Islamic Finance for everyone.
First Global Academy pioneered Islamic Banking and Finance education in
Sri Lanka and has been recognized as a significant and influential Islamic Finance talent supplier.
What is First Global Digital Academy?
We are dedicated to student learning and committed to service and excellence. Through foundation in the professional degree programs, personalized higher education experiences, and use of current technologies, we prepare a diverse body of students to be lifelong learners who are proficient in their fields of study, able to adapt to a changing world and contribute to the betterment of society.
Meet Our Lead Instructors
We take pride in our expert panel of instructors who will be guiding you through your online education at the First Global Digital Academy. These are all practitioners of Islamic Banking and Finance with decades of experience in real-life applications of Islamic Banking and Finance products.
MIT - Muhammad Ikram Thowfeek
Founder – FGDA | Chartered Accountant by profession
Dr. Mohammed Burhan Arbouna, PhD.
EVP, Head of Shari’a Compliance at Al Salam Bank Bahrain | Scholar
Senior Technology Director and Operations Head, Middle East at Synechron
Our history, in numbers
Students and alumni