Master of Science, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Birla Institute of Technology And Science, Pilani, India, 1985.
Research fellow Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India, 1981—1985. Senior research fellow Regional Research Laboratory, Jammu, 1985. Scientist International Institute of Ayurveda, Coimbatore, 1985—1987.
Senior assistant director Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow, since 1987.
Member of Indian Pharmaceutical Association (life), Indian Chemical Society (life).
Married Venkata Padmavati Jandhyala, April 27, 1990. Children: Venkateswarlu Vaibhav, Niharika Yashasvi.