Shaykh Noorud-deen Rashid graduated from Middlesex University with a joint BA Hons Degree in Accounting and Finance with Business Economics. He later completed a PGCE at Warwick University and taught for a number of years at Luton Sixth Form College whilst continuing his Islamic education on a part time basis.

In 2007, he was blessed with the opportunity to travel abroad and study with some of the leading scholars of Syria, amongst them: Shaykh Samir Al-Nass, Shaykh Mazin Bakir, Shaykh Rashad Shams and Shaykh Mojeer Al Khateeb. He followed a broad curriculum paying special attention to Fiqh (jurisprudence) and Seerah (prophetic biography). He returned to the UK in 2012.

Shaykh Nooruddeen has been involved in dawah and teaching the Islamic sciences for over 15 years. He is a founding member of the Ash-Shifa Trust in Banbury. He is also active within the Luton community where he has been part of the Fountain Institute Sacred Study programme for a number of years, giving talks weekly on the local community radio station – Inspire FM, and teaching multiple courses on a daily basis.