Bachelor of Technology in Agricultural Engineering, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, India, 1983. Master of Technology in Soil & Water Conservation Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, West Bengal, India, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy in Soil & Water Engineering, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, India, 2007.
Senior research fellow Himachal Pradesh Agricultural University, Palampur, India, 1984—1985. Senior technical assistant, technical assistant Water Technology Center, I.A.R.I, New Delhi, 1985—1994. Assistant research engineer, assistant agricultural engineer Punjab Agricultural University, 1994—2000, associate professor, research engineer, scientist soil & water engring, 2000—2008, professor soil & water engineering, since 2008.
Member of Indian Society Agricultural Engineers, Institution Engineers (India), Indian Society Remote Sensing, Indian Society Technology Education (life).
Married Sarita Bhardwaj, June 9, 1991. Children: Vatika, Chinmay.