Dars Nizami Baneen

Dars-e-Nizami Baneen is an excellent repository of religious studies in which the lessons of Tafsir, Hadith, Fiqh and Arabic literature are taught. Fazala, who completes the Drs-e-Nizami, is equivalent to an MA. Dars-e-Nizami and Drasat E Deeniya are being taught according to the syllabus of the Federation of Al-Madaris Al-Arabiya Pakistan and the examinations are also organized by the Federation.

The eight-year curriculum of Arabic and religious studies, which is called “Dars Nizami“, is in the form of four stages consisting of two years each, A'ama, Khasa, Aliya and Alamiya. 

  1. A’ama (Secondary Stage) 2 years
  2. Khasa (Intermediate Stage) 2 years
  3. Aliya (Graduation Stage) 2 years
  4. Alamiya (Post Graduation Stage) 2 years

Admission Requirements

  1. The admission procedure in the “Dars Nizami” department starts in the second week of Shawwal after the Eid al-Fitr holidays, so those who want admission should apply for the admission procedure in the second week. (The final date of admission is announced in Ramadan.)
  2. If a student wants to get admission in primary level/First Grade then he/she must have at least matric qualification.
  3.  For admission to any level(darjah), all the “standard books” of the previous level are examined. For example, for admission to the second level(darjah saniya), the standard books of the first level(darjah Uula) will be examined.
  4. The number of students for each grade is fixed, admissions are made accordingly, if there is no capacity in any grade or it is limited, then it is announced in advance, but in the case of students with very distinguished ability. Can be considered.

Academic period and holidays

The academic period in Jamia Ashrafia Lahore is from Shawwal to Shaban. Lessons are six days a week with Fridays off. Lectures start at 7:30 in the morning till 3:00pm, four hours in the morning and two hours after Zuhr prayer, annual holidays are from 10th Shaban to 7th Shawwal, and a 10 day off for Eid Al-Adha.


Two examinations are conducted during the academic year: Mid-term assessments are held in the first week of Jumadi-ul-Awla and the annual examination are in Sha’ban


There is no tuition fee for Dars-i-Nizami students at Jamia Ashrafia, Lahore and accommodation, food, first aid, medical facilities are provided free of charge by the Jamia. 

From: Administration Madrasa Al- Jamia Ashrafia Lahore.