Bachelor of Science in Physics with honors, Punjabi University, Patiala, India, 1980. Master of Science in Physics, Punjabi University, Patiala, India, 1982. Degree in Micro-Electronics, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India, 1991.
Fellow Institute Electronics and Telecommunications Engineers. Member Indian Physics Association (life, secretary Pilani chapter 1995-1997), Indo-French Technology Society.
Married Mithlesh Jaswal, July 27, 1987. Children: Subeer, Aarooshee.