At the tender age of twelve, Mufti Aminul-Islam completed the memorization of the Noble Qur’ān in Brooklyn, New York along with his academic studies. He then traveled to South Africa to begin his formal Islamic studies acquiring an in-depth knowledge, understanding and proficiency in Qur’ān, Tafsīr, Ḥadīth, Fiqh and Arabic Linguistics under the guidance of traditional scholars. At the culmination of his studies, he received ijāzah in Islamic Jurisprudence and Ḥadīth. After graduation, he specialized in the science of issuing legal religious verdicts (Iftā') studying advanced classical texts of Fiqh and Iftā'. He then furthered his studies in Qur’ānic recitation earning ijāzah in all ten Qirā’at.