Islam

The University has employed two Muslim Chaplains who can be contacted anytime from 11am – 4pm, Mon-Fri.
The Imams provide a drop-in session available for all at UCLan. Come over and chat with them in confidence about anything from:

  • Islamic counselling

  • Struggling with personal problems

  • Feeling homesick

  • Looking for spiritual boost

  • Needing advice on social and domestic issues

  • Or just wanting to meet a contemporary scholar

Imam Vasiyyullah Bhayat
Muslim Chaplain / Faith Adviser
Oasis Faith and Spirituality Centre
Kirkham Street
UCLan
Preston PR1 2HE
Email: VBhayat@uclan.ac.uk
Tel: (01772) 892602 / 892615

Imam Uzair Hansrot
Muslim Chaplain / Faith Adviser
Oasis Faith and Spirituality Centre
Kirkham Street
UCLan
Preston PR1 2HE
Email: UHansrot@uclan.ac.uk
Tel: (01772) 892602 / 892615

The Jama'ah for Jumu'ah and other Salah takes place at the University.

Timetable as follows:

(Please view the Oasis notice-board for any changes.)

Summer Period

When clocks go forward one hour (April – October):
• Zuhr Salah: 1.30pm in Oasis
• First Jumu'ah: 1.30pm in Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre
• Second Jumu'ah: 2.15pm in Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre

Winter Period

When clocks go back one hour (November – March):
• Zuhr Salah: 12.35pm in the Oasis
• First Jumu'ah: 12.35pm in Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre
• Second Jumu'ah: 1.15pm in Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre

Message from the UCLan Islamic Society (UCLan ISoc)

Assalamu Alaykum Warahmatullahi Wabarakaatuh (May peace and blessings be upon you).
Moving away from home? Excited or scared?

No doubt, this will be a difficult time for you, being in a strange place, full of strange people. There may be times when you find things too hard to handle.

The ISoc would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the University of Central Lancashire.
The Society is committed to helping all regardless of background or nationality. We are here to make your journey as smooth as possible.
We support students in all matters, be they religious or non-religious, such as accommodation, mosques, halal food, or even to help point to the right direction where they can get the appropriate advice.

May Allah make your University journey easy and help you in all difficult situations even after your graduation.
For more information, please visit our website www.uclanisoc.com or email: info@uclanisoc.com