The admissions process includes the following steps:

  1. Online application (link to apply page)
  2. Faculty one-one-one interview
  3. Visit Dārul-‘Ulūm al-Ashrafiyya in order to become acquainted with the madrasa
  4. Orientation before the start of the school year


The recommended minimum enrollment age is 17 years old. We expect students to have completed high school or its equivalent. Exceptions to the age requirement can be made on a case-by-case basis.

All enrolling students should also be versed in the following:

  • Proficiency in reading Arabic and basic literacy in the rules of tajweed
  • General understanding and familiarity in the terminology of the shariah