Khalid Zaheer did his matriculation from PAF College Sargodha, Inter from Govt College Sargodha, B.Com from Hailey College Lahore, MBA from IBA, Punjab University, and PhD in Banking in Islam from University of Wales.
He got his religious education from Dr Israr Ahmad, Mawlana Amin Ahsen Islahi, and Javed Ahmad Ghamidi Sahib.
Besides, he did a two years Islamic Studies course from Al-Mawrid, an institute of Islamic learning. He has taught for ten years at IBA, Punjab University and for another ten years at LUMS. He remained Dean of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Central Punjab for three years.
He is a Fellow of Al-Mawrid. He maintains a religious website:quran.khalidzaheer.com and has appeared in several religious programs on Pakistani TV channels. Apart from writing many articles on religious topics, he is author of a book: Rediscovering Islam.