About Saalim Al-Azhari

Dr. Saalim graduated from St.George's Medical School, University of London in 2007 before completing his Arabic studies in Egypt where he obtained a diploma in Arabic rhetoric (Balagha) from the Egyptian ministry of education and was the top ranking student.

He then joined the prestigious Al-Azhar University and graduated from the Thaanawiyah with a rank of excellence and was awarded for his academic achievement before joining the faculty of Shariah where he graduated in 2016 with honours and the highest rank in his year.

Dr. Saalim has Ijaazah in multiple sciences inclusive of Hadith, Fiqh, Aqeedah, Seerah and Hadith classification. A number of these are in classical texts including Sahih Bukhari and Sahih Muslim.

He has been a longstanding khateeb in London and has most recently appeared on a number of TV channels and programs such as Islam Channel Q&A as well as being an advisor to the Muslim Cultural and Welfare Association of Sutton.