Islam Channel Urdu has been at the heart of the Urdu-speaking community since 2015, broadcasting a variety of content tailored to this audience. Its affiliate channel, Islam Channel, is the world’s leading Islamic media platform.
Broadcasting to millions of Muslims worldwide
Islam Channel has an unparalleled reach amongst its audience of Muslims worldwide, from many different cultural backgrounds and ethnic groups. The halal economy is one of the fastest growing sectors worldwide and our advertising packages are one of the best ways to reach this audience.
1.8 million British Asians in the UK
Broadcasting to 100 million Urdu-speakers, across 136 countries worldwide.
Urdu is the UK’s 4th most commonly spoken language
GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY
There is a strong tradition of giving within the Muslim community and Islam Channel Urdu viewers are exceptionally generous. In 2020 the Islam Channel Giving website and app were launched to provide a way for our viewers to give direct to our recognised charities. All donations go direct to the charities and participation is provided free of charge to our charity partners.
Islam Channel Urdu broadcasts a wide range of popular shows tailor-made for the Urdu-speaking community, including documentaries, religious and lifestyle programmes, with live phone-in and panel shows providing discussion, advice, entertainment and education.
Via cable, satellite and digital
In the UK Islam Channel Urdu can be found on Sky 755 Virgin 839 and Freeview 271. We also broadcast on a number of international cable and satellite platforms, such as DSTV in Africa. Islam Channel Urdu can be viewed worldwide through our 24/7 live stream on our website and has a strong digital media presence.