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
Taught by Shaykh Riyadh ul Haq & other qualified ʿUlamā´ and ʿĀlimāt. Brothers & Sisters can enrol into the higher years of the ʿĀlim and ʿĀlimah course, subject to eligibility criteria.
Online option now available for brothers only. More info in the ‘Requirements’ section.
Dates and Timings
Course start date: Monday 14th September 2020
Timings for classes:
Morning: 9:30am – 12:30pm (Women only)
Evening: 7pm – 10pm (Men and Women)
Days: Monday – Friday
Open Day: To be announced
The Open Day is an excellent opportunity for prospective students (Brothers & Sisters) to view course material, the facilities available at the Academy and to meet Al Kawthar staff members and students.
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.
*Please note that due to COVID-19 the Open Day will be delayed. A date will be advertised once confirmed*
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.
An online option is now available for first year brothers. This option is for those who are unable to attend the Academy in person. Limited spaces available.
The course fee per annum is £1,250 which can be paid outright at the beginning of the year or as ten monthly instalments of £125 per month.
New applications will be considered for September 2020