To be eligible for admission, the minimum requirements are:
Ahmadi Muslim male, aged less than 20
Good moral character
A high school diploma (grade 12) with an average of at least 80% marks in all the academic subjects
A medical report from a practicing physician certifying good health of the applicant
High score in a written test for admission
Successful admissions interview
To successfully complete this program, you must fulfill the following program requirements:
Complete each of the six grade-levels of the program
Write a comprehensive research thesis on an assigned subject
Write a cumulative exam covering the entire syllabus of the seven-year program
Pass a cumulative VIVA examination encompassing all of the theoretical and practical knowledge gained throughout the seven-year course
Participate and complete the endurance walk and participation in extracurricular activities (e.g., annual sports, educational competitions etc.)
Method of Program Delivery
Classes are conducted on campus, in classrooms
Expected Program Duration
Hours of Instruction
36 hours of in-class instruction per week, for 40 weeks in a year
There are 3 Phases of the Shahid Program. Phase 1 consists of Years 1 & 2. Phase 2 consists of Years 3, 4 & 5. Phase 3 consists of Years 6 & 7.
Credential Awarded on Successful Completion of Program
With the approval of the supreme head of the worldwide Ahmadiyya Muslim community, a student who successfully completes the
Shahid Program would become a Missionary of worldwide Ahmadiyya Muslim community.
Tuition, Fees and Costs
Tuition and other associated fees are covered by a scholarship from Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama'at Canada Inc.