Thereafter, he had to take a break from his studies owing to the fact that; he had to take care of the family, due to the ill-health of his father, ‘Sayyed Mohd. Nazir’.
Dr. Bashir Badr did his schooling from Halim College, Kanpur. He completed his high schooling in the yr 1949 from Islamiya College, Itawa.
Dr. Bashir Badr then rejoined in for M.A. in 1967. He did his MA and PhD from the Aligarh Muslim University. During his 1st year of M.A. he stood 1st and was awarded the ‘Sir William Morris Award’ and ‘Radhakrishan Award’ for achieving the topper position in 2nd year. He did his PhD in 1973, and released ‘Azadi ke baad Urdu Ghazal’; which was awarded the Bihar Academy Award. During his M.A. He has brought laurels to the university with his outstanding work in the field of literature. His fellow students deem that he displayed his greatest talent in Shers and Mushayras. And his extensive indulgence in the competitions, won him awards and recognitions even during the study years. The books written by Dr. Bashir are a reserve of great literature and still referred by the students of the university.
He is the only person in the history of education to have studied from his own written books