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The Prophet Muhammad Institute for Islamic Studies | Dr. Sayed Ammar Nakshawani
Sayed Ammar Nakshawani Official

The Prophet Muhammad PBUH Institute for Islamic Studies (PMIIS) is established to introduce students from around the world to a variety of Shia and non-Shia literature and encourage them to engage in critical thinking by adopting an academic approach to their advanced studies.

The Institute primarily consists of courses on Islamic Studies while giving you the chance to study a broad selection of related courses on Muslim society today. Courses have been designed for students from all backgrounds who plan to continue their education in a seminary or an equivalent graduate level of Islamic Studies or related disciplines.
Dr. Sayed Ammar Nakshawani will lead the courses and provide expertise in areas ranging from Qur’anic Sciences, Islamic Law, Jurisprudence, Islamic Ethics & Spirituality, as well as reflect his passion in delving deeper into Islamic History.


Upon completion of chosen courses, a selection of students will have the opportunity to be referred for an all expenses paid course in the vicinity of the Holy Shrine of Imam Ali (as).

  • I am looking to subscribe, how can I do this?
    To join Members Access, please subscribe for an account in our Plans & Pricing page by choosing a plan which best suits you.
  • I am outside of the UK, can I still subscribe to your platform?
    Yes. We offer membership to people all over the world.
  • The membership fee is in British Pounds, how does this work if I'm in California?
    Your transaction will be converted in real-time by our payment processor, using the current exchange rate for British Pounds (GBP).
  • Can anyone join a live Q&A with SAN?
    Live Q&A's are exclusively for members only.
  • I live in Australia, will I be able to register for the courses?
    Yes, the courses are delivered online so anyone can register from around the world.
  • Are all the courses priced at the same amount?
    Each course price will vary, depending on the subject and the number of sessions included.
  • If the course is live and I am unable to attend the live session, will I be able to view afterwards?
    Yes, if you have registered for the course then you will be able to view the online class once it has ended.
  • I would like to register my children for the courses, will that be permitted?
    The majority of the courses can be attended by all ages, however certain courses will have a minimum age and this will be stipulated in the registration form.
  • I am a monthly subscriber to the platform, will I get discounted rates for the online courses?
    Yes, monthly and annual subscribers to will be given a discounted rate for all courses.
  • Will there be a form of certification once we have completed the courses?
    Yes, certificates will be provided to all those who successfully complete the course and this will be signed by Dr. Sayed Ammar Nakshawani.
  • What is the duration for each course?
    The duration of the courses will vary, ranging from one-day intensive to several months. This will be stipulated in the registration details.
  • Will Sayed Ammar be teaching all the courses?
    Sayed Ammar will be teaching the majority of courses with an array of guest scholars & speakers also presenting chosen courses throughout the year.

Courses will include

  • Public Speaking

  • Kitab al-Ghayba

  • Islamic History 

  • Feminism and Gender 

  • Comparative Islamic Law: Five Schools

  • Islam and Sexual Ethics 

  • Shii Theological Texts

  • Development of Shia Hadith 

  • Ethics and Morality

  • Dua Literature 

  • Philosophy and Mysticism 

  • Islam and Psychology 

  • Contemporary Shii Political Thought

  • Seera of the Prophet PBUH

  • The Quran: From Revelation to Tabatabai

  • Arabic of the Quran


Discover the wealth of knowledge and expertise Dr. Sayed Ammar Nakshawani brings to the table. Contact us today to learn more about our services and how we can cater to your specific needs.

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