IRD’s have arranged 5-day Intensive Seminar Course concluded on:
“New Trends in Islamic Studies”
The course was led by Prof. Dr. Marcia Hermansen, Professor and Director Islamic World Studies Program at Loyola University, Chicago USA. Young Islamic studies professors from mostly KP Universities and twin cities attended the course. It went so well Alhamdulliah. Overall, the focus was academic study of religion and Islam (as opposed to a believers approach to preaching Islam) surrounding issues related to gender, Quranic studies, Sufism etc etc.