Jayanti Rabadia was born in 1959 in Dharoji, Gujarat. He graduated with a Diploma in painting from Vallabh Vidhyanagar in 1983. He also pursued a Post Diploma in Graphic Arts from Faculty of Fine Arts in 1985 and a Post Diploma in Mural painting from Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S. University of Baroda in 1988.
Currently, Rabadia is the Associate professor of Department of Fine Arts at the M.S. University of Baroda. He lives and works in Baroda.