Madrasah of Muhammad Rahimkhan is another unique madrasah in Khiva. It was built in 1876. It is one of the largest in the territory of Central Asia.
The madrasah is a two-storied building with a high entrance portal. The courtyard of the madrasah is quadruple, with small towers in the corners. Also inside are 76 hujras. In the madrasah there is a “darskhona” - a study part, winter and summer mosques, as well as a rich library.
In the madrasah of Muhammad Rahimkhan not only religion and the Koran were taught, but secular sciences were also studied: mathematics, astronomy, geography. Along with the study of various sciences and theology, the students of the madrasah composed poems, held disputes.