Aslam Mia was born in a rural poor family where poverty was a common phenomenon and education never touched their lives. They have been illiterate for all generations.
Aslam’s father was a poor farmer who used to work on other people’s land to sustain his family and his mother was a housewife. His mother became the member of Grameen Bank in early 1990’s when he was a small kid. She is currently one of the Centre-chiefs of Grameen Bank Khamarkandi Gabtali Branch in Bogra Sadar.
Aslam was a meritorios student and therefore got very good result throughout his student life. He achieved GPA 5 in Secondary School Certificate examination in 2006 and and it was the first time his school got the best result in its entire history. He obtained GPA 5 in his Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) exam too.