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MI focuses on two broad educational areas: (1) specific interest courses; and (2) graduate studies.
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MI undertakes two levels of research foundational or basic and applied. Foundational research covers the relationship between maqasid and the primary sources of the Quran and Sunnah.
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Meet MI's core of team of dedicated individuals. Along with their MI duties, these scholars and professionals are global ambassadors of maqasid studies and philosophy.
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The creation of a global maqasid research network is crucial for generating critical mass of intellectual activities and contributions that can accumulate and build on each other to generate breakthrough ideas.
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