Bachelor of Arts. Economics, 1993. First Class, University of Calicut. Kerala, India.
UGC-NET. Qualified University Grants Commissions National Eligibility Test (Lectureship) in
Economics in June 1998 Master of Arts. Economics, 1995. First Class, University of Calicut, Kerala, India. Thesis topic: Internal Rural Migration and its Impact on Deforestation and Cropping Pattern
in Kerala M. Phil., Applied Economics, 1998. Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi through Centre for
Development Studies, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. Thesis topic: Economic and Institutional Factors in the Use and Management of Wetlands:
A Case Study of the Cochin Backwater, Kerala
Ph.D., Economics, 2004., University of Mysore, through Institute for Social and Economic
Change, Bangalore, India