Saad M. Mahmud graduated from Salahaddin University, College of languages, Kurdish Department in 2011. In 2016,   he completed his M.A. degree in Writing and Literature from Deakin University/ Burwood campus in Australia. His specialty is professional  and creative fiction and non- fiction writing. He officially started teaching at Salahaddin university in October 2018. Before that, he used to teach English as a part-time job in language centers in Erbil city. He also previously taught Pronunciation to the students of English department evening classes at College of Basic Education of Salahaddin University. 

He is currently teaching Language Communication module to sophomore students of College of Languages, German Dept.. and College of Basic Education, English Dept., evening classes,  as well as English for Specific Purposes ESP to the freshers at German and Kurdish Departments of College of Languages .