He secured admission to Byramjee Jeejeebhoy Medical College in Ahmedabad. The college was originally founded as Ahmedabad Medical School in 1871. It was renamed B. J. Medical School after businessman and philanthropist Sir Byramjee Jeejeebhoy provided significant amount of monetary help to the institution in 1879.

A keen cricketer, Dr Vikram was a part of the B J Medical College Cricket Team. He played for his college in the Centenary Celebrations in 1979, where major sporting events were organized and as many as 10 medical colleges participated.