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Students and Professors from the University of Osnabrück visit Markfield

On Saturday 16th September, the Markfield Institute of Higher Education was visited by a delegation of about 30 professors and students from the University of Osnabrück in Germany. The visitors were from the University’s Institute of Islamic Theology.

Islamic Education in Europe Conference

Dr. Fella Lahmar, Lecturer in Islamic Education and Islamic Studies at the Markfield Institute of Higher Education, attended a conference on the theme “Rethinking Islamic Education in Europe”. This was hosted by the faculty of Islamic Studies, University of Sarajevo; during14-16 September 2017.

Islamic Banking and Finance in Europe

Dr Muhammad Ashfaq, CEO of Amanah Institute of Islamic Finance and Economics, visited the Markfield Institute of Higher Education on Tuesday 12th September 2017.

Certificate in Islamic Laws of Inheritance

Contact 01530 244922 to book your place on this course

Friday 27th to Sunday 29th October 2017
Trainers: Sheikh Faizal Manjoo; Faizal Karbani; Sheikh Ibrahim Peerbhai
Course fees: £275
Venue: Markfield Conference Centre, Ratby Lane, Markfield, Leicestershire, LE67 9SY

Enrollment Day - Thursday 21st September

09.30 – 10.00 Arrival / coffee, tea

10.00 – 10.15 Welcome by Dr Zahid Parvez (Principal)

10.15 – 10.30 Introduction of MIHE staff

10.30 – 11.00 Students briefing on:


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

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

Sameeha Rafiq BA Islamic Studies 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