Zaid Alsalami, Shaykh Dr Zaid Alsalami is an Iraqi born scholar, raised in Australia. He obtained a BA from Al-Mustafa University, Qom, and an MA from the Islamic College in London. He also obtained a PhD from... Answered 3 years ago

Bismihi ta'ala

According to the view of all our esteemed scholars, witchcraft and black magic is haram to learn and to practice. 

That being said, it is permissible for one to learn positive magic for the purpose of getting rid of black magic, or any other kind of positive halal usage.

And Allah knows best.