Um Abdur Rahman


Ustadha Um Abdur Rahman completed her secondary and tertiary studies in Australia. She graduated from La Trobe University in Melbourne with a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Philosophy of Education, Islamic Studies and English Literature.

Teaching Islamic Law, Islamic Creed, Sciences of Prophetic Traditions {transmission & classification}, Islamic History, and Tarbeyyah.

She continues her studies and travels overseas to various centers of knowledge to participate in gaining and teaching knowledge.

Hobbies: Usthada has been involved in the education and welfare of Women and Teenagers in both Melbourne and Sydney since 1985.


Ustadha has been under the direct and full time tutelage of Sheikh Abdel Moez al Nafti since 2003. She has studied Islamic Law, Islamic Creed, Prophetic Traditions [Science of Transmission & Classification], as well as Explanation and Elucidation of Prophetic Traditions, Qur'anic Exegesis, Tarbiyah [Spiritual development and ennoblement of Character] and Sciences of the Noble Qur'an. She continues her education with Sheikh Abdel Moez al Nafti as well as esteemed teachers in Hadramaut, Yemen.

Work Experience

She has been a teacher of Islamic Studies at numerous schools in both Melbourne and Sydney since 1972. She has also been involved in Adult Education and welfare since 1977. She has helped in the establishment of several primary schools in both Melbourne and Sydney.