KIU Faculties

The professors of KIU have been carefully chosen from among the most highly qualified experts in their respective fields. Some are visiting professors while others are full time staff associated with the university’s academic programs and its educational administration.

The following are some of the scholars currently teaching courses in the Arabic stream at KIU:

 Shaikh Abdul-Azeez ibn Abdullah Al Shaikh, Mufti of Saudi Arabia

 Shaikh Dr. Abdur-Rahman ibn Abdil-Azeez Al Sudais,

 Shaikh Dr. Saalih ibn Fawzaan Al Fawzaan, member of the Council of Senior Scholars, Saudi Arabia.

 Shaikh Dr. Ibrahim Al Dosari, Professor at Imam Muhammad ibn Saud University.

 Shaikh Abdullah ibn Awwaad Al Juhani, Imam of Masjid al-Haraam, Makkah.

 Shaikh Dr. Saad ibn Naasir Al Shithri, member of the Council of Senior Scholars, Saudi Arabia

 Professor Akl Muhammad Akl, Information Technology Consultant


We have the following Scholars and Instructors in the College of Islamic Studies for Non Arabic Speakers:

  Dr. Sa’d ibn Naasir ash-Shithry                   

 Sheikh Jamaal al-Din Zarabozo

 Sheikh Assim al Hakeem

 Sheikh Yassir Farzaga

 Dr.Sami Al-Swailim

 Sheikh Abu Salman Deya Ud-Deen Eberle

 Dr.Muhammad Al-Kahtani

 Sheikh Riaz Ansary

 Dr. Mamdouh Mohamed

 Sr. Alaa Al-Jibali

 Sheikh Ahmad Abdul-Wahab

 Sheikh Shafiq Flynn

 Sr. Um Eassa Abdul-Wahab

 Sheikh Sajid Umar

 Dr. Daud Abdullah

 Sheikh Yusuf Idris


Colleges and Institutes

  1. College of Sharee’ah and Qur’anic studies [Arabic]
  2. College of Islamic studies for non-Arabic Speakers
  3. College of Comparative Law with the Sharee’ah [Arabic]
  4. College of Economics and Management [Arabic]
  5. College of Computer and Information Technology [Arabic]
  6. Institute of Arabic Language for non-Arabic speakers.

Currently KIU is only granting Bachelors Degrees from the College of Sharee’ah and Qur’anic studies in the fields of Sharee’ah and Qur’anic studies, and from the College of Islamic Studies for non-Arabic Speakers. Degree offerings from the other colleges will become available in the near future – Allah willing.