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Muslim Chaplain @ UQ

The Muslim Chaplain / Imam is an official visiting staff of UQ and is appointed by the University for religious needs of Muslim students at the University. The Muslim Chaplain, and the Chaplain’s Team of Volunteers, organise and take care of Prayer Room and Worship needs of Muslim students at the Campus.

Some of the main roles of the Muslim Chaplain / Imam and the Chaplain’s Team of Volunteers are the following:

  • To maintain the Prayer Room areas provided at the UQ Multifaith Centre
  • The Friday Prayer (Jumu’ah) at UQ
  • Ramadan Taraweeh prayers and the Iftars
  • To be available for religious advice (“pastoral care”) for Muslim students at the Campus
  • To write letters, on behalf of UQ Muslim students’ religious needs, to UQ Examinations or others when an exam may clash with Friday Prayer or Ramadan obligations.

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Updates

Eid Prayer at UQ Cancelled

July 30th, 2020|0 Comments

Assalamu alaikum Brothers & Sisters Eid ul Adha Prayer at UQ Is Cancelled This Year As with most Mosques in Brisbane who cancelled the Eid Prayer due to return of Coronavirus to Qld, we at

Daily Prayers Start Now Today At UQ Prayer Room

July 24th, 2020|0 Comments

Assalamu alaikum Dear Brothers & Sisters Daily Prayers Start Now i.e Today (Friday) At Prayer Room Good news everyone! The Prayer Room is now ready for daily prayers from now itself, ie Asr prayer onwards. For

PRAYER ROOM UPDATE

July 9th, 2020|0 Comments

Assalamu alaikum Brothers & Sisters Re: Update on Prayer Room at UQ Situation of Coronavirus Alhamdulillah as you know from the news the situation of recovery from the Coronavirus Pandemic is very encouraging in Queensland.

JUMUAH Prayer Information Update

June 25th, 2020|0 Comments

We have been in contact with the University to discuss restarting the Friday Jumuah prayers on campus and are currently waiting for more information from the University.   We will update everyone with progress, in

Services

Prayer Room & Facilities

Prayer rooms are opened but with strict adherence to govt policy on social distancing. In the mean time Friday prayer can not be held under the current restrictions until further notice

Calendar

Semester one

Important Dates Dates
Orientation Week  17 Feb – 21 Feb 2020
UQU Club & Society Day 19 Feb 2020
Semester 1 Class commences 24 Feb 2020
Market Day 26 Feb 2020
Semester 1 mid semester break 9 April 2020
Likelihood of Ramadan begins 25 April 2020
Likelihood of Eid Fitr 25 May 2020
Semester 1 Class ends 30 May 2020
Final Examination period 6 June to 20 June 2020