Da’wah is mentioned in the Holy Quran in the following words,
اُدْعُ اِلٰی سَبِيْلِ رَبِّكَ بِا لْحِكْمَةِ وَالْمَوْعِظَةِ الْحَسَنَةِ وَجَا دِلْهُمْ بِا لَّتِیْ هِيَ اَحْسَنُ.
“Invite (people) to the way of your Lord with wisdom and good advice, and talk to them in the best way possible”
Bachelor’s degree in Dawah is a course of study designed to analyze the Virtue and purpose of inviting to the message of Islam. It imparts a detailed examination of the history, methodologies, and characteristics of Da’wah as directed by the Holy Qur’an and Sunnah. To have a stronger impact of Da’wah, this course transitions into analyzing and building an understanding of the Western and Islamic culture. The purpose of this course is to facilitate the human understanding of the meaning of Allah’s words. It familiarizes the students with the methodology of scholars of Tafseer who interpreted Allah’s words in the Holy Qur’an. This program is a Qur’anic exegesis (Tafseer) of some specific Surahs such as Surah Al-Kahaf, Surah Al-Hujuraat, and others based on classical and contemporary work of Tafseer. This course will traverse the major themes addressed in these specific Surahs of the Holy Qur’an, the historical context of the verses, reasons for revelation, and relevant hadith that further clarify their meanings.
Da’wah Department of ALIM University tries to teach Islam for academic and practical purposes under the direction of Qur’anic verses and Prophetic tradition. The course intends to educate its students with the modern techniques of communication. The graduates of this course will be well-equipped with the preaching power to make Da’wah more effective to convince people for Islam. ALIM University is going to conduct a Bachelor’s degree in Da’wah and make this course available online so that any interested student can access it easily.