LL.B (Hons.)(Malaya) 1985; Advocate & Solicitor (High Court Malaya) 1986; Master in Comparative Laws (IIUM) 1988; Advanced Diploma in Shariah and Legal Practice (IIUM) 1989; PhD (Law) (London) 1994
Area of Specialisation -
Comparative Family Law
Law and Gender, Divorce Law
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Y.BHG. PROF. DATO' SRI DR. SYED ARABI IDID
Former IIUM Rector
( Jun 2006 - Jun 2011)
Prof. Dato' Sri Dr. Syed Arabi Idid is Professor of Communication and Rector of the International Islamic University Malaysia since 2006. He has received many academic and state awards and is the author of many books. He is also known for pioneering electoral surveys in Malaysia.
Prof. Syed Arabi graduated with a B.A. from University Malaya and a M.A. and PhD from the University of Wisconsin.
Prof. Syed Arabi worked as a reporter for the national news agency Bernama from 1968 to 1971. He then joined University Kebangsaan Malaysia as a lecturer, later becoming Head of the Department of Communication and the Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.
In 1999, he joined IIUM as Professor in the Department of Communication. He became Dean of the Research Management Centre in July 2001 and was later appointed as Rector of IIUM on 1 June 2006.
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