Education and gaining knowledge is part of best deeds and best worship in Islam. Education in Islam aims to make life better by knowing the facts of life and universe. Islam focuses on useful knowledge and not any knowledge which might have no effect on the life of the learner or his family and society. Useful knowledge according to Hadeeth is:
1 Knowing your Creator.
2. Knowing His bounties on you.
3. Knowing what He wants from you.
4. Knowing what is harmful to your religion.
Education system in Islam is open and free. It goes on with the human being all along his life.