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Our Founder

Huma Najmul Hassan

Mrs. Huma Najmul Hassan is a Daée and a Teacher.

Her educational background includes a B.Sc and a Masters degree in Islamic Studies. Besides acquiring Qur’anic education from various renowned scholars, she also completed a two year diploma course in the Arabic language from Ummul Qura in Makkah.

She began teaching the Qur’an at an informal halaqah in 1997.  Upon requests from students for a more comprehensive study of the Qur’an, and Sunnah, a two year programme comprising of several short courses was initiated in 2002.

This programme later started several off shoots and grew into an Islamic Educational Society Trust – ‘Al-ilm’, with Mr Najmul Hassan as the President.

Alhamdulillah, since then the programme has been successfully running with a team of volunteers and senior graduates in the role of instructors.

Some of the courses under Huma Najmul Hassan’s supervision include the following:

  • RIHLA: A 2- year Certificate course for Women (in Urdu)
  • Fahm ul Qur’an: Bi-weekly programme for Women (in Urdu)
  • Perceptions: Weekly Workshop for Pre-teen and Teenage Girls (in English)
  • Quest: Weekly course for Women (in English)
  • Ta’meer: Bi- weekly Advanced course for Women (in Urdu)
  • Base Lines: Weekly course for Women (in English)
  • Maktab: Maderassa for Children