Assoc. Dr. Ab. Mumin Ab. Ghani graduated from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) in 1979, with Bachelor of Economics (Honours). He later obtained Diploma in Education (UKM) in1979, Diploma in Public Administration (INTAN) in 1983 and MBA (UKM) in 1987. He finished his PhD (Islamic Studies) in 1998 at University of Malaya (UM).
Previously he served as an Administrative Diplomat Officers (PTD). During that period, he was attached to several units in Department of Prime Minister, among others are Economic Planning Unit and Islamic Economic Resources Development Committee.
At Academy of Islamic Studies UM, he was previously the Deputy Dean, Faculty of Shariah; Head Department of Shariah and Management; and Deputy Director of the Academy. He, at present, contributes as an academic panel for several institutions of higher education and also Management Academy of YPEIM. Besides, he involve in establishing the Ummah Development Index, IKIM. As an Associate Professor, he was written various books and articles related to Islamic transactions (Fiqh al-Muamalat), Islamic economics, Islamic management, Islamic banking and finance, Zakat, Dinar and Dakwah.