Welcome to the Islamic Vocational Academy, Mahad' ad-Dawat' al Islamiya. Please take some time to look over the prospectus and read more about the ethos of the academy, the only institute of higher education for madrassah graduates in Afghanistan.
The objectives of Mahad' ad-Dawa are the result of a cross-border conference of Islamic scholars from Pakistan and Afghanistan held in Jalalabad in March 2009. More »
The Islamic Vocational Academy believes in dawah. Indeed, one may say that first and foremost, it has been formed in order to make Islamic scholars into dawah practitioners, but dawah in what sense? More »
Click inside to read the latest keynote address given by the founder of the Islamic Academy, John Butt, at the Academy's recent conference on raising the profile of Islamic scholars in society. More »
Four years following its creation, the Islamic Academy is pleased to hold its first graduation ceremony, along with a conference on "Religious scholars' role in society." Click here to read our full agenda. More »
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A meeting of religious scholars held in Jalalabad, Afghanistan - January 29th 2013
The following keynote... More »
Agenda for Graduation Ceremony and Conference
Date: January 29th 2013
1. To give certificates, if possible attested by the Ministry of Education, to those who have graduated from the... More »
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... More »