Maulana Azmat Salam obtained B. A (Hons.), Islamic Studies and Master of Theology from Aligarh Muslim University. Afterwards, he went to Al Azhar University, Egypt and pursued a Doctorate in Islamic Studies.
Working for peace and secularism, Maulana Azmat believes that Islam is a religion of peace and has no links with terrorism, extremism, and barbarism. Islam teaches tolerance, not hatred, it desires universal brotherhood and not the enmity and wants peace and not violence.