All Ceylon Jamiyyathul Ulama is the apex religious body of Islamic Theologians that provides religious and community leadership to the Sri Lankan Muslim Community who are 9.6% of the total population of the country.
This institution was established in the early part of the 20th century (in 1924) and has progressed with struggles and careful strides to the expectation of the Sri Lankan Muslim community for well over 87 years. It was incorporated by the Act No. 51 of 2000 of the Parliament of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.
As it were, ACJU, the institution that has been striving for the last 8 decades for the Muslim community’s spiritual and temporal advancement, has established 25 districts and 102 divisional branches; and enrolled over 5000 theologians as its members, most of whom are holders of doctorates, special degrees, master degree or 1st degrees.