Master of Science, Tumkur, 1976. Master of Philosophy, Tumkur, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Tumkur, 1976.
Lecturer to senior lecturer, professor Sree Siddaganga College Women, Tumkur, since 1983, secretary Alumni Association, 2003—2010.
With Sree Siddaganga Urban Co-operation Bank, Tumkur, 1995—2000.
Married Savanur Murugappa Shashidhara, February 10, 1986. Children: Rakesh Shashidhara, Asha Shashidhara.