Maps and Directions


Situated in the heart of England, Leicester is easily accessible by road and rail.

From the North: M1 Junction 22
From the South: M1 Junction 21
From the West Midlands: M69

Leicester Train Station is within walking distance of JRU. Regular services operate between London and major routes throughout the UK.

St Margaret’s Bus Station, St Margaret’s Way.

The nearest International Air Terminal is Birmingham International Airport.

New Application Dates

Inshā’allāh, the next academic year will start in May/ June 2022.

The current dates for new applications is as follows:

Opening date: Monday 1st November 2021.

Closing date: Monday 31st January 2022.

*Applications received after the closing date will be treated as late.

Mission Statement

“JRU: a centre of academic and spiritual excellence”

Our Objectives

• To provide authentic Islamic education based on the Qur’ān and Sunnah.

• To preserve the treasure of Islamic learning and pass it on to future generations.

• To perfect good character and moral conduct.

• To promote spiritual development and god-consciousness.

• To prepare individuals who will serve the needs of Muslim communities, and inspire them to improve themselves as Muslims and citizens.

Contact Details

Jāme‘ah Riyādul ‘Uloom
120 Melbourne Road
Leicester, UK

Tel / Fax: +44 116 2625440