A Close Reading of ‘The Story of the Qur’an: Its History and Place in Muslim Life’, Dr Ingrid Mattson In preparation for Ramadan, we will read together Dr. Mattson’s book, exploring the history of the Qur’an, how it was revealed and compiled, its major themes, how it has shaped Muslim cultures and values, the history of its interpretation, and how it […]

Islamic norms affect two major types of activities: acts of worship (‘ibādāt) and social activities (mu‘ammalāt). Rules pertaining to social activities are understood to be based upon rationales which can often be discovered and whose overriding purpose is to promote benefits (maṣāliḥ) and to minimize harms (mafāsid) in society. Most activities have the potential to cause some harm and to create […]

Registration information: All classes are free of charge to attend at the College. Space is limited, please register in advance. Classes are organised as a series. Participants are encouraged to attend each session. You must register for each session individually. Registering for one class does not put you on the attendance list for all classes. Evening classes are 45 minutes […]

Upcoming programmes…April 2018

Check out our upcoming programmes this April… Spiritual Wellness and Mindful Resilience, 7 & 8 April 2018 Islamic Approaches to Psychology and Psychotherapy, 8 – 13 April 2018 Creating Islamic Geometric Patterns with Modular Systems (Beginners), 16 – 21 April 2018   For more information please contact Amara at as@cambridgemuslimcollege.org.  

Winter Term 2018 – Lectures & Classes

Registration information: All classes are free of charge to attend at the College. Space is limited, please register in advance. Classes are organised as a series. Participants are encouraged to attend each session. You must register for each session individually. Registering for one class does not put you on the attendance list for all classes. TUESDAY Al-Nawawī’s Forty Prophetic Reports […]

One-Day Hijama Seminar – Register now!

***This event is now sold out*** Cambridge Muslim College is organising a one-day seminar on hijama and its practice in the United Kingdom. The aim of this seminar is: To review the development of hijama including its links to acupuncture To assess traditional forms of training in the twenty-first century To relate traditional therapies to modern day medical practice To […]

*New* BA (Hons) & Validation

We are delighted to announce that our Four-Year Programme, now to be known as our BA (Hons) in Islamic Studies, has been fully validated by The Open University. Our programme graduates will thus receive a BA Honours degree accredited by a major UK higher education provider. The Open University is an ideal partner institution for CMC. Not only is it […]

MONDAY Principles of Islamic Spirituality Taught by: Najah Nadi This class introduces selected aphorisms from a standard primer of Islamic Spirituality, Principles of Islamic Spirituality (Qawāʿid al-taṣawwuf) by the Moroccan jurist Aḥmad ibn Zarrūq (d. 899/1493). The text is written with the objective of “introducing the principles of Islamic Spirituality in a manner that integrates the sacred law (sharīʿa) with the Divine truth […]

Development Manager Vacancy

Cambridge Muslim College seeks to appoint a Development Manager to lead and manage fundraising operations at the College. The College was established in 2009 in order to develop Muslim faith leadership. Its mission is to provide world-class education, training and research based on a dialogue between the Islamic intellectual tradition and the ideas and circumstances of the modern world. Key responsibilities […]

*The conference is now fully booked. If you would like to be on the waiting list, please email Amara Siddique at as@cambridgemuslimcollege.org* Registration for Cambridge Muslim College’s first Science and Religion Conference is now open. The conference, entitled ‘What is Consciousness and Why Observers Matter in Quantum Theory’, will take place on 8 September 2017 at Trinity Hall, Cambridge. The […]