Muslims in Britain Research Network

Promoting the multidisciplinary study of Muslims in Britain among
academics, researchers, and professionals

Welcome ​

The Muslims in Britain Research Network (MBRN) was established by a group of academics in 1992 to encourage and promote the scholarly study of Muslims and Islam in Britain. Its main aims are to promote and share academic research in the field of British Muslim Studies and to build connections between academics, students, professionals, researchers, journalists and community members from all backgrounds with an interest in this subject.

Upcoming Conference

‘British Muslim Studies at 50: Retrospect and Prospect’

14th & 15th September 2022, Cardiff University

A conference organised by the Muslims in Britain Research Network and the Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK, Cardiff University

See our upcoming events page for details.

Connect with MBRN’s mailing list​

The MBRN mailing list exists so that members may share their recent research and activities, ask questions about research issues, put ideas forward for evaluation, and participate in discussions.

To join the mailing list, please visit the MBRN JISCMail page and click on the ‘Subscribe or Unsubscribe’ button. Please make sure to include a short statement about yourself in order to establish eligibility to join the Network.

Connect with MBRN on social media

Keep up to date with news, links, event announcements and more through the MBRN Twitter AccountMBRN Facebook Group and MBRN Facebook Page.

We have also recently created an MBRN WhatsApp group, which existing members can join by emailing at MuslimsinBritainRN@gmail.com.

MBRN events

MBRN typically holds two one-day conferences per year, along with occasional events for specialist groups such as early career academics in the field. Please follow our Events page for details and updates.