Saroj completed his Bachelors in Political Studies and International Affairs at Bard College and his Masters degree at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Saroj has contributed to prestigious academic journals relating to energy and environment.
He has provided a consultancy service to the Asian Development Bank, the Asia Foundation, the Center for Asia and Globalization (CAG) in Singapore, the University of Zurich and the National University of Singapore.
He has worked with a Swiss bank, UBS, at its headquarters in Connecticut. His articles are often featured in the Kathmandu Post.