About Us

Jannah Institute is dedicated to bringing the light of Islamic knowledge to the hearts of women, through the practice and application of the Book of Allah and the Sunnah of His Messenger ﷺ.



Jannah Institute began its educational programs in 2013, where it began as the only learning institute in Saint Louis, MO to offer Quran and Islamic Studies courses with a strong focus on Tazkiyah. Jannah Institute is dedicated to providing Islamic education for women by women.  Alhamdulillah, all Praise to Allah, Jannah Institute has expanded to reach students from all over the globe. Jannah Institute also offers its educational programs on multiple platforms, including onsite, online, or web streaming services, as well as free weekly programs hosted live on JI social media pages, all to accommodate the greatest number of students possible.

Our Objective

Our Objective

To teach the divine understanding of the Qur’an and Prophetic Sunnah. The Islamic and Quranic courses are designed to enable students to develop an intimate relationship with Allah. The goal is to help students strive to find inner peace, develop Islamic character and raise children who become valuable members of the Muslim Ummah. We thereby aim to make traditional Islamic knowledge applicable to everyday living.

Our Mission

Our Mission

To inspire women across the world by bringing the light of Islamic knowledge to the hearts and homes of Muslim women.

Our Vision

Our Vision

To build a society in which Muslim women live according to the teachings, values, and manners taught in the Holy Qur’an. By empowering women through the knowledge of Islam, we hope that they may contribute to society in a way which is pleasing to Allah . We wish to achieve this vision by offering accessible Qur’anic and Islamic education to Muslim women across the world.

Our Values

Our Values

To reflect the traits and qualities that define the culture of our organization guided by the teachings of the Qur’an and Sunnah.

JI Staff

Dr. Sh. Haifaa Younis

Founder | Executive Director | Instructor


Assistant to Executive Director | Outreach Coordinator


Media Coordinator | Assistant Manager

Saudah Chowdhury

Assistant Manager


Social Media Coordinator | Teaching Assistant

Afiyah Mufti

Memorization & Tajweed Education Coordinator | Instructor

Amina Mujela-Botić

Year of Knowledge Education Coordinator | Instructor


Web Designer

Rifa Tahsina

Graphic Designer