Mufti Abdul Wahab Waheed

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Co-Founder & Dean of Students

Mufti Abdul Wahab Waheed was born and raised in Ann Arbor, MI. 

He began Islamic studies at Jaamiah al-Uloom al-Islamiyyah, where he became a Hafiz at the age of 12.

Upon the completion of his Tahiez Ul Quran, Mufti Abdul Wahab decided to continue his studies in Islamic sciences . He started his 7 year Shariah program in Toronto, Canada and went even further to pursue higher education of Hadith in Karachi, Pakistan. Mufti Abdul Wahab completed his Hadith Intensive in the renowned Islamic University  founded by Sheikh Binori RA known Jamia Binoritown. His studies covered the Sahih Sitaa from cover to cover and he  taught the students in depth  of The Usool of Hadith.

Mufti Abdul Wahab Waheed graduated with honors and went on to receive Ijazzat for teaching Hadith from prominent scholars from around the world.  

Upon graduation, Mufti Abdul Wahab wanted to pursue his passion in understanding and education in the field of Islamic Jurisprudence and Law. He started his studies at Al Ihsan institute located in Vancouver, B.C., specializing in Islamic Jurisprudence and Iftā’ under his professors while simultaneously teaching Fiqh and Hadith in the same school. During this time period, he was also serving as the youth director and coordinator in the province of British Colombia.  He also traveled extensively across North America for Dawah purposes. Throughout his travels, Mufti Abdul Wahab addresses communities across the United States – and particularly in Michigan – on a wide range of Islamic topics and Inshallah, continues to do so with the Tawfiq of Allah SWT . 

Mufti Abdul Wahab is a Co-founder at Miftaah Institute and serves as Director at Michigan Islamic Institute, and is a full-time Instructor.