About Uthman Dan Fodio Open College
جامعة عثمان بن فودي المفتوحة
UDFOC is an Islamic College offering undergraduate and graduate studies through distance learning based on the amanah (trust) to spread Islamic knowledge based on the Qur’an and the Sunnah of the Prophet (saw), in the framework of mainstream Ahl al-Sunnah wa al-Jama’a. We utilize contemporary methods of distance to provide the next best thing to direct learning.
Knowledgeable, Discipline and Devout.
Dr. Muhammad Liwau’deen Ahmad has had a distinguished career promoting and developing the teaching of Arabic and Islamic Studies at Ghana and United States. A native of Ghana trained and received his PhD in Arabic and Islamic Studies at the Al-Imam Al-Ouzai University of Lebanon and Religious Studies at Hartford Seminary, CT. He taught Arabic and Islamic Studies in the Islamic Schools in Kumasi, Ghana. He is a Visiting Adjunct Professor of Arabic (TAFL) at Community College of Philadelphia, PA and Taqwa Seminary Arabic Institute, Plano, TX. He is also Regional Director of the Al-Imam Al-Ouzai University of Lebanon Distance Learning Center of West Africa. Dr. Muhammad is also a member of some educational and professional institutions such as:
Modern Language Association (MLA), NY, USA.
American Federation of Teachers (AFT), Washington, DC, USA.
American Association of Teachers of Arabic (AATA), AL, USA.
Teachers Without Boarders (TWB), WA, USA.
National Council of Islamic Education Unit (NCIEU), Ghana Education Service, Ministry of Education, Ghana.
Dr. Muhammad Liwau’deen Ahmad
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