Shekhar Jayal is a native of Uttarakhand. He started Japanese language teaching after pursuing his comprehensive Japanese language studies from Japan Cultural and Information Centre, Embassy of Japan and MOSAI Institute of Japanese Language, New Delhi. He had been the visiting faculty of Japanese Language for Jawaharlal Nehru Academy of Languages, Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan, New Delhi. In addition, he has taught Japanese Language at various Language Institutes. He has received training in "Japanese Language Teacher's Training Course" and participated in various "Japanese Language Education Workshop", both were organized by Japan Foundation, Govt. of Japan. Presently, he is teaching Japanese Language to the Indians and English Language to the Japanese nationals in the companies. Besides teaching Japanese language, he has also been involved in Japanese language translation and interpretation for the last ten years.