Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Aligah Muslim University, India, 1959. Master of Science in Minerals Engineering, University Birmingham, England, 1968.
Assistant engineer Tata Steel, Jamshedpur, India, 1962-1963, engineer India, 1963-1970, manager India, 1970-1975, senior manager India, 1975-1976, superintendent India, 1976-1981, assistant division manager India, 1981-1987, deputy division manager India, 1987-1989, assistant general manager India, 1989-1996, deputy general manager India, 1993—2001. Retired, 2001.
Fellow Institution of Engineers (India), Minerals Engineering Society (United Kingdom). Member Indian Institute Minerals Engineering.
Married Mumtaz Nadir, November 18, 1965. Children: Arif, Parwez.