Welcome to

Bath Islamic Center

A hub for spiritual growth and community bond

Meet the Imam & Trustees

Sheikh Dr Mohammad Gamal Abdelnour (Imam)

Dr Mohammed Gamal Abdelnour is a hafiz of the Quran who studied at Al-Azhar for up to 18 years and graduated as a class valedictorian, with a bachelor’s in Islamic Studies and Philosophy. He earned his master’s degree at the University of Durham and completed his PhD in Comparative Religion at SOAS University of London, where his thesis was published as a monograph in 2021. His second book came with Oxford University Press, entitled The Higher Objectives of Islamic Theology. He held teaching and research posts at the universities of Al-Azhar, SOAS, York, Bristol, and now serves as the Imam of Bath Mosque. You can reach him on: imambathmosque@gmail.com

Ahmad Araby (Finance)

The Treasurer of the Islamic Society Bath, Ahmad’s aim is straightforward: use digital tools and smarter management to make our financial side run smoother. He ensures that mosque’s resources are used wisely for projects that genuinely make a difference in our community.
“Let’s take this journey together, building a stronger and closer community for us all”

Bilal El Achab (Communications)

Bilal is a final-year engineering student at the University of Bath. He is in charge of the communications aspect of Bath Islamic Center, from anouncements in the masjid, to making sure the right message is sent across over all platforms.
“I look forward to contribute my skills and dedication to improve the communication within our community”

Jibraan Faisal Kidwai (School Manager)

Jibraan is a second year psychology student at the University of Bath. His aim is to help with the mosque’s Arabic school, the mosque renovations, a female committee, the Quran circles, regular charity collections, and collaborations with the wider community.

Ahbab Ali (Deputy Secretary)

Ahbab is from Cardiff, Wales, and he is currently a student at the University of Bath studying Aerospace Engineering. “I look forward to serving the mosque as Deputy Secretary this year inshaAllah”

Hamzah Majid (Secretary)

Hamzah Majid is a final year maths student at the University of Bath. He has helped in the masjid for the past few years. Willing to help and hear the community.

Arran Messenger (Property Manager)

Abdul Hafedh Alaswadi (Chairman)

Abdul Aziz (Vice Chairman)

Our Story

Bath Islamic Center serves as a mosque for everyone in the city of Bath, UK.
We offer Sunday Classes for kids and soon, Quran Learning Classes for Adults.

Founded by students, the center is a place of community, education, and spiritual growth.



Engage in activities that strengthen community bonds


Educational Programs

Enriching programs for children and adults


Spiritual Guidance

Guidance and support on the spiritual path

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