F.sc, Sir Syed College, Rawalpindi, 1975. Bachelor of Science, Gordon College, Rawalpindi, 1979. Master of Science in Inorganic/Analytical Chemistry, Quaid-I-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan, 1982.
Assistant chemist laboratory, Attock Refinery Ltd., Rawalpindi, 1983-1986; chemist laboratory, Hydro-Carbon Development Institute Pakistan, Karachi, 1986-1987; chemist laboratory, Petro Lube (Petromin), Jubail, Saudi Arbia, 1987-1989; chief chemist laboratory, Arabian Gulf Oil Corporation Ltd., Yanbu, Saudi Arbia, since 1989.
Member American Society Quality Control.
Married Sajida Aslam, June 3, 1988. Children: Sundus Shaukat, Osama Shaukat, Omair Shaukat.