Layal Mohammad

Manager, Marketing & Communications



T: 020 7380 3839



Layal Mohammad is a Manager, Marketing and Communications. She joined the Aga Khan University's Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations (AKU-ISMC) as a Coordinator, Marketing, Communications and Professional Programmes in 2017 then was promoted to a Senior Coordinator in 2022. Layal holds a BA in English Literature​ with First-Class Honours for achieving the highest grades during her studies at Al-Baath University, Syria. Moreover, she was honoured on numerous occasions and received the Academic Excellence Award for her academic accomplishments. Layal studied an MA in English Linguistics in Syria then an MA in Muslim Cultures at AKU-ISMC in London. She also received a Certificate (Level 4) as well as a Diploma (Level 6) in Professional Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), UK. Prior to joining AKU-ISMC, she worked as a volunteer in an institution for children with special needs, as an English language instructor and as a translator and office administrator for ARBEET for Enginee​ring and Consulting in Syria. She also worked for the MCA and KITAB projects at AKU-ISMC in London. In her current role, Layal undertakes both online and offline marketing for the Institute's various programmes and activities. Layal also serves as a member of ITREB Communications Committee in the UK.​​​​