Master of Science, Punjabi University, Patiala, India, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science, Punjab University, Chandigarh, India, 1990. Master of Science in Engineering, Jhapar Institute, Patiala, India, 1995.
Lecturer G.N.D. University, Amritsar, India, 1990-1991, Jhapar Institute Engineering, Patiala, India, 1991-1996. Department head Thapar Polytech., since 1996.
Married Sophia (Grover) Bawa, December 14, 1993. 1 child, Rukhshar.