Imam Abid Khan is a graduate of Law and a teacher by profession. Having studied the Islamic sciences with teachers in the UK, Imam Abid decided to take his studies further and spent a number of years studying at the prestigious Al-Azhar university in Egypt from which he graduated with a BA in Islamic and Arabic studies. In addition to his BA in Islamic and Arabic Studies he also holds a Masters in Islamic Education.
Imam Abid currently serves as the Director of Education and Assistant Imam of Cheadle Mosque in Manchester as well as a Zakat consultant at the National Zakat Foundation. Imam Abid is also teaches at a number of institutions including the European Institute of Islamic Sciences and Al-Marifah Foundation.