Sheikh Zia–Ur–Rehman is a prominent name among the scholarly community of Karachi. He is a graduate from the Faculty of Hadith, Jamia Abi Bakr. He later went on to attend the esteemed Islamic University of Al-Madina Al-Munawara and graduated from the Faculty of Shariah in 2004.
Sheikh Zia is actively involved in teaching and nurturing the minds of future scholars. He regularly delivers Friday Sermons in different Masajid of Karachi.
Shaikh Zia–Ur–Rehman currently holds the office of the Vice Principal at Jamia Abi Bakr, Karachi.