About Us

A message from Sheikh ‘Isam Rajab.

Dr Isam Rajab, a classically trained scholar, is the founder and Director of AREES University. Dr Isam was born in Kuwait and graduated with a BA in Shari’ah from the Islamic University of Madinah. He holds a Masters and Ph.D in Islamic Studies from California University, USA. He has over 20 years of experience as an Imam in the US and Kuwait. He has 2 Ijazahs in memorizing the Quran and is the author of a book about the qira’at of the Quran as well as being specialized and licensed in the Inheritance system of Islam. 

AREES Training Centre was established in June 2014 to offer courses adapted from AREES University that have been structured as such to become short-term, part-time courses and trainings to accommodate Malaysian working professionals, especially those looking for personal development courses based on Islamic Principles. Dr Isam Rajab being the Founder of AREES University has been the developer of AREES Training Centre Program Modules and the advisor for the centre for over 7 years.