Call for Scholarship Applications to the University of Cambridge

Aziz Foundation Scholarship at the University of Cambridge: Developing Leadership in Public Life from British Muslim Communities The Aziz Foundation is pleased to announce that it is offering a Masters Scholarship at St Edmunds College, University of Cambridge, for the 2018-19 academic year. The scholarship offers a unique opportunity for an exceptional Muslim student active in British Muslim communities and … Read More

North London Mosque Hosts First Ever Blood Donation Day

Wood Lane Islamic Centre Stanmore Opens Doors to Give Blood London – November 07, 2017: Regular and new blood donors alike from Stanmore, will join people from across North London and surrounding areas on Sunday 12 November to give blood for the first ever donation session at the Husaini Islamic Centre on Wood Lane. It is important to donate during … Read More

Cardiff University Research on Charity Giving

This research aims to document the contribution that British Muslims make to society via charitable giving. The research objectives are to capture key motivations behind charitable giving and the extent to which British-Muslims value and relate to charitable organisations and their activities. The research is being conducted in close collaboration with the Islamic Banking & Finance Centre (IBFC) with the … Read More

Imam & Teacher Vacancy – PIETY

Job No: IM001/2017 Wage: £18,000.00 to 35,000.00 per year Hours: Full Time Location: Plymouth UK Duration: Negotiable Closing date: 25/11/2017 Description Plymouth Islamic Education Trust (PIETY) is looking for a full time Minister of Religion/Imam (Following only Qur’an and Sunna). The Imam must be Hafizul Quran (Quran to memory), highly qualified and well experienced in Islamic Law with substantial knowledge of Quran, … Read More

‘My Faith, My Inspiration’ – MAB National Convention 2017

The inspirational talks will be delivered by innovative thinkers and influential doers who come from a variety of backgrounds. It will truly be a place where our audience will benefit from coming together as bright ideas will be shared about Islam and Muslims. It will also provide stories of inspiration as stories of achievements are shared. In addition, the Convention … Read More

We Are Recruiting!

The Muslim Council of Britain is recruiting for three new roles! Events Co-ordinator To oversee all aspects of event planning and management for community dinners and supporting the MCB Community Engagement Manager for other events. View full job description Deadline: 00:00 Sunday 19th November 2017 To Apply: Send your CV and a covering letter to [email protected] _________________________________________________________________________ Media Monitoring Manager … Read More

Rohingya Crisis: Muslim Council of Britain Calls for Firmer Action From Our Government

8 September 2017 The Muslim Council of Britain today called on the government to move ‘beyond tepid statements of concern’ and be more pro-active in saving the Burma’s Rohingya community from further persecution, ethnic cleansing and genocide. Described as the most ‘persecuted minority on earth’, Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim community have endured mass murder – including of women and children – rape … Read More

Eid Mubarak! August 2017/Dhul Hijjah 1438

Asalaamu Alaykum wa rahmatullah wa barakatuh, On behalf of the Muslim Council of Britain, I would like to wish you all a joyous Eid. Eid al-Adha represents the dedication and sacrifice of Prophet Ibrahim, peace be upon him, in following a command of God. I pray that the dedication of Muslims around the UK and across the globe will also be … Read More

Hajj pilgrims urged to be aware of MERS-CoV advice

The following is advice from Public Health England: PHE and NaTHNaC remind pilgrims to refer to the health and travel advice for Hajj and Umrah. 4th August 2017 Public Health England (PHE) and the National Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC) are reminding Hajj pilgrims to be aware of the risk of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in the … Read More

Children in Care – Research Project

Dr Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor, Principal Investigator at Coventry University,  seeks  participants for a research project on the experiences of children of Muslim heritage as they journey through the care system in Britain. This is part of a DFE-funded project led by the charity, Penny Appeal, that aims to increase the recruitment of Muslim foster carers and adopters, so that children of Muslim … Read More