Welcome to the website of Darul Uloom NJ

Emergency Notification

Due to the inclement weather conditions, the Madrasa will be closed from, January 23, 2016 to January 24, 2016.

(D.U.N.J.) is a Full-Time Madrasah (Islamic Institute) established on March 7, 2010, situated in Paterson, New Jersey. It is committed to provide authentic Islamic education in an Islamic environment wherein student will develop a strong foundation in Islam.

Aim and Objectives:

D.U.N.J. thrives to create individuals with strong Islamic Knowledge who will protect, preserve and propagate the teaching of Islam in its pristine form throughout the Muslim world.

Courses Offered:

   1. Nazirah/Tajweed Course

This is the very initial course to learn the recitation of the Quran. It is the foundation of correct recitation. Students have one on one session with their respective teachers and are guided step by step throughout the course.  Upon completion of this course students will be able to recite the Quran fluently with Tajweed.

Tajweed is an Arabic word meaning correct pronunciation during recitation of the Quran. It is a set of rules which dictate how the Quran should be read. These rules are taught simultaneously during the Nazirah period allowing the students to apply the rules of Tajweed as they learn how to recite the Quran.

   2. Hifzul-Quran Course

This course is dedicated towards the memorization of the complete Quran with correct Tajweed (inotation of recitation). The approximate duration of this course is 2-4 years depending on the student capability.

   3. Alim Course

This course is designed to provide an in-depth and comprehensive understanding of Higher Islamic Sciences. The Alim Course curriculum is based on the traditional Darse-Nizame which is taught in Islamic Madrasahs throughout the world. The curriculum covers Arabic literature, Syntax, Morphology, Logic, Jurisprudence, Principal of Jurisprudence, Hadith, Principal of Hadith, Quran Exegesis, Principal of Quran Exegesis Beliefs, Seerah, and other essentials.

This course is offered as a Full-Time intensive course of six years.Currently we offer the 1st & 2nd year of this course.

   4. Deeniyat: (Basic Islamic Essentials)

A general class where students are taught daily supplication, basic laws of Fiqh, Islamic Beliefs, History, etiquettes and manners.

For this class the famous Tasheel-Series has been added to the syllabus. It is a comprehensive Islamic curriculum that covers the subjects of Akhlaaq, Fiqh, Hadith, Seerah, and Tareekh.

   5. Academics

We provide tutoring of required academic subjects from the 5th grade to 10th grade levels. A GED/SAT preparation course and tutoring is available for students above the 10th grade level. Our education services are provided by qualified Muslim teachers.  Students will be registered with Baytul-Iman Academy to meet NJ state requirements.
   6. Weekend Madrasah

D.U.N.J. offers a Part-Time weekend class for school going students. Classes run from 8:30 AM till 1:00 PM. Student are taught basic Deeniyat as well.

Accommodation & Boarding:

D.U.N.J. facilitates accommodation for students coming from afar. Students are provided three meals a day prepared by our professional cook.

Our 24-hour supervision will ensure the safety and well-being of our student. Due to limited seats, students will receive accommodation on a first come first serve basis.

Your children are our children are the future of our Deen. Together, let's raise them to their full potential and reap the benefits of Sadaqa Jariyah (recurring charity).  Prophet Muhammad (SAW) is reported to have said : "When a man leaves this world, his deeds come to an end except for three: recurring charity, knowledge by which people benefit, or pious progeny who pray for him."[Muslim].

Enrollment into the Quran class can be done during any point of the year. However, enrollment in the Alim Class will not be accepted after the month of Shawwal.


Full Time Student without boarding: $300.00 per month

Full Time Student with boarding: $500.00 per month

Part Time Student (saturday & sunday classes): $100.00 per month