The graduation ceremony for the seventh cohort of the Institute’s Secondary Teacher Education Programme (STEP) was held on 9th April 2016 at The Ismaili Centre, London
The Institute of Ismaili Studies is currently inviting applications for the next cycle of the alumni research grant.
In introducing the spirituality of Imam ‘Ali, Dr Shah-Kazemi’s book places emphasis on the universal, perennial aspects of the Islamic message – the role of the intellect and contemplation, justice and virtue, and the remembrance of God (Dhikru’Llah).
Codicology is a rapidly expanding area of academic interest. To meet this growing demand, the IIS-ISMC Library hosted an intensive five day workshop on Arabic Manuscript Studies.
Professor Mohammed Arkoun (1928-2010) was one of the most prominent and influential figures in modern Islamic Studies and a member of the Institute’s Board of Governors. To continue his legacy, the IIS-ISMC Library is creating an archive of Professor Arkoun’s papers that have been donated to the IIS by his wife Mrs Touria Yacubi-Arkoun.
Dr Mohamed Keshavjee, was honoured with the prestigious Gandhi King Ikeda Award for Peace, for his contributions in the area of mediation and peace studies.