Welcome to Pioneer

Pioneer is an innovative academic consulting provider based in London. We offer University Admissions Consulting, Study Skills Training, and Editing Services to the global community of students who are currently studying or intending to study in the UK. In all aspect of our services, we have a key focus on developing students’ core academic skills required by universities and employers.

Pioneers of higher education transition

Whether you are a prospective UK or international student progressing from further education (college) to an undergraduate degree, moving on to a master’s or research degree, Pioneer ensures your successful transition (progress) to UK higher education. Find out more about our University Admissions Consulting.

Dedicated to study skills development

Studying in the UK demands a wide range of skills that enable success in studies. Pioneer works with internationally renowned learning providers to help you develop your skills for higher education. Find out more about our Study Skills Training.

The distinct academic editor

From proofreading to formatting manuscripts (theses, dissertations, and research papers), Pioneer focuses on honing your academic writing skills through feedback and consulting report. Find out more about our Editing Services.

Our mission

To develop university students' skills for UK higher education.

Our Services

Our values


Our technology enhanced consulting services are led by academics and driven by well-established pedagogical practices.


Transparency is at the heart of our business operation. It implies openness, communications, and accountability.


We promote ourselves in an ethical (i.e. doing the right thing) and professional manner (i.e. doing it well).

Privacy and Confidentiality

We never share information with third parties without your informed consent.

Our consultants

Our consultants are academics, researchers, and industry practitioners in the UK. In addition, they received their both undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications from UK universities. That is, our consultants possess in-depth understanding of UK higher education. Having both academic and practitioner expertise make our consultants professionally competent in delivering our services.

Dr Mohammad Islam

DBA, MBA, BA (Hons)

Mohammad is an entrepreneurship scholar and practitioner, specialises in nascent entrepreneurs’ venture idea emergence process. He received his doctorate in nascent entrepreneurs’ entrepreneurial opportunity recognition process from London Metropolitan University. Prior to his doctoral degree, he received his MBA (International) with Distinction and BA (Hons) Applied Accounting with First-Class from Anglia Ruskin University. 

Mohammad has been immensely interested in developing skills for learning since his university life. His interest is reflected through what Pioneer does today. To date, he has mentored several postgraduate research, taught, and undergraduate students. 

Mohammad is a passionate qualitative researcher and an avid academic writer. Establishing a philosophical framework, doing thematic data analysis, and building inductive arguments fascinate him immensely. He regularly attends research developmental workshops mainly in the UK. 


Mohammad Farhad Hasan

MSc, MBA, BEng (Hons)

Farhad is an ISP network designer at  British Telecommunications (BT) Plc. He received his MSc in computer networking with Merit from London Metropolitan University, MBA (International) from Anglia Ruskin University, London, and BEng in computer networking with First-Class Honours from London South Bank University.

Here at Pioneer, Farhad consults prospective (UK and International) students mainly about their STEM subject choices. Many prospective students found his consultancy highly insightful.

MD Naiem Miah

PhD researcher, MBA, BSc (Hons)

Naiem is a PhD researcher and an academic at the University of Greenwich, London where he investigates social value creation in public-private partnership. 

Naiem received his MBA in international business with Merit from the University of Greenwich and BSc (Hons) in management and business administration from Manchester Metropolitan University.  

B M Assaduzzaman Shamim

LLM, LLB (Hons)

Shamim is a senior caseworker specialised in immigration law and alternative dispute resolution (ADR) at Hamlet Solicitors LLP. Also, he is an accredited civil commercial mediator at ADR ODR International, an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEX), and a member of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn.

Shamim received his both LLM in international business law and LLB (Hons) in law from BPP University Law School. Currently, he is undertaking his Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) to become a qualified Barrister.

Why us?

1-2-1 academic support

Formative feedback and consulting report

Skills for higher education

Delivering in partnership with renowned learning providers

Expert consultants

UK graduates and industry practitioners

Academic consulting

Shaped by latest research and driven by pedagogical practices

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