He had his primary education in Nainativu Nagapooshani Vidiyalayam and got through his secondary education from Nainativu Maha Vidiyalayam. He got his higher education from Jaffna Hindu College and entered to University of Peradeniya and completed his BCom Degree from there. Then he did post graduate diploma in Education at Uninversity of Jaffna.
He got his SLPS I (Sri Lanka Principals Service) in 1989 (1st June 1989). He served as principal at Aththiyar Hindu College, Neervely upto 1995. Then he continued his career as Director of Divisional Education office Vavuniya South. He took over the duties at Jaffna Hindu College on November 21, 2005. He has been promoted to SLEAS-III from October 2009. Many developments were carried out in the school during his tenure with the support of old boys.