Hailing from a family with a great tradition of musical excellence and reputation, Viju S Anand was initiated into the world of music at the age of ten by his grandfather Sri. Cherthala Padmanabhan Bhagavather, a renowned musician. He began learning violin under the tutorship of Sri. Thiruvizha G Ullas and pursued it under the guidance of Sri. Nedumangad Sivanandan, an esteemed violinist.
Viju S Anand attained his ‘ Ganabhooshanam’ Diploma with a meritorious first class from R.L.V College of Music, Thripunithura and he Graduated in Carnatic Music from Govt. Chittur College, Palakkad. Later on he completed his Masters in Violin (MA Music) with distinction from the Department of Music, University of Delhi.