Al-Jamiah Al-Islamiah Patiya

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Al-Jamiah Al-Islamiah
Type Islamic university
Established 1358 Hijri (1938)
Chancellor Allamah Abdul Haleem Bukharee
Academic staff
Students 5,000 (Total)
Postgraduates 700
Location Patiya, Chittagong, Bangladesh
Campus Rural

Al-Jamiah Al-Islamiah, Patiya (Bengali: আল-জামিয়া আল-ইসলামিয়া পটিয়া), a private Qawmi Islamic university ("Jāmiʿah"), is one of the largest centers[citation needed] in South Asia and the second largest in Bangladesh,[2]

Education pattern[edit]

The Jāmiʿah has currently these departments of education and classes: Dept. Of Nooranee (kinder Garten), Dept. Of Nazira and Hifz and Classess from elementary level to the Dawra-e-Hadith(M.A. Class).

Post–Graduate Classes: Short Course Curricula: Vocational Trainings and Other Courses

Other Trainings and Hifz Competition:

Al-Jamiah Al-Islamiah is one of the three large madrassahs, along with Darul Uloom Muinul in Hathazari and Jamiatul Uloom Al-Islamia Lalkhan Bazar, that together control over 7000 smaller schools in Bangladesh.[3][4] The three schools are closely coordinated.[3]

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The Monthly Al-Tawheed magazine is being published by this Jamiah regularly for 43 years.


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  3. ^ a b Riaz, Ali (2008). Faithful Education: Madrassahs in South Asia. Rutgers University Press. p. 149. ISBN 978-0-8135-4562-2. Three madrassahs are reported to control more than seven thousand smaller madrassahs—al-Jamiah al-Islamia located in Patiya district, Darul Uloom Mainul Madrassah located in Hathazari, and Darul Uloom Madrassah located in Lalkhan Bazar of Chittagong—are closely coordinated and they appear to be the core institutions of a larger network. 
  4. ^ "Reality Reminder." New Delhi, 31 October 2005

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