Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, College Agriculture, Junagadh, India, 1967. Master of Science in Agriculture, Great Britain Pant University, Pantnagar, India, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in Agronomy, Gujarat Agricultural University, Junagadh, 1984.
Demonstrator Gujarat Agricultural University, Junagadh, India, 1967-1971, agricultural officer India, 1971-1974, lecturer India, 1974-1982, associate professor India, 1982-1988, research scientist India, 1988-1992, professor agronomy India, 1992-1994, principal India, since 1994. Member MRCG/Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Junagadh, 1996-1999. Member GAU Reserve J., Ahmedabad, Indian National Committee on Irrigation and Drainage, New Delhi, 1994-1998.
Member Indian Society Weed Science, Fujarat Association of Agricultural Sciences.
Married Malavia Dharamashibhai Vijyabahen, May 25, 1967. Children: Manish, Mita, Rita, Punit.