A course that focusses on Quran memorization and Qiraat (recognised methods of recitation).
Diploma in Tahfiz wal Qiraat
To produce Huffaz (“memorizers” of the Quran, male and female) who are skilful in the recitation and study of the Holy Quran so as to protect and preserve the sanctity of the Holy Quran.
To develop Qurra’ (“reciters” of the Quran, male and female) who are proficient in the art of Quran recitation and possess authoritative knowledge in the science of Qiraat.
To produce Du’at (“inviters” to Islam, male and female) and professional Imams who are able to guide and educate others, given their pursuit of deeper Quranic knowledge.
Students will be able to complete the memorization of the whole Quran (30 Juz) effectively with the correct methodology.
Students who are equipped with wide exposure to the Quranic sciences and the 7 Qiraat, thereby enabling them to apply their knowledge in real-life contexts and in careers specifically related to such fields.
Students who can capably utilize their acquired skills in the Quranic sciences and the recitation of the 7 Qiraat in a community, guided by the Quran as a primary reference.
- Practical Training
PERIOD OF STUDY
- 3 years / 6 semesters
To qualify for the Programme, applicants must have passed the GCE ‘O’ Level examination with minimum of 3 credits or any other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government.
- Knowledge of Arabic Language is not compulsory but will be an advantage.
Applicants with other academic qualifications and/or experience may be considered for admission on a case by case basis, while those with 2 ‘O’ Level credits may be offered conditional admission.
Shortlisted applicants will be required to sit for an Entrance Test and an interview. The test will assess an applicant’s level of proficiency in Quran Memorization (oral), Tajwid (written) and Arabic Language (written).
- Monthly fees – SGD 200 / month*
- Registration fee (one-time payment) – SGD 100*
- Examination fee (per semester) – SGD 100*
- Co-curriculum fee (per semester) – SGD 100*
- Material fee – TBA
*excluding 7% GST
Facilities in Jamiyah Education Centre:
- Amenities for students and alumni
- Wi-fi zone
- Financial assistance
- Conducive and air-conditioned classrooms
- Multi-purpose auditorium
Click DTQ to download the Application Form.
Application forms can be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
LIST OF SUBJECTS
Memorization of al-Quran I
Memorization of al-Quran II
Tajwid al Quran
Principles of Qiraat II
Introduction to Qiraat
Principles of Qiraat I
Arabic Language II
Adab Hamalatul Quran
Study of Hadith and Hadith Terminology
Arabic Language I
Memorization of al-Quran III
Memorization of al-Quran IV
Theoretical Rules of Qiraat
Practical Application of Qiraat II
Practical Application of Qiraat I
Arabic Language III
Arabic Language IV
Analytical Study of Sirah
Fiqh of Ibadah
Diacritical Marks of the Quran
Memorization of al-Quran V
Memorization of al-Quran VI
Practical Application of Qiraat III
Sciences of the Quran
Dakwah and Islamic Oratory
History of the Mushaf
Analytical Study of Tafsir
Thematic Study of Tafsir
History of the Qurra’ (Scholars of Qiraat)
Fawasil of the Quran
(Divisions between Verses)
BROCHURE & PROSPECTUS
Click here for prospectus.
Our team of experienced full-time and part-time local lecturers possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Islamic Studies, specialising in Tahfiz wal Qiraat, Arabic Language, Islamic Theology or Islamic Jurispudence.
This Diploma in Tahfiz wal Qiraat has successfully achieved accreditation by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (Reference No: A10187), a statutory body that accredits and accords recognition to post-secondary or tertiary academic Programmes in Malaysian educational institutions.
Graduates of this Diploma Programme will be able to pursue studies in many universities, including:
1. Recognised universities in Malaysia
2. Universities in Indonesia:
UIN SULTAN TAHA SYARIF KASIM, PEKAN BARU, INDONESIA
IAIN IMAM BONJOL, PADANG, INDONESIA
IAIN SULTAN TAHA SAIFUDDIN, JAMBI, INDONESIA
IAIN AR-RANIRI ACHEH, INDONESIA
3. Universities in the Middle East, including in Jordan:
UNIVERSITY OF JORDAN
Asatizah in Singapore specializing in Quranic studies and Qiraat
Executive Imam in Mosques
Mosque Religious Officer
Other jobs requiring such qualifications and skills
“Saya memilih program DTQ di JEC kerana ia satu-satunya program Diploma Tahfiz sepenuh masa di Singapura”
MUHAMMAD SYAFIEY BIN MOHD SOUPIE
“The DTQ programme at JEC is unique because we need to memorise whole Quran within 3 years and learn the variant readings and sciences of the Quran”
ABDUL RAHMAN BIN ABDUL RAHIM
“What I have enjoyed most since joining DTQ is getting to know more about how to memorize the Quran and the different kinds of Qiraat”
AFIQAH BT SUHAIMI
“Saya ingin meneruskan usaha untuk menghafal al-Quran kerana ia merupakan amalan seharian saya setelah saya mula hafal semasa di sekolah menengah dulu, dan sebagai bekalan Akhirat”
NUR KAAMILAH BT ABDULLAH
“The best part of learning Qiraat is being able to read the Quran with other forms of recitations besides Hafs”
SITI AISHAH BT THAHA