Darul Uloom New York

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Darul Uloom New York
Established 1997 (1997) (1418 A.H)[1]
Type Madh'hab
Academic staff 23 (Total)
Students Around 250
Location New York City, New York, United States
Campus Urban
Website http://www.darululoomny.com/

Darul Uloom New York is a higher Islamic educational institution founded by Shaikh Shahidul Islam of Bangladesh in 1997, New York, United States. The aim is to prepare a group of qualified, capable and dedicated Muballigheen, Ulama, and Huffaz of Qur'an who will be committed to become sincere and dedicated workers for Islam. The Darul Uloom has attracted 350 students from all over the country since its establishment, and 7 students have graduated from Alim Course. Furthermore, around 50 Huffaz also graduated from the Darul Uloom.[2]

Education System[edit]

The following courses are offered currently to the students.

  • A. Naazra (Reciting the Quraan): Here the basic knowledge of Qur'an recitation is taught.
  • B. Hifzul-Quran (Memorization of the Glorious Quraan): Students are taught how to memorise the Qur'an with Tajweed (Pronunciation).
  • C. Aalim Course: This course consists of 7 years. The first 5 years includes Arabic grammar (Surf and Nahw), Aqeedah, Fiqh, Usoolul-Fiqh, Hadeeth, Usoolul-Hadeeth, Tafseer, etc. And the 6th and 7th years are devoted to the in-depth study of Hadeeth (Bukhari, Muslim, Tirmidhi, Abu Dawood, Tahaawi, etc.).
  • D. Schooling/Academics: Besides these courses the Darul Uloom offers schooling for necessary academic subjects such as MATH, ENGLISH, SCIENCE, and SOCIAL STUDIES from grade 3 to 12.
  • E. Islamic Seminars & Lectures: To train the students the Madrasah also organizes Islamic Seminars & Lectures.

Furthermore, some special courses are offered for the weak students in subject like English and Mathematics.


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