Her qualifications are: BSc Degree in Chemistry and Information Systems from USP, Diploma in Tertiary Teaching from FNU and PGDip in Information Technology from University of Fiji where she received a gold medal for being the most outstanding student graduating with PG Diploma in IT. Arpana also has a Certificate in Applying the Quality Matter Rubric from Quality Matters (QM), USA. She is currently pursuing a Master of Science degree in Information Systems from USP.
She is affiliated with the South Pacific Computer Society (SPaCS) and in her spare time loves reading personal development books, solving puzzles and listening to music. Her interest lies in data mining and quality online teaching and learning.