UQ Supervisor : Aleksandar D. Rakić
IITD Supervisor : Amartya Sengupta
Urbi received a Bachelor of Technology in Genetic Engineering from SRM University, Chennai, and a Master of Science in RNA Sciences from Universite de Lorraine, France for which she received the Charpak Masters Fellowship.
Professionally she has experience in research and design for a commercial plant tissue culture company, Sun Agrigenetics. Pvt. Ltd. and has held the post of Assistant Professor in Biotechnology at Parul Institute of Applied Sciences, Parul University. She is currently working as a Junior Project Associate at IIT Delhi.
Urbi is also an avid reader and a trained classical dancer.