Bachelor of Science, D.S.N. College, Unnao, India, 1978. Master of Science, Dayanand Anglo Vad. College, Kanpur, India, 1981.
Doctor of Philosophy, Kanpur University, 1989.
Technical assistant, Control Institute Medicinal & Aromatic Plants, Lucknow, India, 1982-1992; scientist, Control Institute Medicinal & Aromatic Plants, Lucknow, since 1992.
Chairman Muslim Welfare Society, Lucknow, 1989-1991. Member Association of Phytopathologists of India (life), International Council of Sciences, India (life).
Married N. Akhatar, March 17, 1985. Children: Sana, Faraz.