Muhammad Shoukat’s Journey from Islamic Studies to Web Development

Meet Muhammad Shoukat Hasan, a Karachi native with a background in Islamic Studies, whose journey with technology began as a transformative leap of faith. Raised in an Urdu-speaking household, Muhammad’s educational path led him to Jamia Dar ul Uloom Karachi, where he completed his Master’s in Islamic Studies. Recently, he ventured into the realm of Islamic Financial Jurisprudence, positioning himself in a non-tech domain.

Discovering IEC:

However, a single Facebook post changed the course of Muhammad’s life. Inspired by a friend’s testimonial about his experience at IEC, Muhammad was intrigued. He decided to explore further, and what he discovered was nothing short of a revelation.

Enrolling in an IEC apprenticeship program opened doors to a brand-new world for Muhammad. Over five transformative months, he not only acquired technical skills but also honed essential soft skills like teamwork, time management, and professional acumen. Along the way, Muhammad found himself surrounded by remarkable individuals, both mentors and peers, who enriched his journey.

With each passing day, Muhammad experienced personal growth and gained clarity in his career goals and aspirations. Post-graduation, he emerged as a proficient Frontend Web Developer, a testament to the power of determination and the support of the IEC community.

The journey doesn’t end here for Muhammad. With the unwavering support of IEC’s job placement sessions, he is now on the lookout for opportunities to secure a prominent position at a reputable company. While Muhammad’s journey from a non-tech background to a skilled developer is remarkable, he remains a humble student, eager to continue learning and aspiring to become a full-stack developer in the future.


Muhammad Shoukat Hasan’s story is a testament to the transformative impact of education and the boundless opportunities that await those who dare to chase their dreams. With IEC by his side, Muhammad’s journey is one of empowerment, resilience, and unwavering determination.