Allama Iqbal was born on 9 November 1877 in Sialkot. His father name was Sheikh Noor Muhammad. His father sold caps in Sialkot and they lived a very good and peaceful life. His mother name was Imamm Bibi. Allama Iqbal has four sisters and two brothers.
Allama Iqbal was a very good student. He passed primary in 1888 and secondary in 1891 with scholarship. He passed the examination of matric in 1893 in first division. Then, he takes admission Mission College Sialkot in 7 may 1893. He passed FA in 1895 in second division and BA in 1897. He passed MA in philosophy in 1899. Then, he went to Europe for higher studies. He takes admission in Cambridge University which in United Kingdom. He got degree in philosophy from this university. Then Allama Iqbal went to Germany for P.H.D. In 1907, he takes admission in a university. Then, he again went to United Kingdom in 1908 he got the degree of " Bar-at-Law " and when he was only 32 years old he went back to Subcontinent in 1908.