Bachelor of Science, Lucknow University, India, 1966. Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Harcourt Butler Technological Institute, Kanpur, India, 1971. Master of Engineering with honors, M.N.R. Engineering College, Allahabad, India, 1974.
Doctor of Philosophy, Allahabad University, India, 1988.
Lecturer M.N.R. Engineering College, 1975-1987, reader, 1987-1988. Assistant professor Delhi (India) Institute of Technology, 1988-1990. Professor Delhi Institute of Technology (name now Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology), since 1990, dean postgraduate studies and research, 1993—1996, director, dean academy, 1996—1997, dean administration, dean research, 1997—2000, head electronics and communications, 1990—1993, 1997—1998, since 2000.
Director Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, 2003—2004.
Member of Indian Society Technology Education (life), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ).
Married Santosh Chandel. 1 child, Namrata.