Sethu grew up in Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu and obtained his bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Dr.Sivanthi Aditanar College Engineering, Tiruchendur. He joined IISc Bangalore for his masters in Electronic Systems Engineering ,under the supervision of Prof Mayank Shrivastava and will be working  on project “Brain Synapse” which is a processor that mimics neural networks of biological brain. Sethu likes to play football,TT and RPGS’s.