Zakat Research Institute of Malaysia (IKaZ) headquartered in Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) is Malaysia's leading excellence centre in the filed of Zakat and Waqf. IKaZ has maintained a mission of research and development, services, publication, training, consultation and networking.


  • We work in a number of research areas using a variety of approaches in providing services and consultancy to goverment, private sector, public, professionals and practitioners in the industry
  • We partner national and international Zakat, Waqf activists and practitioners, thus providing a wealth of international perspectives and global approaches to solving Zakat and Waqf issues
  • We conduct workshops, seminars and professional development courses as impactful continuous learning experiences for the public, asnaf, professionals and practitioners in the industry
  • We disseminate our research outcomes, intellectual wealth and knowledge through journal, articles, conference paper and project reports to encourage their implementation