined Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws as a faculty member. From 2001 until 2005 he embarked on his academic journey to the United Kingdom and obtained his Ph.D from Birmingham University. His Ph.D thesis was entitled: "The Concept and Application of Equity in Islamic Law and in the Shariah Courts in Malaysia".
In 1998, he has been appointed as Deputy Director, Harun M. Hashim Law Centre, a business arm of the faculty and subsequently, promoted as the Director in 2009 until 2011. During his tenure, he was a senate member of the university. He also sat in various committees at Kulliyyah and University levels.
He has been actively involved in promoting trainings and academic programmes, especially for executives and adult learners ranging from Certificate in Islamic Banking, Executives Diplomas and Master's degree in various area of laws including Correctional and Criminology, Islamic Banking, International Law, etc.
In 2011, he was appointed as Chairman, Group Shariah Committee for RHB Islamic Bank and also a member of Shariah Committee for HSBC Amanah Takaful.


Area of Specialisation


  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Syariah Law ~ Islamic Family Law
  • Humanities ~ Humanities ~ Religious Studies ~ Islamic Studies - Usul Fiqh
  • Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics, Business And Management ~ Islamic Finance ~ Islamic Banking
  • Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics, Business And Management ~ Islamic Finance ~ Other Islamic Finance n.e.c.


Teaching Responsibilities


AL-SIYASAH AL-SHAR'IYYAH 2012/2013 2015/2016 2018/2019 2020/2021 2013/2014
ISLAMIC CONSTITUTIONAL LAW (ARABIC) 2020/2021 2019/2020
ISLAMIC LAW OF EVIDENCE AND PROCEDURE I (ARABIC) 2018/2019 2020/2021 2017/2018 2019/2020
ISLAMIC LEGAL MAXIMS 2010/2011 2009/2010 2008/2009 2013 2015 2009
ISLAMIC LEGAL SYSTEM (ARABIC) 2017/2018 2018/2019 2019/2020 2020/2021
ISLAMIC LEGAL SYSTEM I (ARABIC) 2012/2013 2013/2014 2014/2015 2015/2016 2016/2017 2011/2012
ISLAMIC LEGAL SYSTEM II (ARABIC) 2012/2013
NIZAM AL-QADA' FI AL-SHARI'AH AL-ISLAMIYYAH (ISLAMIC JUDICIAL SYSTEM) 2021/2022
NIZAM AL-TASHRI' AL-ISLAMI (ISLAMIC LEGAL SYSTEM) 2021/2022
QANUN AL-DUSTURI AL-ISLAMI (ISLAMIC CONSTITUTIONAL LAW (A) ) 2021/2022
SIASAH SYAR'IYYAH 2007/2008 2008/2009 2009/2010
SISTEM PERUNDANGAN ISLAM 2012/2013 2013/2014 2010/2011 2009/2010 2020/2021 2016/2017 2008/2009 2019/2020 2011/2012 2015/2016
TRANSACTION IN ISLAMIC LAW I 2018/2019 2019/2020
TRANSACTIONS IN ISLAMIC LAW I 2014/2015 2013/2014
UNDANG-UNDANG MUAMALAT & PERLAKSANAANYA 2017/2018
USUL AL FIQH IV (ARABIC) 2015/2016 2012/2013 2011/2012 2013/2014 2016/2017 2014/2015


Research Projects


Completed
No data
On-Going
2017 - Present Al-`Adl (justice) and Ihsan (benevolent) in Islamic Jurisprudence: A study on the concept of Equity in Islamic Law.
2014 - Present The Influence of Jahiliyy Custom on Islamic Law of Successdion on the Entitlement of Legal Heirs to the Deceased Muslim Estates
2013 - Present A Study on the Entitlement of the Agnatic Grandfather under Laws of Successions; the Malaysian Law and the Shariah Perspective
2008 - Present Studing the Feasibility of Appointing Female Judges in Malaysian Shari'ah Courts from Islamic Jurisprudence Perspective?


Publications