Santosh Ram born in the historical town of Udgir , Maharashtra. He has done his post Graduation in English Literature from Modern College, Pune. He developed an appreciation for cinema while studying literature.
He has participated in Film Appreciation Course conducted by NFAI & FTII 2006. He Participated in a six-month Film making course conducted by Cinefusion, Pune. He was selected for a Six Month course in City Narratives In Cinema and Literature conducted by Majlis and MaxmullarBhavan, Mumbai.