Anuja completed her Bachelor of Engineering in Biotechnology from Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, University of Delhi in 2020. She then pursued MS (Research) program at the Department of Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi. At IIT Delhi, she joined the Cancer Biology Lab where her work focused on elucidating the role of an mRNA/miRNA axis in meningioma pathogenesis. She gained substantial skills in mammalian cell culturing and molecular biology techniques. Being fascinated by high-resolution microscopy and developmental biology, she joined the Schuh Lab in January 2023 to work on exciting intracellular components of oocytes.