Biswapriya received his Master’s degree in Physics from the Calcutta University in 1998. Subsequently, he received his Ph.D. in Materials Science from the Jadavpur University in 2003 for conducting research work in the Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS). Upon receiving the doctoral degree, he joined the Dept. of Chemical Eng. and Materials Science (CEMS), University of Minnesota, USA as a post-doctoral fellow. Following that, he became a research scientist (Industry) at the University of Louisville, USA. In 2010, he took up another post-doctoral position in the National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan, and worked on a Japan-Spain bilateral research project. Biswapriya joined NIIST, Trivandrum from May 2012.