Pooja Kumari studied B.Sc. and M.sc. at the Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi from 2011-2016. She then qualified national level fellowship CSIR-JRF and secured a Ph.D. position at the International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, (ICGEB) New Delhi and joined the group of Dr. Neel Sarovar Bhavesh gaining critical knowledge on protein biochemistry, X-Ray crystallography and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR). She received her Ph.D. degree in 2021 from Jawaharlal Nehru University Delhi. Followed by which she did her postdoctoral studies at National Center for Biological Sciences, Bangalore. She obtained the position of Assistant Professor at the Amity Institute of Biotechnology, Amity University Jharkhand in 2022. She has published seven articles in SCI journals.