About UT

The Founder

A brief summary of the knowledgeable of God, Mr. Muhammad Rashid Al Mikati

  • Born in 1942 - married and have five children.

  1. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Law from the Lebanese University in Beirut in 1966 and a lawyer on appeal.

  1. He holds a BA in Islamic law from the Faculty of Sharia at the University of Damascus in 1975 AD.

  1. He was a member of the Ibad Al-Rahman group in 1952, then he was an active member of the Islamic Group (Jamat-e-Islami.) and then its Secretary in Lebanon until 1973.

  1. He continued his postgraduate studies and prepared for a doctoral thesis in the philosophy of law entitled: Islam and Secularism: A Comparative Study “L'Islam et la Laîcité” at the Sorbonne University - Paris No. 1 in 1981 AD.

  1. President and founder of the Islamic Islah Association in Tripoli (1977-2018) and the founder of the Islamic Islah Complex.

  1. Founder of the Islah Islamic High School and Chairman of the Supervisory Educational Committee (1978-2020)

  1. Founder of the Tripoli University Institute for Islamic Studies and Chairman of the Scientific Council (1982-2009).

  1. Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the University of Tripoli (2008-2018)

  1. Founding member of the International Union for Muslim Scholars (2004-2020)

  1. Founding member of the Association of Muslim Scholars in Lebanon. (May 2012).

  1. Member of the Association of Islamic Universities in the World (1998-2020) - Cairo.

  1. Member of the Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (ISESCO) - Rabat (2007-2020)

  1. Member of the Founding Board of the International Islamic Council for Da’wah and Relief in Cairo: (1993-2020).

  1. Member of the World Assembly of Muslim Youth in Riyadh: (1995-2020).

  1. Member of the Federation of Arab Universities: (2008-2020)

  1. Secretary General of the Islamic Educational Conference in Lebanon: (1991-2020), and the Islamic Conference on Sharia and Law in Lebanon: (1998-2020).

  1. Lecturer at the Faculty of Sharia and Islamic Studies: (1982-1919).

  1. Lecturer at the Faculty of Law - Lebanese University, the third branch in Tripoli: (1979-1982).

  1. He gave many scientific lectures in Lebanon, the Arab countries, the United States, Canada, Australia, Africa and Malaysia: (1965-2020).

  1. Founding member and Secretary of the Islamic Education Association in Tripoli, Director of the Iman Islamic School (1967-1975), and Director of the Islamic Education Association (1975-1977).

  1. Preacher of the ancient Abu Samra Mosque: (1973-2004)

  1. The preacher of Al-Nour Mosque in Tripoli: (2004-2006)

  1. Preacher of the Khairat Mosque in Tripoli: (2007-2017)

  1. Preacher of Al-Farouq Mosque, may Allah be pleased with him, at Ras Masqa Al-Koura in Tripoli: (2017-2020)

  1. Custodian of the Prophet’s Noble Heritage in Tripoli since 1997.

  1. Member of the Association for Rehabilitation and Social Care in Tripoli (1976-2003)

  1. Member of the Cultural Association in Tripoli (1975-2020).

  1. Founding member of the Union of Muslim Jurists in Lebanon.

Suffering from a terminal illness in the last four years of his life, he was a grateful cactus.

May God have mercy on him and introduced him to the highest paradise