Fateh Gul Shinwari has received his Bachelor's degree from the Faculty of Education, Nangarhar University. He also received his Master's degree in Pashto Literature from Nangarhar University, Faculty of Languages and Literature. Mr. Shinwari has remained very active in the issues related to peace, reconciliation and social justice for many years and has developed a number of programs in this regard through the Afghanistan New Generation Organization (ANGO). Mr. Shinwari has participated in various conferences in a number of foreign countries, including the United States. He is currently the Chancellor of Rokhan University in Eastern Afghanistan.