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Six Year Alim Program

Our Alim Program is a six-year, post-secondary program designed to train our students into the classical Islamic sciences. The course is based on a traditional curriculum of study, covering a wide array of subjects such as:


  • Arabic Grammar (Syntax and Morphology)

  • Arabic Literature (Speech, Composition, and Rhetoric)

  • Logic (Mantiq)

  • Islamic Theology (‘Aqidah)

  • Principles of Islamic Jurisprudence (Usul al-Fiqh)

  • Fiqh (Jurisprudence)

  • ‘Ulum Al-Hadith (Sciences of Hadith Interpretation)

  • Hadith (Prophetic Traditions)

  • Usul al-Tafsir (Principles of Exegesis)

  • Tafsir al-Qur’an (Exegesis)

  • Sirah (Prophetic Biography)


Below is the brief description of our Alim program from first year to final Year.


ALIM YEAR 1


Islamic Theology: AQIDAH

Exegesis of the Quran: TARJUMAH AL QUR’AN

Tajweed: EASY TAJWEED

Jurisprudence: AL FIQH AL MUYASSAR

Arabic Grammar: TASHIL AL NAHW

Arabic Morphology: MIN KUNUZ AL SARF

Arabic Primer: QASAS AL NABIYYIN I/QASAS AL ARABIYY HALF I

Arabic Reader: DURUS AL LUGHAH



ALIM YEAR 2


Exegesis: SAFWAT AL TAFSIR

Arabic Grammar: NAHAW AL WADIHAH

Jurisprudence: MUKHTASAR AL QUDURI

Arabic Reader: AL QASAS AL ARABIYYAH P1 &2

Arabic Textbook: AL-ARABIYAH LI AL NASHI’IN 4

Hadith: MISHKAT AL ATHAR

 

ALIM YEAR 3


Abridged version of Tafsir Ibn Kathir (exegesis of the Quran): MUKHTASAR IBN KATHIR

The Principles of the Jurisprudence: AL MAWJAZ (USUL AL FIQH)

Jurisprudence: BIDAYAH AL MUJTAHID

Jurisprudence: HIDAYAH I

Arabic Text: AL ARABIYAH LI AL NASHI’IN 6

Arabic Rhetoric: AL BALAGHAH AL WADIHAH 

Arabic Eloquence: DURUS AL BALAGAH

Logic: SHARAH TAHZEEB 



ALIM YEAR 4


NOOR AL ANWAR

AL-TIBYAN/SIRAJI

HIDAYAH II

TAFSIR AL NASAFI

MUQADDAMAH MISHKAT/QAWA’ID FI ULUM AL HADITH

SHARAH AL-AQA’ID

FIQH AL SIRAH/ MUKHTARAT


ALIM YEAR 5


MISHKAT AL MASABIH III

MISHKAT I

HIDAYAH IV

HIDAYAH III

JALALAYN  HALF I

MISHKAT AL MASABIH II


 

ALIM YEAR 6


TIRMIZI I &II

BUKHARI I & II

MUSLIM I & II

SUNAN ABU DAWUD/ SUNAN NASA’I

IBN MAJAH/ MAWATTAYN/ SHMA’IL

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