Admission & Records

Application Forms

Application forms can be submitted online or  downloaded in various formats. Please select your preferred format, print the application form out, fill it in and return it to the Institute by post with all the relevant documentation .

We are a British institution based in the UK teaching Islam, Arabic and Sharia.All applicants wishing to study must have the following minimum qualifications (or equivalents). If you are in any doubt regarding your eligibility, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our staff of academic affairs will be happy to help you. The Institute judges each application on its individual merits.

Arabic Language Certificate (1 Year)
Formal qualifications are not required for enrolment on this course.
Arabic Language Diploma (2 Years)
Formal qualifications are not required for enrolment on this course.
Higher Licence in Islamic Law (3 Years), this course is equivalent to a BA degree in UK.
To enrol for this course we require: 2 ‘A’ Levels at Grade ‘C’ or above (or overseas equivalent). If you are less than 21 years old.
Fluency in Arabic (either by successful completion of the Institute’s Arabic Language Diploma, or else decided at interview or by means of an entrance test).
A new Islamic Studies course is currently being designed that will be taught in English, with Arabic Language as a joint subject.
M.A. and Ph.D. in Islamic Studies
The Institute will shortly be offering these courses

Note: Student must pay £50 towards his certificate evaluation.

Admission Procedure

  • At present, the Institute accepts applications for admission by post or in our branches. In the coming months, we hope to establish a new online application facility.
  • Please address all documents to the Admissions Secretary of institute at the address written in the application form and attach to them an envelope of registered post.
  • Please note, although the Institute endeavours to return all original documents it cannot be held responsible for factors beyond its control.
  • All applications must include the following six documents:
    1. Educational Certificates (originals only)
    2. Copies of current, valid Birth Certificate, Passport and other relevant ID (such as a Driving Licence)
    3. 4 Passport-size photographs
    4. 2 letters of reference (one must be from a previous school or college)
    5. Referees must not be related to the applicant
    6. Evidence of fluency in Arabic (to join our Higher Licence in Islamic Law (3 Years) only)

Mature Students

The Institute recognises that many people of skill and insight have not, for whatever reason, had equal access to higher education. In order to address this issue, the Institute accepts and actively welcomes applications from mature students. As such, mature students (those over the age of 21) can be admitted to the Institute’s educational programmes depending on individual circumstances and following the successful completion of a formal interview and entrance test.


Information on Fees can be found on the finance page.