Why Study Here?


At Al-Maktoum College we offer unique, innovative and distinct approaches to learning:

  • We have developed the subject areas in a way that they meet the challenges of the twenty-first century.
  • We value diversity, multiculturalism, cultural engagement, mutual understanding and respect.
  • Studies are designed as post-orientalist, post-traditionalist, and multicultural – approaches are interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary.
  • The college is relatively small, which allows for intense academic training and a friendly atmosphere.
  • Students form a lively and friendly community inside and outside the classroom.
  • Our excellent facilities at the college help foster successful studies.
  • We are an academic higher education institution examining the fieldsbroadly speaking in the Study of Islam and Muslims in a scientific and critical way.
  • Located in multicultural Dundee, we have vibrant ties with many local, national and international communities that our students can access.

Excellent career prospects

A qualification from the Al-Maktoum College is the gateway to a wide variety of professional careers. Click here to find out more.