The Scenario of Waqf in Malaysian Higher Education Institutions

Abstract :

Waqf in the education sector is no stranger because its implementation has been implemented starting from establishment of traditional educational religious-oriented such as Sekolah Agama Rakyat (SAR), Sekolah Agama Negeri (SAN) and madrasah or Sekolah Pondok. However, implementation of these waqf at the higher education institution level is still new. There are only few of university that have been running these waqf activities currently include Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM), Universiti Teknology Mara (UiTM), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTeM)  and Universiti Islam Antarabangsa (UIAM). This study will used mixed method include qualitative and quantitative to get the detail information. This study purposed to find out more detail about the waqf activities at Malaysian public university.