Darul Uloom Bury

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Darul Uloom Bury
Established 1973
Chancellor Yusuf Motala
Academic staff
45 (Total)
Students Around 500
Location Holcombe, Bury, England
Campus Urban

Darul Uloom Al-Arabiyyah Al-Islamiyyah, better known as Darul Uloom Bury, was established in 1973 and is the oldest school of its kind in the United Kingdom. Based on the Dars-e-Nizami syllabus found throughout the world, it was founded by Yusuf Motala.[1] It accepts students from the age of 12 to 23, providing a secondary school education for younger students as well as Islamic education to an advanced level.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Casciani, Dominic (2004-01-15). "Inside Britain's Islamic Colleges". BBC News. Retrieved 2009-04-12. 
  2. ^ Grenyer, Neville (2006-10-17). "Inspection Report Darul Uloom Al Arabiya Al Islamiya School" (pdf). Ofsted. Retrieved 2009-04-12. [permanent dead link]

Coordinates: 53°38′17″N 2°20′06″W / 53.638°N 2.335°W / 53.638; -2.335