Shaykh Maruf Ahmed - Executive Secretary
Shaykh Maruf Ahmed is a traditionally trained Islamic scholar who serves as the Executive Secretary and resident Mufti of The Muslim Law (Shariah) Council UK. As a religious leader and educator, he possesses extensive experience and knowledge, with a particular interest in Muslim Family Law.
He graduated from the Alimiyyah programme at Darul Hadis Latifiah (London) in 2011, where he studied Arabic and the traditional Islamic Sciences, including the six canonical books of Hadith. After graduating, he furthered his studies with several scholars in the UK, studied the advanced course at Al-Salam Institute, and also travelled abroad to study in Yemen and Egypt.
He later went on to complete a Master’s Degree in Islamic Studies at the Muslim College, London. Thereafter, he studied Ifta at Darul Ifta Birmingham and graduated as a Mufti.
He is also a hafiz of the Quran, a capable chaplain, a trained mediator and marriage counsellor, and a freelance translator.
He is actively involved with numerous organisations and projects, including:
- Darul Hadis Latifiah: Co-headteacher and lecturer of Fiqh, Usul al-Fiqh and Hadith