Bachelor of Science with honors, College of Agriculture, Hisar, India, 1981. Master of Science in Agriculture, College of Agriculture, Hisar, India, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, College of Agriculture, Hisar, India, 1996.
Assistant scientist Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, 1984-1986. Scientist Sugarcane Breeding Institute, Coimbatore, India, 1986-1990, Sugarcane Breeding Institute/Regional Center, Karnal, India, 1990-1994, scientist senior scale, 1994-1998. Senior scientist Sugarcane Breeding Institute Regional Center, since 1999.
Fellow Indian Society Genetics. Member National Society Plant Science, Indian Society Plant Genetic Resources (life), Association Surgical Technology India.
Married Vijesh Yadav, February 22, 1987. Children: Sneha, Sharan.