Hyma Goparaju did a major portion of her schooling from Kendriya Vidyalaya, NTPC, Ramagundam. She graduated from SDM Siddhartha Mahila Kalasala, Vijayawada. She then completed her MBA in Marketing from ITM Warangal and obtained a CFA charter from ICFAI Hyderabad and is currently pursuing part-time PhD from IBS, Hyderabad. Along with being absorbed in her regular work, she decided to parallely follow her passion – writing. Her other interests include reading, debating, listening to music and cooking. Hyma lives in Hyderabad with her husband and daughter.