GCSE in Islamic Studies

Islamic Studies GCSE is a two year comprehensive study of Shariʽah with selected topics for teenagers.

The course is best suited for teenage students who wish to further their understandings of Islam to advanced stages.

This course aims to equip the young Muslims with the correct teachings of Islam as set out by our beloved Prophet Muhammad (Peace and Blessings be upon him). Strong focus is placed on dealing with the many modern challenges faced by the youth of today.

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About IGCSE Islamiyat

Teaching is based on the Cambridge O level GCSE curriculum. Cambridge International Examinations describes this syllabus as one that “enables learners to develop an understanding of the importance of the major beliefs of Islam, and of the early history of the Islamic community. As a result, learners develop their knowledge and understanding of the main elements of Islamic faith and history, evaluating the meaning and importance of these elements in the lives and thoughts of Muslims. Although the syllabus is studied in English, some familiarity with passages from the Qur’an and Hadith in Arabic is assumed.” Read more here.

Why take this course?

This course has been structured to equip the young Muslim students with the skills and knowledge to be confident on their faith and be able to articulate the understanding of Islam to others, enabling students to succeed in the modern world with an accredited certificate in Islamic studies from Cambridge.

The ideal candidate for this course would be teenage pupils of year 9 and 10 who have the basic level of Madresa education and are looking to advance their knowledge.


The fees for this course is £45 per month over the course of 2 years, the fees are paid in 3 instalments per year at £180 each.

Dates & Times

Days: Monday - Thursday
Time: 6.15pm - 8.15pm



The course has 8 subjects taught over 2 years; the modules taught in this course are.