• Master of Arts in Public Administration, Ravishankar University, Chattisgarh, June 1972.
• Bachelor of General Law, University of Mysore, Karnataka, June 1977
• PG Diploma in Labour Laws and Administrative Law, Annamalai University, June 1982
• PG Diploma in Social Work (Labour Welfare), Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management, University of Calcutta, West Bengal, May 1984
• Bachelor of Science, Hislop College, Nagpur University, April1965
1. Meritoriously completed a three-month long program for Senior Managers in the Commonwealth region in the areas of HRD, HRM, and IR, conducted by Templeton College, Oxford, UK in December 1989.
2. I have a certificate issued by the Tamil Testing Body for passing their examination in Tamil in I class.
3. Throughout my study from elementary level to Masters level and beyond, I had studied in English as such there was no need for me to have a separate certificate for proficiency in English. Hindi was studied up to graduate level and all along I had been interacting in Hindi throughout my service tenure.