MahfalulUlama Arabic College
The MahfalulUlama Arabic College is situated at Watagepotha, a picturesque village in the Muslim Majority Deltota area which consists of ten Muslim villages as well, it belongs to the Hewaheta electorate in the Kandy District of the Central Province of Sri Lanka. The college which was inaugurated on 1975 has completed four decades in its service and has bestowed many learned Ulamas and Hafils to the Society and has risen as one of the Prominent Arabic Colleges in Sri Lanka.
The college prepares its students to sit the G. C. E. (O/L), (A/L) as well as the Al Alim Examinations conducted by the Department of Examinations. This combines the worldly knowledge with religious education, so that the graduates can successfully face modern challenges. In addition special arrangements have been made to prepare students to sit the G. A. Q. and B. A. examinations when G. C. E. (O/L) qualified students are admitted.
Many of the Past pupils of this college have risen to high positions in their professions.
- Along with providing Arabic and Islamic Education we have many noble projects in our mind. These include establishing an orphanage, an Islamic Guidance Centre, an Islamic Preschool as well as a Public Library.
- The MahfalulUlama Arabic College has served as a centre for extracurricular activities such as conferences and workshops. We intend to organize such activities in the future as well.
Thus the college played a key role religious, cultural and moral advancement in the region.