Afsana completed M.Sc. with distinction from Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi (A central University) India. She has qualified the DBT-JRF (Department of Biotechnology, Government of India) and joined the same University for pursuing Ph.D. She Awarded degree in 2019 in Plant Biotechnology. She has joined Noida International University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India as an Assistant professor. She has published 9 publications in scopus, SCI(E) journal, 1 book chapter with 206 citations.