Bachelor of Education, Annamalai University, 1985. Master of Science, Madurai Kamaraj University, 1981. Master of Philosophy, Madurai Kamaraj University, 1995.
Lecturer Thirvalluvar College, Papanasam, Tirunelveli, India, 1982—1984, head, department physics, 1984—2005. Block coordinator Literacy Mission, India. District coordinator Youth Red Cross, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli, 2001—2003.
Married Sudalaiyandi Usha Usha Mangala Kumari, January 22, 1986. Children: Ramachandran Indumathy, Ramachandran Surya Prabhakar.