Centre for the Study of Islam in the Contemporary World

Promoting a better understanding of contemporary Islam and the globalised Muslim world

The Alwaleed Centre is an interdisciplinary  research, teaching and outreach centre based at the University of Edinburgh.

Informing global debates about contemporary Islam and the Muslim world.

Working with a range of partners to encourage a better understanding of Islam.

Learn more about our MSc The Globalised Muslim World.

Learn more about Fellowships and Studentships offered by the Centre

Learn more about the Centre's rich programme of public events.

Learn more about the Centre's growing team, its history and its vision.