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Congratulation to Fuad Alsabahi on passing his PhD viva

Please join us in congratulating MIHE research student, Fuad Alsabahi, who successfully passed his PhD viva examination on Tuesday 19th June 2018.

Congratulation to Mohammed Zaheer on passing his PhD viva

MIHE's research student, Mohammed Zaheer, successfully passed his PhD viva examination on Tuesday 22nd May 2018. His thesis is entitled: The Impact of the Diverse Forms of Islamic Religiosity on Community Cohesion and Social Integration among British Sunni Muslims: An Empirical Case Study

Congratulation to Israk Ahmadsyah on passing his PhD viva

MIHE’s PhD student, Israk Ahmadsyah, was examined on Tuesday, 01 May 2018, and is congratulated on successfully passing his PhD viva examination.

Combatting Extremism through Wasatiyya Workshop

Date: 14-15th April, 2018 (Friday evening arrival)
Address: The Islamic Foundation, Ratby Lane, Markfield, LE67 9SY

Congratulation to Mohammad Abdullah on passing his PhD viva

MIHE’s PhD student, Mohammad Abdullah, was examined on Wednesday, 14 March 2018, and is congratulated on successfully passing his PhD viva examination. The title of his thesis is: “Analysing the Jurisprudence of Waqf and its Implications vis-á-vis English Trust.”

Learning from History: Islam in Britain

Professor Ron Geaves (Visiting Professor at the Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK, based in Cardiff University’s Department of History, Archaeology and Religion) delivered his lecture at the Markfield Institute on Wednesday 7th March 2018 on Learning from History: Islam in Britain.

Technology and Leadership

On Monday 26th February 2018, Dr Mahmood Chandia, Senior Lecturer at the University of Central Lancashire, delivered his thought provoking lecture on Technology and Leadership.

Contemporary Trends in European Islam

On Wednesday 21st February 2018, Prof Jorgen Nielsen,from the University of Birmingham, delivered a lecture at the Markfield Institute on Contemporary trends in European Islam. He provided a comprehensive overview of the way Islam is perceived has been changing in many European societies.

Testimonials

The Markfield Institute is great for the way it challenges me to perceive beyond my comfort zone.


Sameeha Rafiq BA Islamic Studies student

This course has helped me to appreciate the synergy and differences between Islamic and conventional finance.
Morshed Alam MA IBFM student

The MA in Islamic Studies was thoroughly enjoyable! My understanding of Islam was both enhanced and strengthened through this course.
Dr Zavid Chariwala MA Islamic Studies graduate