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    Question ID: 38447Country: India

    Title: If a person passes an examination

    Question: If a person passes an examination by cheating (e.g. copying or any other improper means) and gets a degree and with that degree he gets a job and earns his living. Whether in this condition his earnings from that source is halal or haram?

    Answer ID: 38447

    Bismillah hir-Rahman nir-Rahim !

    (Fatwa: 802/668/B=1433) Yes, his income is halal provided he does his assigned job well and fulfils his duty. He gets the salary of his work; hence that salary is lawful and halal without any doubt.

    Allah (Subhana Wa Ta'ala) knows Best

    Darul Ifta,

    Darul Uloom Deoband, India