Prashant Kumar Jain born in New Delhi.During 1998-2004 he completed his B.A. (Hons.) and M.A. in Chinese at Jawaharlal Nehru University .
During 2002-2003 he did his advanced studies in Huazhong
University of Science and Technology China. Subsequently he completed
M.Phil. from Jawaharlal Nehru University in Chinese language, literature and culture.
Since 2011 he is teaching Chinese
language and literature in School of ForeignLanguages, Ministry of Defence, Govt of India. Prior to
his joining the School of Foreign
Languages he had worked as a Guest Faculty in the Centre for Chinese and South-
East Asian Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University
and also as an Assistant Professor(Ad hoc)
in the Department
of East Asian Studies, University of Delhi.