Sreekanth studied Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry at the Kakatiya University, Warangal, Andhrapradesh, India, from 2003 to 2006. Then, he enrolled in Master of Science in Physics at the University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, Andhrapradesh, India, from 2006 to 2008. He participated in YSRP (Young Scientist Research Programme) held at Raja Ramanna Centre for Advanced Technology, Indore, India. There, he worked on the "Synthesis and Characterization of Ni - Zn Ferrites for High Frequency Applications". Afterwards, he enrolled in Master of Technology in Materials Science at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and completed the course work with best marks. In September 2009, Sreekanth joined the Cuniberti group to work on Nanoelectronics within his Master thesis.