Mufti Muhammad Abu Bakar graduated as Shariah Scholar and Mufti from the world renowned and reputable Islamic University “Jamia Daruil Uloom Karachi”, Pakistan. He initially completed an 8-year Alamiyya degree in 2013 (Equivalent to Master in Islamic studies and Shariah) from Darul Uloom, where he studied under the respected Mufti Muhammad Rafi Usmani (the current grand Mufti of Pakistan) & Sheikh Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani (Chairman of AAOIFI Shariah Board), among other great luminaries in Islamic Theology and Jurisprudence.
He has also completed a 3-year specialization in Islamic jurisprudence and Fiqh al-muamalat from the same institution in 2016 for which he wrote his thesis on the topic of “Maqasid al-Shariah & their role in Ijtihad” under the supervision of Respected Sheikh Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani and he researched and wrote more than 400 Fatawa (Shariah Rulings) majoring in Fiqh al-muamalat & Islamic finance approved by the renowned Muftis at Darul-Ifta, Jamia Darul Uloom Karachi.
He is currently completing his Master of Science in Islamic finance at INCEIF (The Global University of Islamic Finance, Malaysia). He also serves various Islamic financial institutions as Shariah Advisor & Consultant such as Blossom Finance, Islamic Finance Advisory and Assurance Services, Asia HT Certification.