Can I designate scholars as the beneficiaries of a Waqf?​

Mufti Faraz Adam has spent almost a decade studying Islamic law. He completed his Islamic studies in the six-year Alimiyyah degree at Darul Uloom Leicester. He then went…Read More

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

It is permissible to stipulate students and scholars as beneficiaries of a Waqf. Any noble group of people can be designated as beneficiaries of a Waqf.

And Allah Alone Knows Best

Mufti Faraz Adam,

I Waqf Shariah Advisor