About Us

The Institute of Short-term Studies and Sabbatical Leaves (ISTSL) is a branch of Al-Mustafa International University. Professors, university students and researchers would be able to join us with no restriction on religion, nationality, ethnicity, and language. ISTSL, as an institute for Islamic Studies, is holding (conducting) courses of humanities and social sciences with an interdisciplinary approach. As an international institute different language-based department includes English, Russian, Arabic, French are holding courses in an interdisciplinary way e.g. Islamic Humanities and Islamic Social Sciences. Then you can find over than 70 courses. Research alongside of education has provided the ground for department to host Ph.d students, researchers and professors to do their sabbatical leaves.

Distance learning and offering opportunities to continue education have enabled ISTSL to provide part-time and flexible education for individuals.