Dr Shilpa Mehta completed her B.E. in Electronics Engineering in 1991 from Government Engineering College Ujjain affiliated to VVV Ujjain, where she bagged the university Gold Medal as the University Merit List Topper. She went on to do her M.E. in Digital Techniques and Instrumentation Engineering from SGSITS under DAVV Indore. She worked as a Lecturer in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering Department in SGSITS for 6 years and then moved to Hospet, Karnataka where she worked as a Lecturer for 7 years and later as Associate Professor for 8 years. She pursued her PhD research work under JNTU during this tenure. In 2013 she relocated to Bangalore where she worked as a Professor in RITM, and SVCE. She is now working as Professor and Head of ECE department in the SOE of Presidency University.