Maktab Mahmud was established on Friday 29 Rabi 'al- Akhir 1355 H equal to June 19th 1936 M. Laying the foundation stone was graced by DYMM Tunku Mahmud , son of late Sultan Ahmad Tajuddin Al Mukarramul Shah, the Regent and President of State and Council of Kedah. Maktab Mahmud was then officially opened by HRH Sultan Abdul Hamid Halim Shah , the Sultan of Kedah State at the time.
His main purpose is to make the center of the spread of Islam , Arabic and issuing religious figures . Furthermore he felt Kedah require comparable Islamic College English schools at that time , the teaching system using Egyptian educational system ( Al - Azhar ).
1. Pembantu Makmal C17
2. Pembantu Operasi N11
Closing Date : 19/03/2015