European Academy of Quranic Studies


EAQS Qur'anic Day


EAQS Aims and Objectives

To promote the teaching of Al-Tadabbur and other Qur'anic Sciences.



Rediscover a forgotten tradition - Tadabbur Al Qur'an.


What is EAQS?

The European Academy of Quranic Studies (EAQS) is a non-profit academic institution based at the British Muslim Heritage Centre. It was established in 2012 to promote the study, teaching and research of Al-Tadabbur and other Qur’anic sciences.

EAQS seeks to promote a balanced and comprehensive understanding of the Qur’an and its relevance to modern society by organising courses, seminars and conferences and publishing educational materials for students, teachers and members of the wider society. A Board of Directors under the guidance of Scholars and Advisors manages the Academy.


[This is] a blessed Book which We have revealed to you, [O Muhammad], that they might reflect upon its verses and that those of understanding would be reminded.

What is EAQS Vision?

To play a global and regional role as a foremost centre of advanced study and research in Al-Tadabbur (contemplation & reflection of the Qur’an) and other Qur’anic sciences, both classical and modern, in the service of the Muslim community and humanity at large.

What is EAQS Mission?

The academy’s main purpose is to contribute to the ongoing Islamic Renaissance, which is bridging the gap between the east and the west perspectives. Helping local & the wider community, with evidence based knowledge of the Qur’an, to help inform practice of Islamic values and its discipline in the modern society.

What Are EAQS Aims & Objectives?


To promote the teaching of Al-Tadabbur (contemplation & reflection of the Qur'an) and other Qur’anic sciences.

To develop methods, techniques and literature for teaching and learning Al-Tadabbur

To organise and arrange training courses, symposia, seminars, workshops, conferences and exchange of scholars for the teaching and comprehension of the Qur'an and it’s sciences.

To establish a resource centre for Qur’anic teaching, a library for Qur’anic sciences and the Sunnah (The Way of the Prophet peace be upon him)

To plan and develop post-doctoral research on specific projects for Al-Tadabbur with the assistance of internationally renowned scholars and institutes

EAQS Current Activities

Conferences & Educational Activities:

  • International conferences on Qur’anic studies and Tadabbur
  • Monthly lectures and seminars (Qur’anic Days) in the form of workshops and seminars on Tadabbur and Qur’anic studies.
  • Qur’anic Tadabbur and sciences teacher training courses.

EAQS Future Activities

Establish The Following Academic Courses:

  • One year (part-time) courses of Tadabbur Al Qur’an workshops.
  • Online teaching course for GCSE Islamic studies and other accredited Islamic programmes.
  • Research and scientific programmes.
  • Publishing scientific refereed journals.

EAQS 2018 Qur'anic Days