EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Passed the Indian School Certificate Examination of the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate, from St. James’ School, Calcutta, in 1972, with 74.2% (best Five subjects) and 1st Division in Science Stream.

Passed the Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from Jadavpur University, Calcutta, in 1978, with 85.4% and 1st Class (with Honours) in the Department of Electrical Engineering.

Passed the Master of Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, in 1980, with a CGPA of 3.5 (out of 4.0) and Distinction, in the Department of Electrical Engineering.

Obtained the PhD Degree from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, in 1986, for the research work on ‘Improved performance current source inverter fed induction motor drives for industrial applications’ in the Department of Electrical Engineering.