Bachelor of Science with honors, Osmania University, Hyderabad, 1979. Master of Science in Biochemistry, University Hyderabad, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, Osmania University, 1987.
Research officer, National Institute Nutrition, Hyderabad, 1987-1988; lecturer department biochemistry, Osmania U., Hyderabad, since 1988. Consultant Food and Agriculture Organization (of the United Nations), Rome, 1993, Poultry and Protein Food Industry, Hyderabad, Center Power Research Institute, Hyderabad.
Member Youth Hostel Association India, Hyderabad, 1992-1993.