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In line with Government advice, most groups and organisations in the city have had to take the unfortunate decision to suspend face to face and group work activities. Please telephone or email the contacts listed for the group or organisation if you are interested in their work to check what alternative arrangements might be available or to find out about alternative groups or services in your area.

Organisation Details

Address 10 Suffolk Road, Newington
Post Code EH16 5PH
Locality South East 
Telephone 07574 239 525 / 0131 629 6322
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  • Advice/Information
  • Black/Minority/Ethnic
  • Community Development
  • Community Facilities
  • Education/Learning/Training
  • Faith/Religion/Belief
  • Self Help/Support
  • Sport/Leisure/Recreation

IQRA ACADEMY Edinburgh is a Model Masjid and Multipurpose Muslim Community Centre with the following facilities and services:

- Educational Classes & Workshops
- Prayer Area for Men & Women
- Islamic Ethos Nursery
- Fitness Centre
- Youth Centre
- Elderly Support
- Conference & Events Centre

Makhtab syllabus

Our syllabus is delivered in English, and covers all aspects of Islam including:

• Quranic recitation
• Islamic history
• Islamic jurisprudence (Fiqh)
• Islamic belief (Aqaaid)
• Islamic manners (Aklaaq wal Adaab)

This syllabus has been customised to our children’s needs, and is delivered by professional, qualified and experienced staff.


Iqra Academy is made up of founding members and a management team that are committed to excellence and are responsible for the day-to-day running of the establishment. We ensure total transparency with all financial transactions.

Our community is made up of a range of highly skilled professionals, who bring with them experience from fields as diverse as medicine, IT and enterprise. We are committed to bringing these skills together for the purpose of giving everyone the best possible platform and in serving the communities we live in.

For all matters relating to Iqra Academy please contact our management committee

Nazir Ahmed – 07574 239 525
Muhammed Sarwar – 07525 439 698
Noor ullah – 0131 629 6322
Muhammad Ibrahim – 07741 719 565



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