Mahad’ad-Dawa Institute


Welcome to the Mahad’ad-Dawa Institute. Please take some time to look over our website and read more about the ethos of the Institute, the only institute of higher education for madrassah graduates in Afghanistan.

The Mahad’ad-Dawa Institute was previously known as the Islamic Vocational Academy and has recently been renamed.

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18/11/2013 Speech: The role of religious scholars in society

A meeting of religious scholars held in Jalalabad, Afghanistan – January 29th 2013 Raising the profile of religious scholars in society: the role of the Islamic Vocational Academy The following keynote address was given by the founder of the Islamic Vocational Academy, J.M.Butt Some of you may remember that in March 2009, we held a meeting […]

18/11/2013 Religious Scholars’ Role in Society

Agenda for Graduation Ceremony and Conference Date: January 29th 2013 Jalalabad, Afghanistan 1. To give certificates, if possible attested by the Ministry of Education, to those who have graduated from the Islamic Academy. 2. To apprise scholars, Ministry officials, provincial government officials and citizens of the aims of the Islamic Academy: • to bring Islamic […]

18/11/2013 The Islamic Vocational Academy reaches out to the community

Jalalabad, January 29th 2013: Early in 2009, a conference of Islamic scholars from all over Afghanistan was held in the eastern Afghanistan city of Jalalabad. The Islamic Vocational Academy came into being as a direct result of that conference. Among other things, the conference called for Islamic scholars to “adopt other legitimate professions, such as […]