Why Work in IIUM?

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Why Work in IIUM?

We are the world’s premier Islamic University, located in the harmonious, multicultural, tropical country of Malaysia, one of the world’s most prosperous Muslim nations. Our institution brings together world-class lecturers, facilities, and programmes into a garden of knowledge, to bring Islamic enlightenment to all.

And we treat our staff as well as we treat our students. Employees at IIUM receive a great deal of benefits and allowances, such as:

  • Loans
    • Housing loans
    • Motor vehicle loan
    • Computer loans
  • Medical Benefits
    • Medical
    • Dental
    • Maternity packages
    • Group hospitalisation and surgery insurance scheme
  • Financial Benefits
    • School/tuition fees for international staff, spouses and children studying in IIUM
    • House rental reimbursement for international staff
    • Scholarships/loans for staff pursuing further studies
    • IIUM Staff Khairat Fund (education and welfare benefits)
    • Funeral contributions
  • Retirement Benefits
    • Retirement Benefit Fund (RBF)
    • Leave Cash Compensation/Golden Handshake
    • Medical treatment in IIUM Health and Wellness Centre
  • Statutory Benefits
    • Social Security (SOCSO)
    • Employee Provident Fund (EPF)
  • Others
    • Research grants
    • Research leave
    • Sabbatical leave