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Abu Bakr Islamic University – Karachi, Pakistan

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The following is a forum posting by the brother Abu Ahmed Faraz, regarding A University in Karachi, Pakistan that apparently goes by the curriculum of Madînah Univeristy. To view the thread/discussion visit,


In Karachi (Pakistan), Abu Bakr Islamic University follows the same curriculum as Islamic University at Madinah and is home to many contemporary scholars.

Life at the university:

*~ All courses are in Arabic, no other language is allowed in the classrooms. It is this quality which sets it apart from many of the other universities in the country.

*~ Free food and lodging.

*~ There is a large hostel within the university where students can opt to live.

*~ There is a doctor from Saudi Arabia who spends two hours a day providing medical assistance to the students of the University. An ambulance is also available in case of emergencies.

*~ They teach the aqeedah of the Salaf us Salih.

*~ Students are permitted to give exams of “Wafaq ul Madaris Al Salafiyyah Pakistan” alongside their studies at the university.

~* They have a two-year long Arabic program based on the curriculum at Madinah University. The university staff speak only in Arabic in order to accustom the student to the language.

~* Annual vacations start on the 1st of June and students are usually expected to report back on the 2oth of July. Additionally, the month of Ramadan is also given off.However, study circles on Hadith, Arabic and Fiqh etc. are held for those who choose to stay in the University during this time.

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