Islamic University, Madinah, Saudi Arabia
is not only an Islamic educational institution, but also a scientific
platform to study different subject areas of sciences. It is offering
scholarships to the Muslim countries, including Pakistan for high school
graduates. The maximum duration of the free education over there is 5
One of the following 5 faculties:
1- Faculty of Sharia.
2- Faculty of Da'wa and Usul al-Din.
3- Faculty of Quran and Dirasat Islamiyya.
4- Faculty of Hadith and Dirasat Islamiyya.
5- Faculty of Arabic Language.
There are several scholarship programs named as S1 and
S3. S1 program is totally free for Pakistanis who do not intend to do
the course of language learning one to two years. Others who intend to
do this language course apply for the S3 program. They also get a chance
to do Hajj and Umrah. The University not only grants free education, but
also provides return ticket, monthly allowance, thesis and dissertation
printing allowance, travelling allowance, medical facility, hostel, stationery
allowance and an inducement to win the title of Mumtaz.
Eligibility and Requirements:
To be eligible for this scholarship, you should be a
Muslim and a follower of the rules and regulations set by the University.
There will be a test for eligibility and only those who qualify will be
granted the scholarship. You should have a certificate from a government
school or private. Your age must not exceed twenty five years and you
should be fit in health. If you are applying for faculty appointment,
you are required to complete the Hifz of all the thirty Paras of the Holy
For detailed information about these scholarships by
the Madinah Islamic University, check this link: http://cyberscholarship.blogspot.com/2010/08/islamic-university-madinah-scholarship.html
Files Required For Submission:
All the degrees, diploma and certificates achieved by
you and also attach character certificate along with. You must submit
your birth certificate as well as health certificate that shows you have
no infection or such disorder. You are required to submit your six photos
(size 4 x 6.7, color white, don’t cover your head and do not put
on glasses while taking your photo). Also attach a recommendation from
the Islamic school where you studied first of all or you may send a recommendation
attested and described by 2 Islamic personalities in your country, here
Pakistan. They ensure in the description that you fulfill all the religious
obligations and practice the well mannerism in your routine life.
For admission details in the Madinah Islamic University,
you may visit their website URL, i.e. http://admission.iu.edu.sa/StartIu.aspx
Religious certificate is required to be attached, but
it is not necessary that you are a Muslim by birth. Your certificates
and all other papers should be translated in the Arabic language and there
should be a stamp of an official translator. When your name will be displayed
in the list of scholarships awarded, you will have to bring your original
papers as well. Other important things are a photocopy of your passport
and VISA with an application for scholarship.