Islamic Secondary School in Melbourne

Welcome to Ilim College, where our Muslim secondary school curriculum for Years 7-10 is uniquely designed to intertwine Islamic values with academic excellence. Our approach for these crucial years centres on a comprehensive educational philosophy that blends Islamic teachings with a broad educational program. At Ilim College, our mission is centred on developing well-rounded individuals equipped for future success while staying true to their faith.

If you have any inquiries about our secondary education program or how we integrate Islamic teachings with our curriculum, please do not hesitate to contact us. We’re here to help and happy to provide more information about our nurturing educational environment.

Curriculum Overview

Ilim College offers a curriculum that nurtures critical thinking, creativity and moral integrity, all underpinned by Islamic teachings. Our focus lies in shaping individuals ready to meet and excel in the challenges of contemporary society.

Our secondary curriculum includes:

Core Subjects

  • English: Concentrated focus on enhancing reading, writing and speaking abilities.
  • Mathematics: Developing a strong foundation in numeracy, problem-solving and basic arithmetic.
  • Science: Hands-on exploration of key scientific concepts via experiments and observation.
  • Social Studies: Delving into Australia’s history, enriched with an Islamic viewpoint.

Islamic Studies

  • Physical Education: Promoting health and fitness through various sports.
  • Arts: Fostering artistic expression through visual arts and drama activities.
  • Technology: Acquiring foundational skills in computer use and introductory coding.
  • Leadership Training: Building capabilities in public speaking and collaborative teamwork.
  • Community Outreach: Engaging in projects that contribute to and connect with the local community.
  • Extra-curricular Activities: A range of clubs to suit different interests and hobbies.

Additional Subjects

  • Physical Education: Enhancing physical development through sports and activities.
  • Arts: Cultivating creativity via visual arts and drama.
  • Technology: Building foundational computer literacy and coding skills.
  • Leadership Training: Developing public speaking, teamwork and decision-making skills.
  • Community Outreach: Promoting community engagement and social responsibility.
  • Extra-curricular Activities: Offering a range of clubs and activities for varied interests.

We prioritise keeping our teaching approaches fresh and relevant, constantly adapting to new educational insights and student needs. This commitment contributes to a holistic and adaptive learning atmosphere.

Why Islamic Learning Thrives at Ilim College

Enrolling at Ilim College provides an enriching experience in primary education set within a friendly and inclusive community. With over 25 years of experience, our institution offers a holistic academic approach where students are engaged intellectually and socially under the guidance of skilled educators.

In prep and primary school, students build a strong foundation in comprehension, social skills and Islamic principles. As they progress to secondary school, the focus shifts to enhancing critical thinking, problem-solving and independence.

With a comprehensive well-being support system and diverse co-curricular activities, students at Ilim College are well-prepared for life beyond school through programs like VCE, Careers and Personal Development. Graduates join our Alumni Association, maintaining lifelong connections and gaining access to a network of opportunities and resources.

Find out about campus tours


Build your child’s educational path at Ilim College today. Schedule a private tour to any of our three campuses in Dallas, Kiewa or Doveton to experience our school’s diverse offerings firsthand.

As one of the leading Islamic schools in the suburbs, we take pride in our educational excellence. To learn more about how your child can be a part of our community, please visit our enrolment page.

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