How to open an account with FAB Islamic Bank, Dubai?

Types and procedures to open an Account with FAB Islamic Bank in Dubai

1 Islamic Current Account


  • Free Islamic debit card
  • Free cheque book (First)
  • Free statement of account every month
  • Available in AED and other major currencies
  • Cash withdrawals from any ATM displaying the UAE/GCC Switch logos throughout the GCC and at ATMs worldwide displaying Mastercard/Cirrus logo
  • Airport lounge access

Eligibility (to open an Account with FAB in Dubai)

  • For individuals above 21 years of age
  • Salaried, self-employed and non-salaried customers are eligible
  • Open to UAE nationals, GCC nationals and resident expatriates.

Documents required

  • Original passport and Emirates ID
    Valid UAE residence Visa (for expatriates)
    Account opening form completed and signed by the customer
    Any other documents deemed necessary

2 Islamic Savings Account


  • Islamic Savings Accounts are offered based on the Shariah principle of Mudarabah
  • Minimum required balance is AED 3000. Profit distribution will only be paid for accounts with a minimum average balance of AED 3,000 (or its equivalent in the relevant currency) every month
  • This account is available in AED and other major currencies
    access for FAB Platinum Mastercard debit cardholders at select airports is complimentary.


  • UAE Nationals, GCC Nationals and resident and non-resident expatriates are eligible
  • Salaried, self-employed and non-salaried customers are eligible

Documents required

  • The completed account opening form
  • A copy of a valid passport/residence visa/Emirates ID (originals must also be presented)
  • A salary certificate addressed to FAB (issued within the last 30 days) or other proof of income for a non-salaried applicant

Minimum balance to maintain

  • Minimum required balance is AED 3000.

3.Islamic Investment Deposit Account


  • Shariah compliant Investment Deposits are structured based on the Shariah concepts of Wakalah (Islamic Term Deposit (Wakalah)) or Mudarabah (Islamic Term Deposit (Mudarabah))
  • The Islamic Term Deposit account is a profit-bearing investment account and the funds deposited into the Islamic Term Deposit are not guaranteed by the bank.
  • Islamic Term Deposit (Wakalah) – Profit is paid based on an agreed anticipated profit rates, subject to the performance of the investment
  • Islamic Term Deposit (Mudarabah) – Profit is distributed based on an agreed profit-sharing ratio and subject to the performance of the investment
  • Investment periods ranging from 1 to 12 months


  • Minimum deposit for Wakalah deposit is AED 500,000 and for Mudarabah deposit is AED 10,000
  • Available for UAE nationals and residents

Documents required

  • Valid passport and Emirates ID  copy (originals must also be presented)
  • Valid UAE residence visa copy (for expatriates, original must also be presented)

Procedure to fill the online form (to open an Account with FAB Islamic in Dubai)

  • To apply for an account, you can click here.
  • Enter the details like your name, Company name, phone number, and Email address;
  • You have to fill incomplete details of your salary and emirates you want to choose.
  • After completing the details submit the application
  • A representative will contact you within 24 hours of receiving your application.

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