Education is a process which has spiritual meaning to bring students gettinga hope. This can be understood since human has ambition to be good and to begreat in many aspects of life. Thus, in the practical aspects, education is reallyneeded because of the fact that education is the most effective process to reachsuch need.John Dewey, as a figure of education from the west, offer the concept of education in which is does not use the word ³Late´, ³too old´, or ³too early´ tostart. According to him, ³Educational process has no end beyond it self in its ownand end´. This concept, then is known as life long education.Islam as the last and the most perfect religion has teachings in which humanlife goes in two dimensions; i.e, world and here after. Because of such kind of teachings, Islam offers education which has no limitation that practically it isneeded to be studied carefully and to be applied based on the clear foundation.This Thesis is a careful examination on ³Life Long Education´ un theIslamic perspective and its implication toward human life. The principle aspectswhich are wanted to be known are :(1)
The meaning of life long education in Islamic perspective.(2)
The Basis of life long education in Islam.(3)
How does the concept of life long education gives implication to human life.The aim of the research to those three main points is to see how far does theeducation in Islam which goes through long life gives the meaning to human thisis because human live in various periods, problems, and ambition.In short, it can be stated that Islam, in fact, explains that education goesfrom the time when Allah blows the ruh to the body until the last opportunity of taking effort. It means that the process of education for further generation isstarted from people who will become parent choose their spouse. Such concept becomes one of the important basis Why education must goes a long human life besides that the rapid changing causes human must be in the process of educationwith the purpose of becoming perfect man both in the world and in the here after.