EEngr. Dr. Mohammed Jibrin was born at No. 1 Galadanchi Quarters, Gwale Local Government in Kano to Alhaji Jibrin Galadanchi of blessed memory and Hajiya Bilkisu Jibrin on 1st March, 1964. Attended L.E.A. Primary School Tudun Wada Kaduna (1972-78), Government College Katsina (1978-83 – Best overall graduating student), and School of Basic Studies – ABU Zaria (1984). He obtained his Bachelor of Engineering Degree in 1988, Master of Engineering in 1998 and Doctor of Philosophy in 2012 all in Civil Engineering from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
A Registered Engineer by the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (1995), Engr. Dr. Jibrin is a Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (2005), a Fellow of the Institute of Industrialist and Corporate Administrators (2009)