The following are key objectives of the Academy:

  • To arrange pre-service and in-service training courses in Islamic law;
  • To develop methodologies for training and research in Islamic law and allied disciplines;
  • To launch and conduct correspondence courses in Islamic law facilitating an outreach through distance education system at both elementary and advanced levels;
  • To publish books, monographs, reports and journals on Islamic law;
  • To hold conferences, seminars, symposia and workshops on different areas in Islamic law; and
  • To perform such other functions as may be necessary for the realization of its objectives