Events Reports

Second SBP-CIF Capacity Building Workshop on Islamic Finance at CIIT Attock.

Opening started with the recitation from the verses of Holy Quran. Afterward Dr. Abdus Sattar Abbasi (Head, CIF) welcomed all participants and briefed about Center of Islamic Finance (CIF) at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) Lahore. Dr. Abbasi informed about COMSATS Journal of Islamic Finance (CJIF), Shariah Advisory Services, Islamic Finance Excellence Award (IFEA) and Outreach Program of CIF


Capacity Building Training Workshop on Islamic Finance

Opening started with the recitation for al-Qurʾān. Dr. Abdus Sattar Abbasi (Head, CIF) welcomed all participants and briefed about Center of Islamic Finance (CIF) at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) Lahore.


GFIF 2017

COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) Lahore, Pakistan has been organizing Global Forum on Islamic Finance (GFIF) since 2013 for serving the noble cause of promoting Islamic finance in Pakistan and beyond.


Strategic Workshop of CIF-Network 2016

For over a decade various Islamic Financial Institutions (IFIs) have been established in Pakistan and abroad to serve Islamic Finance. Supplementing this cause, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Lahore has established Center of Islamic Finance (CIF) in 2014 and now has established sub-offices in each campus of COMSATS in six following cities of Pakistan for better outreach of Center of Islamic Finance.


Seminar on “Why need to study Islamic banking and Finance?”

The Center of Islamic Finance (CIF) at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Lahore campus successfully organized a seminar on need of Islamic Banking and its practices on Wednesday, 18th of May, 2016. Learning areas include


Global Forum on Islamic Finance (GFIF), 2016

COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Lahore Campus has been organizing a Global Forum on Islamic Finance (GFIF) since 2013 for serving the noble cause of penetrating Islamic finance in Pakistan. After two consecutive GFIFs in 2013 and 2014 a Center of Islamic Finance (CIF) was established at CIIT Lahore campus. CIF is primarily meant to undertake research and development for contributing Shariah compliant financial solutions. It further offers demand driven and customizable trainings for professionals. In addition CIF also supplements the Department of Management Sciences in degree programmes with specialization in Islamic finance.


Seminar on Issues and Challenges in Islamic Finance

The Center of Islamic Finance at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Lahore campus successfully organized the event on Issues and Challenges in developing Islamic Financial system and Takaful (Islamic Insurance) on December 29th 2015 (4:00 to 7:30PM)


IFAAS Workshop 2015

For over a decade various Islamic Financial Institutions (IFIs) have been established in Pakistan and abroad to serve Islamic Finance.While their products, contracts and procedures were being complied with Shariah standards, it was realized that their corporate governance should also be encompassed under Shariah rulings.


Global Forum on Islamic Finance (GFIF), 2015

The Global Forum on Islamic Finance (GFIF), 2015 COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Lahore Campus has been organizing a Global Forum on Islamic Finance (GFIF) since 2013 for serving the noble cause of penetrating Islamic finance in Pakistan. After two consecutive GFIFs in 2013 and 2014 a Center of Islamic Finance (CIF) was established at CIIT Lahore campus. CIF is primarily meant to undertake research and development for contributing Shariah compliant financial solutions. It further offers demand driven and customizable trainings for professionals. In addition CIF also supplements the Department of Management Sciences in degree programmes with specialization in Islamic finance.


Seminar on Takaful 2014

A seminar for spreading awareness on Takaful (Islamic Insurance) was held in collaboration with Pak-Qatar Family Takaful on December 10, 2014 (11:00 AM to 04:00 PM) with support of Dr. Waheed Akhter, Assistant Professor, Management Science Department, CIIT-Lahore.


IFAP 2014

The Center of Islamic Finance at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Lahore campus successfully organized a one day workshop on Operational Risk Management in Islamic Financial Institutions on September 18, 2014 with partnership of Edbiz Consulting


Global Forum on Islamic Finance (GFIF), 2014

COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Lahore, Pakistan is proudly hosting the second Global Forum on Islamic Finance (GFIF), after the successful conduction of the first GFIF, another platform for scholars from around the globe in the field of Islamic finance to share latest developments in Islamic finance


Global Forum on Islamic Finance (GFIF), 2013

COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Lahore, Pakistan is hosting Global Forum on Islamic Finance with the collaboration of Lancaster University UK to provide an opportunity to share latest developments among scholars from around the globe in the field of Islamic finance. The theme of the Conference is “Islamic Finance: New Realities New Challenges”.(


ASASAH Masharakah Financing Session