Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering, Osmania University, Hyderabad, 1977. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, King Fahd University Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, University New South Wales, Sydney, 1999.
Research assistant King Fahd University Petroleum & Minerals, 1978—1981, research engineer II, 1981—1995, research engineer, since 1997, member board director, Center Research Excellence Renewable Energy, since 2008, member executive committee, Center Research Excellence Renewable Energy, 2008—2009. Tutor University New South Wales, 1995—1997.
Member of American Chemical Society (Saudi Arabian Chapter).
Married Aliya Sultana, October 16, 1981. Children: Ejaz ur, Sameera Faizur, Abdur, Saeed ur.