Engr. Shehu Ibrahim Maik attended Federal Government College Kano and had his university education at Bayero University, where he graduated with Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.) in Mechanical Engineering, a Masters of Engineering (M.Eng) and a PhD in Mechanical Engineering (Industrial and Production option).
He was an Assistant Lecturer with the Federal Polytechnic, Bida and later joined the Standards Organisation of Nigeria as Standards Engineer II.
Engr. Shehu I. Maik rose through the rank to his current position as Deputy Director. He has served in many departments of standard organisation of Nigeria including Standardisation, Quality Assurance, Management System Certification, Training and Operations. He is a fellow of the Security Institute (fsi).
He is Head Training Services and the Head of National Registry for Conformity Assessment Practitioners (NRCAP) for standard organisation of Nigeria.
He is registered Engineer and a member of The Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE).