Risalat Summer Course 2018

Fourth Risalat Summer Course

Islamic Belief System & Imamah

Qum & Mashhad

19-31 August, 2018


In cooperation with the International Institute for Islamic Studies (IIIS), Risalat International Institute (RII) is pleased to host a forth group of RSC participants in Iran.


Arrival and Departure:

Arrival: August 18th in Imam Khomeini airport.

Departure: August 31st.

It is preferable to depart from Mashhad, but it is also possible to depart from Tehran with prior agreement.


The program will consist of a variety of lectures and workshops revolving around the following topics:

  • Theology
  • Anthropology
  • Prophethood
  • Resurrection
  • Imamah

The courses are based on two publications of the Risalat International Institute:

  • Islamic Belief System and
  • Lessons on Imamah and Wilayah

Participants are expected to attend the lectures for approximately 35 hours during the two-week.

Course Certificate: 

The certificate will be submitted to those who:

  1. Have no absence in the classes
  2. Successfully pass exam

Other Programs:

There will be some visits to different places in Qum and Mashhad during the course.


  • Qom:
    • 9 days of the course will be in Qom
    • Accommodation: Mojtama’ Yawaran-e Mahdi (as), a 10-minute walk from Jamkaran Mosque
    • Courses: held in Mojtama’ Yawaran-e Mahdi (as)
    • Transportation: provided almost every night for Maghrib prayers to and from the holy shrine of Lady Ma’sumah (as).
  • Mashhad:
    • The last 4 days of the course
    • Accommodation: Hotel, a 10-15 minute walk from the Holy Shrine


    1. Rooms are on a sharing basis both in Qom and Mashhad. Ladies and gentlemen are in separate sections.
    2. Participating in the course requires commitment to the schedule. Arranging with the coordinators for any personal changes in the schedule is a must.

To read the instructions of the course and to apply, please click here