The Albanian Muslim Community opens and supports the pre-university Islamic religious schools of all levels and cycles, according to the requirements and needs of the respective districts, based on legal acts for the non-university educational system in the Republic of Albania.
All schools opened by the Albanian Muslim Community operate only full time.
The educational programs for religious subjects taking place in the Islamic religious schools of all levels and cycles are approved by the Presidency of the Albanian Muslim Community.
All school, courses, cultural centers and dormitories buildings are owned by the Albanian Muslim Community and managed by it.
Every director of all Albanian Muslim Community school level must have higher education in teaching or theology and must also have over 5 years working experience in the education system.
Teachers must have higher education degree on teaching or theology, according to the subjects done in that school.
The internal regulations for schools of all levels are approved by the Board of Albanian Muslim Community and their implementation and application by the respective schools are controlled by the Department of Education in Albanian Muslim Community.
In the madrasas and other similar schools, students residing in the dorms and external students are admitted. The Madrasas have a special status approved by the Board.
Madrasas and schools of all levels, operate under unique agreements signed between the Muslim community and Islamic organizations.
Madrasas and the nonpublic Islamic religious schools, both of elementary and secondary level, operate upon the approval of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Albania.
Students, who finish the madrassas and other nonpublic Islamic middle schools, have the right to conduct Islamic duties in all structures of the Muslim Community and enjoy all the rights that public school students own.
Madrasas and other pre-university schools are 9-year cycle schools.
The Islamic teaching curriculum of madrasas in the schools of all levels is drafted by the Department of Education, approved by the Board, and it is unique for all schools.
The program of natural and social science subjects in madrassas is approved by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Albania.
The educational programs for religious subjects taking place in the Islamic religious schools of all pre-university levels and in the courses held at mosques are approved by the Presidency of the Muslim Community of Albania.
The Islamic religious courses held in various districts, are controlled by the respective Mufti.
Madrasas accept donations from various organizations or individuals and sign separate agreement with each of them, by informing and taking the consent of the main sponsor association and of the Muslim Community Board.
The relationships with the sponsoring association are maintained and implemented by the madrasa director, who represents the Muslim Community Education Department.