She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Science and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration. Swarnalatha has done her B.Ed. and postgraduate diploma in special education for the visually challenged. Currently she is a faculty member in special education at the Madhya Pradesh Bhoj Open University, Indira Gandhi National Open University, and Ambedkar University.
Swarnalatha is recognized as a special educator by the Indian Council of Rehabilitation, and is specialized in mentoring visually challenged students. She motivates,teaches, and guides them in choosing their classes and careers.