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A comprehensive part-time program in the Essential Islamic Sciences. This level is 38 weeks in duration and consists of 3 terms. Ideal for adults and children above the age of 16.

Foundations Program


Madina Institute’s Islamic Sciences Diploma is tailored for students of Islamic knowledge who are just beginning their journey. The course provides a solid basis in Islamic Studies through part-time study with some of the most renowned and accomplished teachers around the Globe, including Shaykh Muhammad Bin Yahya al-Ninowy. 

This program will focus on the foundational Islamic Sciences, primarily:

  • Arabic
  • Aqeedah
  • Fiqh (Jurisprudence)
  • Quranic Sciences
    • Tajweed
    • Tafseer
    • Ulum ul-Quran
  • Seerah
  • Principles of Hadith
  • Usul-ul-Fiqh (Foundations of Jurisprudence)
  • Spirituality


The program consists of three semesters:

Semester 1: September - December (12 weeks)

Breaks: Christmas Holidays

Semester 2: January - April (14 weeks)

Breaks: Easter & Ramadan Holidays

Semester 3: May - July (14 weeks)

Our goal is to make this program accessible to all and for this reason we’ve kept the program costs to a minimum with flexible payment options.

Tuition & Fees : £750 per annum
Note: Financial Aid is currently only available to qualifying applicants and are granted based on the order they are received and the availability of funds