Automark was established in 2017 by Mohammed Habib. Being a student in the UK he fast established the gap in the market for well versed Learning Management Systems that empowers students to be more focused on learning and less concerned about their grades. Since he studied Computer Science, he was able to identify several improvement points in existing computer science programs. Hence Automark was born.
Wanting to see graduates develop their skills having run multiple businesses, saw an opportunity to assist with this change.
Having studied IT in the UK and graduated in 2002. Irfan worked in many industries including recruitment and sales, to finally combine them all to assist in creating a system that will benefit industry as well as the education system. Wanting to see more home grown talent he realised a great opportunity to partner with Mohamed and assist to build a system that would do just that.
Frustrated by the time-consuming process of marking student assignments, he decided to do something about it
Whilst completing his PhD degree at Kingston University, Mohamed decided to take on some teaching and marking for several prorgamming courses there. He became frustrated since the process of marking student assignments was both mind-numbing and time consuming. It soon became clear that there were several other problems that can be addressed by automation. Automark was born to address these gaps.