News, Info, Develpments, Duroos...

Sadly no new names have been added to the British list since mid-Decemebr 2015. New names should be added. (25/02/2016)

Application for the 2016/17 academic year closed at the very beginning of January 2016. Application for the 2017/18 Academic year is now open and will probably close in December 2016, and Allah knows best. (25/02/2016)

The admissions department has issued a list of previously accepted students and gap year students who have had student visas reissued for them. See the list here. (13/01/2016)

The new acceptance list of the Islamic University of Madinah for 2015/16 has started to come out. Only a small amount of names have been added so far, with more to come Inshaallah. For more details click here.

Still no new news on the 2015/16 acceptance list. (12/08/2015)

We recently learnt that the University stopped accepting applications for the 2015/16 intake on the 21/01/2015, so anyone who applied on that date or after that then their application will be considered for the 2016/2017 intake. We were very sad to hear this because up until last week the admissions department website was still stating that new applications were for the 2015/2016 intake of students.

Alhamdulillah Shaykh Rabee Ibn Hadee has moved back to Madinah from Makkah. He is not currently holding weekly classes.

A 'How to use' guide has been uploaded on the website. It explains how to use this complicated website that is used to register and pay for visas for entry into Saudi Arabia. (22/12/2014)

Two new names have been added to the UK acceptance list for 2014/15, that now makes a total of 40 new British students, this is the largest amount ever accepted from the UK in one year. (23/10/2014)

A third load of names has been added to the acceptance list of the Islamic Univeristy of Madinah, 21 more Brits have been added! (10-9-2014)

A second load of names has been added to the 2014/15 acceptance list, now 17 Brits have been accepted. (05-09-2014)

A new page has been added to make it easier for applicants to get their applications checked. (03-09-2014)

More names have been added to the Islamic University's
2014/15 acceptance list. (14-8-2014)

The new acceptance list of the Islamic University of Madinah for September 2014 has come out. It is very short and many countries are missing such as Pakistan and Ireland, we expected more names to be added. (4-8-2014)

A link to the entire Arabic department syllabus has been added.

The Islamic University's yearly bookfare started on Tuesday 1st of April and will run for round about 10 days. (06-04-2014)

More names of successful applicants have been announced on the Deanship of Admission website. Two new Brits have been accepted. (1-3-2014)

Application for 2014/15 has closed, application for 2015/16 is now open. For more details click here.(8-2-2014)

The first list of the newly accepted International Students for 2013/14 has been made public, click here for more details.

Some foreign applicants have been accepted for 2013/14, please see the applicant list page. (12-11-2013)

Some people are spreading a rumor that there will be no acceptance list for 2013/14 and that the next intake will be for 2014/15, we asked the administration about this and they told us that is untrue. (10-11-2013)

Shaykh Abdur-Rahman As-Sanad has been appointed as the new principle of the Islamic University. (9-11-2013)

The 2013/14 Acceptance list for the Islamic University of Madinah is expected to be published soon. When it comes out the Brits' names will be posted on this site the day it comes out.

The Saudi government has changed the days of the weekend. The weekend was previously Thursday and Jummah, now it is Jummah and Saturday. So the first day of the working week is Sunday. The Islamic University will now work Sunday to Thursday from next term as with all governmental offices and institutions. (28-06-2013)

The Islamic University of Madinah is now allowing students to apply for residency permits (Iqamahs) for their wives and children. It is not known how long this will last for. (7-5-2013)

The Visa Form Section page has been reactivated. The official Visit Visa application form can be found on this page. (7-5-2013)

The yearly book fair in the Islamic University will start on the 1st of April and will last for 10-14 days Inshaallah. (27-3-2013) just learnt several minute ago that some of the Acceptance board of the Islamic University of Madinah are in Edinburgh and will be conducting interviews for acceptance today (Wednesday 16-1-2013). If you are able to makes it for an interview it will greatly aid your application.
The delegation will be giving lectures in Iqrah Academy 10 East Suffolk Road, Edinburgh EL16 1PJ from 18:00-19:30. Interviews will probably be held before and after the lectures.

We went into the Islamic University on Monday (23/12/2012) to inquire about the cut off date for the academic year 2013/2014 and we were informed by the secretary of the head of the Admissions Department that the cut of date for online application most likely be January/February time 2013. (26-12-2012)

The 'How To Apply' page has been developed and now has a 10 steps of how to apply section. (27-10-2012)

The University is closed for the Hajj Holiday and will reopen on Saturday3rd of November (18-10-2012)

More names have been accepted to the 2012/13 acceptance list. (10-10-2012)

The acceptance list of the Islamic University of Madinah for the educational year 2012/13 was released today, click here

The Imam Daril-Hijirah conference starts today (Friday 1-6-2012) in Masjid Banu Salimah (Masjid Qiblatain) in Madinah. Sahykh Saalih As-Suhaymee will open the the Conference with an lecture explaining Ayah 153 from Surah Al-An'aam. It will finish on Wednesday 6th of June. Click Here to Download the Poster (1-6-2012)

Alhamdulillah, the Islamic University of Madinah is now granting enrolled students residency cards for their wives and children. Today was the first day for application and students managed to submit their application successfully. (12-3-2012)

The Islamic University of Madinah's Yearly book faire started on Tuesday 9th of April and will finish on 24-4-2012. (17-4-2012)

If you are graduating and your wish to send you books back to UK this summer please email The Mandoob and mention how many boxes of books you have. One of the students will have to take the responsibility of dealing with the sending of the books as has been done previously years. (6-4-2012)

Inshaallah Shaykh 'Abdullah Al-Bukhaaree start teaching the Three Fundamental Principles in Masjid Dhun-Noorayn, near Masjid Nabawi, on Tuesday 6th-11-2011 after 'Isha. He will continue teaching it after 'Isha every Tuesday until he finishes it Inshaallah.

We have launched our new document translation service Our service is the only service that caters specifically for those who need their documents translated into Arabic for applying to The Islamic University of Madinah.

We now own the address (22-11-2011)

The University will be closed for the Hajj holiday from Tuesday 1-Nov-2011 until Saturday 12-Nov-2011, so if you are coming on Hajj and want to go to the University for an application interview you will not be able to have one during these dates. (28-10-11)

The Ibnul-Qayum Conference started today in Masjid Banu Salimah (Qiblatain), and will continue for the next two weeks. The Lectures can be listened to over the radio on the website Classes start after Asr, Maghrib, and 'Isha. For full datails see (17-9-11)

An updated version of a dawa leaflet entitled 'What Everyone Should Know About Islam, The Perception of God In Islam' has been added to the literature page.  It is a dawa leaflet which explains tawheed for non-Muslims in the west. (3-8-11)

The High Judiciary Council Of Saudi Arabia Did NOT Sight The New Moon Of Ramadhaan On The Evening of Saturday 30-7-11. So the First Day of Fasting of Ramadhaan Will Be Monday 1-8-11

New Page added: 'Required Paperwork For Applying to The Islamic Univerity of Madinah' (23-6-2011)

Shaykh Zaid Ibn Haadee Al-Madkhalee has come up to Madinah from Jaizan and will be giving a talk in Masjid Banu Salimah (Masjid Qiblatain) today after Maghrib entitled 'Guidance for the Youth'.

A Notice Board has been put up to keep those applying up-to-date with the latest develpements relating to applying to The Islamic University of Madinah. (8-2-2011)

The last of the 2010/11 British acceptees arrived in Madinah this morning making the total of new Brits in the Islamic University of Madinah 13. (14/1/2011)

The Islamic University of Madinah no longer accepts 'paper application', all applications have to be submitted electronically via there ‘Minhatee’ internet based portal. Link (15/9/2010)

The MP3 Page has been re-activated, new talk by Shaykh 'Abdullah Al-Bukhaaree. (28-7-2010)

The Islamic University of Madinah has just launched its online application website. Applicants have to fill out an online application form and scanned images of required documents have to be attached. New information about the university, its courses, and benefits are posted on the site. Click Here (1/7/2010)

Shaykh ‘Ubayd Al-Jaabiree from the Major Scholars of Madinah has moved house. You will no longer be able to find him in the Haya Askaan area of Madinah and his duroos and Jum’ah Khutab will no long be held there. He has moved closer to the Islamic University to the Aziziyah Area (between Uhud Hospital and the Saudi German Hospital). (16/01/2010)

A downloadable 12 month prayer timetable for Al-Madinah has been added to the Prayer Times In Madinah page.