The Alimiyyah Initiative

Open to all - Separate Seating for Sisters - Ages 15+ 26 seats now available.


23rd Sept 2018
9.15am - 1.30pm


The Alstom Building

Our Level 4 Advanced units allow learners to study the disciplines of which Islamic scholarship is comprised. These disciplines are studied via primary texts written by erudite scholars across the centuries to develop learner knowledge and skills across a range of scholarly subjects.

A complete Alimiyya programme to train the future scholars and leaders of the Muslim community. View the course prospectus here.

Units covered on this advanced year four course:

Exploring the Tradition

Detailed study of hadith literature and scripture and how they are utilised through the study of juristic principles.

Legal Theory

By the end of this unit, you will be able to demonstrate awareness of key nomenclature used by legal theorists and their frameworks.

Introduction to Classical Logic

The unit is based on a seminal primer by Imam Al-Abahri who was from Mosul, Iraq and a student of the celebrated polymath Fakhr Al-Din Al-Razi. The text itself has been a cornerstone of Islamic curriculam.

Scriptural Studies

The unit expands on the themes and concepts learned in earlier jurisprudence based units by evaluating the evidences used by different legal schools to support their legal corpora.

The Tutors

Master Classes from qualified teachers

Pricing & Enrolment

Tell your friends about us and you’ll be refunded 10% of your course fee each time a friend enrols on one of our courses! Refer five friends to get this course for free!

Booking Form


Early Bird Enrolment

Please note, the cost of £250 covers a three term year, split over 30 weeks.



Will be available after the early bird promotion expires on August 13th.


I have enjoyed my time learning with the ISNAD Institute, as it has allowed me to keep in touch with my Islamic studies at a comfortable pace. The course has inspired me... Iram, Purification of the Heart
Excellent course. Inspiring and motivational. Makes you reflect and helps you make a change. Fatimah, Arabic
It was an awesome experience, I made new frieds and really formed a spiritual attachment with the teachers... Javeria, Islamic Sciences Programme

Why is this course for you?


This course is ideal for those wanting a flexible and relevant part-time programme studying classical Islamic Sciences.

Reviving the Tradition of Learning in Islam

Only by studying the sacred knowledge may we become more conscious of Allah (taqwa), precisely emulate the exemplar of the Prophet ﷺ, and follow in the footsteps of the righteous scholars ('Ulema).

Traditional Tutelage

Study with some of the most renowned and accomplished teachers in the UK.

Pathway to Islamic Scholarship

The aim of this course is to produce future scholars and leaders who will serve the Muslim community with excellence and sincerity.

Location and Venue


The Alstom Building, Leigh Rd, Birmingham, B8 2YH

Islamic Studies In Manchester

This course is also available in Manchester with Guidance Hub.

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