Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad in Malaysia

CMC Dean Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad recently gave two talks in Malaysia, entitled ‘Rethinking Islamic Education’ and ‘Abraham as the Patriarch of Shari’a Diversity’. These talks were jointly organised with Cresent Collective and Peace Meal. The talks are now available on the Umran TV YouTube channel.  

Teaching Positions at CMC

Cambridge Muslim College invites expressions of interest for the following teaching positions for its planned BA in Contextual Islamic Studies: Lecturer in Theology Lecturer in Scriptural Interpretation Lecturer in Islamic Jurisprudence (Fiqh) CMC is aiming to start this programme in September 2016. The first cohort of ten students will be sent abroad on a year’s worth of intensive Arabic language […]

Shaykha Anse Tamara Gray will be speaking at Cambridge Muslim College on Wednesday 27 January (7pm). Her talk is entitled ‘Leadership for Social Change in Muslim Communities’. All are welcome to attend. The Shaykha will be giving a talk earlier on 27 January, called ‘Holding onto Hot Coal’.  This will be from 4:30-6pm at the Cambridge Quranic Centre, Radegund Road, […]

Talk on Islamic Education

Following the recent publication of his book What Is A Madrasa? (Edinburgh University Press, 2015), Professor Ebrahim Moosa of the University of Notre Dame will be visiting Ashford & Staines Community Centre to discuss the nature and role of Islamic education in the modern world and the implications for Muslims in the West. Dr. Abdulaziz Brown from the Cambridge Muslim […]

Research Fellow Appointment

CMC is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Dāwūd Bone, further strengthening the team of Research Fellows at the College.  Dr Bone’s area of interest is education, including opportunities to extend the work developed at the College into schools. He will be addressing curriculum issues and aspects of Islamic thought relating to teaching and school management. More details about […]

Cambridge Muslim College is pleased to announce a public lecture on Wednesday 20th January 2016: Will We Ever Understand Each Other? Muslims and Christians in the 15th/21st Century Speaker: Daniel A. Madigan SJ Wednesday 20th January, 6.30pm Venue: Cambridge Muslim College, 14 St Paul’s Road, Cambridge CB1 2EZ Poster and further details. This lecture will examine some of the most […]

New Posts for Former CMC Staff

We congratulate Dr Amina Nawaz (former CMC supervisor) who has been appointed as Post-Doctoral Fellow at the University of Tübingen. Congratulations, too, to Mujadad Zaman (former CMC curriculum developer) who has also gained employment at the University of Tübingen as Research Associate.

A public talk entitled Training British Muslim Religious Leaders, arranged by Cambridge Muslim College and City Circle, is taking place on Firday 27 November. Covering questions such as who speaks for Islam in Britain today, where are they trained and how, and is their message authentic and relevant, the speakers will include Shaykh Abdur-Rahman ibn Yusuf Mangera, Shaykha Safia Shahid […]

Two alumni from our Diploma year 2013-14, married couple Shams Tameez and Halimah Shams-Tameez, had the opportunity to participate in an exchange trip with the Istanbul-based institution iSAR this summer.  They write: This was both a unique and rare opportunity. An opportunity which would lead to many new openings. Istanbul as a city is unique; full of history, knowledge and experience. […]

Launch of Science Reading Club

The Cambridge Muslim College is pleased to announce the start of a monthly reading club for Muslims engaged with science. Essentially, this is an opportunity for Muslim scientists to gather to discuss religion and science-based issues. Each month, a paper or chapter from a book will be selected for discussion. Further details and how to register your interest here.