Disciple of Dr. Cherthala K.N. Ranganatha Sharma , a postgraduate in Music from Sri Sathguru Sangeeta Vidyalayam,(University Rank holder-1998), Madurai, cleared NET & SLET in Music and completed Doctorate at Sri Venkateswara University Tirupati. Also worked as Lecturer in music in Tamilnadu Govt. Evening Music College, Madurai, & Kalai Kaviri College of fine arts, Trichy, music teacher in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya under Ministry of HRD in Car Nicobar Islands & Tumkur. From 2007, serving as Assistant Professor in the Department of Performing Arts, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati . Completed one UGC- Major Research project entitled ‘Impact of Carnatic Music on the Milk Yield of S.V.Gosamrakshanashala –Tirupati’ dealt with interdisciplinary relationship with veterinary science and music. Also completed one UGC- Minor Research project entitled ‘ Ritual music of Sri Kalyana Venkateswara Swamy temple of Srinivasamangapuram, Tirupati’. He has published more than 30 research papers at national level and around 8 research papers in International journals. He is also performing Carnatic music concerts in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh.
- UG and PG in Performing Arts from Madurai Kamaraj University securing University first rank
- Awarded with D.in Performing Arts from Sri Venkateswara University
- Qualified the UGC – NET & SLET in Music
- Early trained under Smt . Azhanthankarai Thangam of Kanyakumari Dist
- 2 years trained Under Eraniel Sri P.N. Perumal , Retired professor, Swathi ThirunalMusic Academy , Trivandrum.
- 1 year trained under Smt.Kasturi Chakravarthy, Trichy.
- 1 year trained under Sri Chellapa and Smt. Meena Krishnamoorthy of Kanyakumari District
- 5 Years of advance training under Sri Dr. K.N.Renganatha Sharma, A # Grade AIR Artist, Assistant Professor , M.K.University, Madurai.
- Working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Performing Arts, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, since 2007.
- Served as Music Teacher (TGT) in Jawahar NavodayaVidyalaya, Tumkur, Karnataka Minsitry of HRD Govt.of India from 2005-2007.
- Served as Music Teacher (TGT) in Jawahar NavodayaVidyalaya, Carnicobar , Andaman & Nicobars Islands, Under Minsitry of HRD Govt.of India from 2002-2004.
- Served as lecturer in Kalaikaviri College of Fine Arts , Trichy affiliated to Bharathidasan University.
- Served as lecturer in Tamilnadu Govt. Evening Music College, Madurai 1998-1999.
- Served as Music Teacher in Chethana Mat.Hr.Sec School , Madurai 1997-1998.