Mr. Purohit has obtained an MPH degree from Harvard School of Public Health with special focus on Health Care Management and Policy. He has a Post-Graduate Diploma in Health Management (PGDHM) with Specialization in Health Management from IIHMR, Jaipur. He worked for a non-profit organization called Medicare Foundation for a year where he interacted with diverse groups like school and non-school going adolescents, and industrial workers on issues surrounding HIV and STIs.
He has worked with Pratham as Program Manager, where his main role was to work at supervisory management level and look after the sexual and reproductive health program in two states, Gujarat and Rajasthan. He was also involved in constituting the advisory board.