Ananya completed her B.Sc.(Research) in Chemistry with a minor in Material Science and M.Sc. in Chemistry at the Undergraduate Programme, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India. She worked under the supervision of Prof. Karuna Kar Nanda, Materials Research Centre, IISc for her B.Sc.(Research) and M.Sc. project work.
She joined the Noked group as a Ph.D. Student.