Morning ʿĀlimah Course (16+)

Al Kawthar Academy Presents A Morning part time ʿĀlimah course for sisters.


Al Kawthar Academy presents a part time morning ʿĀlimah course in English and Arabic for sisters, taught by qualified ʿĀlimāt. This part time course, based on a classical curriculum, is designed to help beginners progress from an elementary stage to a very advanced level in Arabic and Islamic Studies. Taught in English with a progressive focus on Arabic, it comprises an in-depth study of many disciplines of Arabic and Islamic studies, including Arabic language and literature, theology, Qur´ān, Ḥadīth and Fiqh.

Course Outline and syllabus

Years 1–2: Arabic language & literature, Fiqh, Ḥadīth

Years 3-5: Qur´ān, Ḥadīth, Principles of Fiqh, Principles of Ḥadīth, Comparative Fiqh, Tafsīr

Years 6 -7: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim, Jāmi’ at-Tirmidhī, Sunan Abū Dāwūd, Sunan ibn Mājah & Sunan an-Nasâ’ī

Under the tutelage of Shaykh Riyadh ul Haq the course will be taught by qualified ʿĀlimāt.

Dates and Timings

Course start date:  To be announced

Timings for classes: 9:30am – 12:30pm

Days: Monday – Thursday

Please note that course availability, dates and timings are subject to change. Please register your interest early to secure a place as limited spaces are available.


Minimum entry age for the course is 16. No detailed knowledge of the Arabic language is necessary. However, students should at least be able to recognise and read the Arabic script of the Qurān, even if it be slowly and without comprehension.


The course fee per annum is £1,100 which can be paid outright at the beginning of the year or as a deposit of £200 on enrolment and then in 9 monthly instalments of £100. Fees need to be paid via standing order.

Course Venue

Sister’s entrance: 62 Gough Rd, Leicester, LE5 4AN

To enrol or for further information on course details please contact us at:

E –
T – +44 (0) 116 246 1011
M – +44 (0) 7984321816

Applications to join this year are now closed.

New applications will be considered for the next Academic year.

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