Meet World’s Youngest Professor Soborno Isaac Bari: His Wiki and Family

Soborno Isaac Bari is a professor of Computer Science and Physics at MIT. Moreover, he is a fourth grader at Davison Avenue Intermediate School and takes eighth-grade classes at Howard T. Herber Middle School.

Bari was just seven years old when he became a guest professor at the Ruia College of Mumbai University. He had a gifted skill of solving Physics, Math, and Chemistry problems since the young age of two.

When Soborno turned four, he received recognition from former US President Barack Obama for his accomplishments in math and science. Back on 3 January 2020, he received the Global Child Prodigy Award from Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi.


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Similarly, Bari was just six years old when he received recognition from Harvard University for his problem-solving abilities and was accepted into New York City’s gifted and talented program. He was then interviewed by Oscar nominee Malisa McCarthy on NBC’s Little Big Shots. 

Moreover, Soborno won the Da Vinci Laureate Award from The Vinci Institution, South Africa in 2021. He also became the youngest person ever been interviewed by Voice of America (VOA) since its birth in 1942.

Now, let’s dig deep into personal and professional details of Soborno Isaac Bari, including his wiki, age, nationality, parents, and interesting facts.

Soborno Isaac Bari Wiki, Age and Nationality

Bari is a Bengali American by nationality. He was born in 2012 at New York Presbyterian Queens Hospital.

Soborno is now 12 years of age. He blows out his birthday candles on the 9th of April every year.

Bari holds a South Asian ethnicity. At age 10, Bari scored a perfect 1500 on his SATs, making him the youngest person in the world to accomplish such a feat.


In June 2024, Bari becomes the youngest person in history to graduate at age 12 (Source: Soborno’s Instagram)

Recently on 26 June 2024, Soborno became the youngest person to graduate in history at age 12 from the Malverne High School. He has earned a scholarship at New York University.

Previously, Bari had a fast-paced schooling as he got promoted from 4th to 8th grade and then from 9th to 12th grade.  

Who Are Soborno Isaac Bari’s Parents?

Soborno was born to his Bengali parents. His folks immigrated from Bangladesh to the United States in 2000.

Bari’s father is Rashidul Bari and his mother is Shaheda Bari. He also has an elder brother in his family named Refath Bari.


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His father, Rashidul is a Doctoral Candidate at Columbia University. Besides, he serves as a Physics Teacher at Brooklyn Technical High School. Likewise, he teaches Mathematics at Bronx C. College.

Rashidul completed his Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics at Columbia University in 2020. Previously, he earned a Master’s degree in Physics Education at New York University in 2015.

Meanwhile, Soborno’s mother, Shaheda is also a teacher by profession.

It was Soborno’s parents who first observed that he could talk in full sentences at just six months old.

Soborno Isaac Bari’s Career As the Youngest Professor

At age 12, Soborno is already writing history as the youngest professor. He has been giving lectures across accomplished universities in the United States.

Bari was just seven when he received his first salary as a guest professor at the Ruia College of Mumbai University. Since then, he has offered lectures at many Indian universities, including Sacred Heart College and Geeta Jevon College.

Moreover, Bari has inspired millions of students to fall in love with math and science through his YouTube channel, Bari Science Lab. He has over 1.11 million subscribers on his channel.

Soborno is also an accomplished author as he has published two books already at this young age. Back on 15 March 2019, he published The Love to promote his anti-terrorism campaign of the same name, which became an international bestseller.

Later on 10 October 2021, he published another book titled Manish.