The Fairfax Institute (TFI)

The Fairfax Institute: Purpose, Mission, Vision

The Fairfax Institute (TFI) is the educational division of the International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT) in North America. It connects IIIT’s networks of scholars and ideas by translating scholarship into practical courses and training programs, with the objective of contributing to individual career development and communal understanding.    


The Fairfax Institute (TFI) serves as a catalyst for enhancing human development through the investment in postsecondary education programs uniquely designed to serve Muslim professionals and learners from all backgrounds. TFI will also continue to be a steadfast resource for cultivation of leadership skills and career enhancement.       


The Fairfax Institute will serve as an innovative space for all professionals and adult learners, Muslims and non-Muslims, seeking to deepen their knowledge and understanding as well as those pursuing personal and social development.       

Summer Student Program


Click the image for details.

Please note that the application deadline is June 13, 2021.


The Fairfax Institute is working behind the scenes to bring you new programs, webinars, courses, and more. Sign up now to be the first to know about these upcoming events.

We’re excited to be working on a new website, so stay tuned for more!