DVC - Planning, Administration and Finance (PAF) takes office
Dr Idle Omar Farah (Left) is welcomed by Prof. Abdullah Naji Said at Umma University, Kajiado. Looking on, Prof. Karama (right), DVC Academic, Research and Student Affairs.
Umma University signs agreement with Africa Education and Development Trust
Direct Aid International and Africa Education and Development Trust signed an agreement on 15th January 2018 for Umma University Students support program which will grant students studying or wish to study at Umma University interest free study loan.
Umma University Donates Beds to Kajiado Referral Hospital
Umma University team led by Academic Registrar, Dr. Hussein (2nd right) and HOD Nursing, Makumi (left) donated beds to Kajiado Referral Hospital on January 10, 2019. They were received by Nursing Officer in-charge, Phoebe Teum Kalama (4th from left).
Umma University Donates Beds to Kajiado Referral Hospital
Umma University donated beds to Kajiado Referral Hospital on January 10, 2019
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Umma University signs MOU with Omdurman Islamic University
On the 14th December 2017, Umma University Ag. Vice-Chancellor Prof. Mohamed Karama signed an MOU with the Vice-Chancellor of Omdurman Islamic University Prof. Hassan Abbas Hassan in support of staff and student exchange, research cooperation, joint scientific meetings, exchange of academic information, and sharing of information on programmes, plans and activities.
Ultra Modern Library
We have a well stocked Library
Nursing
Students undertake practical classes
Phase II Progress
Infrastructural Development underway as part of Phase II project
Launch of Post Graduate studies
Launch of Masters in Islamic Studies Programme at Thika Campus.
Tree Planting Day
Umma University staff and students during the tree planting day at the Kajiado Campus
Student Orientation
Students in the Library during the orientation
Education Workshop
A WORKSHOP ON “THE STATE OF MUSLIM EDUCATION IN KENYA"
Kajiado Library
The spacious and well stocked library at Kajiado Campus

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IBN KHALDUN
(1332--1395. A.D. )
Abd al-Rahman Ibn Mohammad is generally known as Ibn Khaldun after a remote ancestor. His parents, originally Yemenite Arabs, had settled in Spain, but after the fall of Seville, had migrated to Tunisia. He was born in Tunisia in 1332 A.D., where he received his early education and where, still in his teens, he entered the service of the Egyptian ruler Sultan Barquq. His thirst for advanced know- ledge and a better academic setting soon made him leave this service and migrate to Fez. This was followed by a long period of unrest marked by contemporary political rivalries affecting his career.

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IBN AL-NAFIS
(1213-1288 A.D.)
Ala-al-Din Abu al-Hasan Ali Ibn Abi al-Hazm al-Qarshi al- Damashqi al-Misri was born in 607 A.H. of Damascus. He was educated at the Medical College-cum-Hospital founded by Nur al- Din Zangi. In medicine his teacher was Muhaththab al-Din Abd al- Rahim. Apart from medicine, Ibn al-Nafis learnt jurisprudence, literature and theology. He thus became a renowned expert on Shafi'i School of Jurisprudence as well as a reputed physician.

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JALAL AL-DIN RUMI
(1207-1273 A.D.)
Jalal al-Din Mohammad Ibn Mohammad Ibn Mohammad Ibn Husain al-Rumi was born in 604 A.H. (1207/8 A.D.) at Balkh (now Afghanistan). His father Baha al-Din was a renowned religious scholar. Under his patronage, Rumi received his early education from Syed Burhan-al-Din. When his age was about 18 years, the family (after several migrations) finally settled at Konya and at the age of 25, Rumi was sent to Aleppo for advanced education and later to Damascus.

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AL-IDRISI
(1099-1166 A.D.)
Abu Abdallah Muhammad Ibn Muhammad Ibn Abdallah Ibn Idris al-Qurtubi al-Hasani, was bom in Ceuta, Spain, in 1099 A.D. He was educated in Cordova. Later he travelled far and wide in connection with his studies and then flourished at the Norman court in Palermo. The date of his death is controversial, being either 1166 or 1180 A.D.

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ABU HAMID AL-GHAZALI
(1058-1128 A.D.)
Abu Hamid Ibn Muhammad Ibn Muhammad al-Tusi al-Shafi'i al-Ghazali was born in 1058 A.D. in Khorasan, Iran. His father died while he was still very young but he had the opportunity of getting education in the prevalent curriculum at Nishapur and Baghdad. Soon he acquired a high standard of scholarship in religion and philosophy and was honoured by his appointment as a Professor at the Nizamiyah University of Baghdad, which was recognised as one of the most reputed institutions of learning in the golden era of Muslim history.

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