Julian completed high school from the Ida-Rieu School for the Blind and completed intermediate and associate degrees BA from the Ida-Rieu College. He has studied English literature and taken vocational training in Indian classical music. He also learnt to play tabla, harmonium, and keyboard and has taken singing classes from three different teachers for six years. As a student at NAPA, he studied Eastern and Western music theory with piano. He is currently a teaching assistant at NAPA. He has worked as a musician and a part time singer on an Awaz TV morning show for few months, and has taken courses in jazz music, church leadership, amongst others.