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Our Mission

To further the teachings of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) by sharing the knowledge and wisdom of Islam in an academic setting

With the help of Allah IUM will:

  • Provide a comprehensive understanding of the Islamic faith and civilization
  • Provide Direct teaching in English & Arabic
  • Provide E-Learning and distance education in Arabic & English
  • Establish a comprehensive Islamic Library
  • Open channels of education and research with universities and other research institutions
  • Conduct programs to address contemporary issues

Our Vision

Our vision is to establish IUM as a pre-eminent institution of higher Islamic education in the western world, over the next 20 years. We wish to see IUM have its own beautiful campus, that it be able to invite students from all over the world for higher education. We want to enable IUM to provide first class Islamic education in an Islamic environment through renowned scholars of Islam invited from all over the world to further the dissemination of this sacred knowledge.

We plan to provide Islamic higher education in the United States and with this type of education to develop committed and learned scholars and community builders. Our effort is to tirelessly serve Muslims and guide them to peacefully work to further Islamic scholarship. With independent study and online courses, as well as live lectures and classroom instruction IUM will make education convenient and less costly. A student can study any time of the day, making it easier to fit in his/her daily schedule. The younger generation deserves to have the opportunity to acquire the needed Islamic knowledge here in the United States. The time has come to work on these objectives.

Our goals include the following:

  • Produce a new generation of Muslims to serve Islam and Daw’ah (oration) according to the principles of the Qur’an and Sunnah (The Prophets sayings and practice).
  • Attract Muslims and people of other faiths in North America to pursue Islamic studies and achieve academic degrees in order to widen their knowledge from authentic sources, and strengthen their faith and establish their conviction in the peaceful nature of Islam.
  • Bring the Quran once again to the forefront of Muslim daily life
  • Provide intensive courses in Arabic and English.
  • Initiate joint research and cooperation with other universities and research centers in North America and around the world to provide practical solutions for issues facing Western societies.
About IUM

What Makes Us Special?

  • Our students can pursue independent study and take tests to complete courses and earn credit.
  • IUM classes are taught in English and Arabic.
  • Flexible class schedules. Weekends and Evenings.
  • Download course material for independent study or receive classroom instruction or live on line.
  • Instruction for the Mahad students.
  • Scholarships & financial aid when available.
  • Jobs preparation assistance in finding employment.
  • Our faculty members are highly qualified and have degrees from renowned institutions.
  • Some of our scholars have studied with renowned scholars.
  • IUM offers instruction in multiple languages.
  • IUM is also working on offering degree programs in non-religious disciplines.

Our Objectives

  • Produce a new generation of Muslims to serve Islam and make Da’wah according to the principles of Qur’an and Sunnah.
  • Attract both Muslims and non-Muslims in North America to pursue Islamic studies in order to strengthen their connection with Islam and its civilization.
  • Produce highly educated and trained Islamic researchers and scholars who have a sound understanding of Islam, and can convey it to the larger community.
  • Bring the Holy Qur’an to fore front the Muslim daily life.
  • Provide intensive Arabic and English language courses.
  • Initiate joint research and cooperation with other universities and research centers in North America to provide practical solutions for issues facing the American society.
  • Establish a residential university dormitory supervised by highly skilled specialists in education.