Tarun did his PhD in the ECE Department at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. During his PhD, Tarun developed an algorithm to classify humans and big cats using machine learning. He is a co-founder of Seed2Sapling Education, which believes in learn2learn. He is a recipient of Mission10X Dale Carnegie certification for High Impact Teaching Skills and a 'Mentor for Change' for Atal Tinkering Labs. He is very passionate about improving the life-quality of people by education and awareness.