Master's degree in Asian and African Studies
Born on September 20, 1982, in Leningrad.
From 1990, studied Hindi at school. From 2000 up to 2006, studied at St Petersburg State University, the Faculty of Oriental Studies, the Department of Indian Philology, the section of Indo-Aryan Philology. Graduated with excellent marks.
In December of 2006, started her doctoral studies at the St Petersburg Branch of the Institute of Oriental Studies (now the IOM RAS), the Dissertation is entitled The Male Character as Represented in Ancient Indian Epics [Образ Героя в древнеиндийском эпосе], supervised by Dr S.L. Neveleva.
October 2008 to December 2021, worked at the Department of Manuscripts and Documents, (from 2019) at the Serindica Laboratory (a junior researcher; researcher).