Samastha Kerala Islam Matha Vidyabhyasa Board History
The Samastha Kerala Islam Matha Vidyabhyasa Board was founded in 1951 as the education board of the Samastha Kerala Jam’iyyathul Ulema (EK sunni faction). The Board runs madrasa where Islamic subjects such as the Qur’an, Hadith, Islamic history, fiq’h etc. The Board has the most number of madrasas in Kerala. It runs madrasas in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Pondicherry, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep in the country. Besides, its madrasas are present in Malaysia, UAE, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Qatar.