Yogita holds a Post-Graduate degree in Sociology from Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi. She received her Bachelor's degree in the same discipline from Maitreyi College, DU. She has worked at HelpAge India as a Data Consultant on the project "Geo-Mapping Social and Spatial Barriers to Urban Services Access in Old Age”. Aside from that, she was involved in a variety of research projects and fieldwork throughout her graduation and post-graduation years. She has also worked and volunteered with organisations such as UPAY, Athma NGO, Spero Foundation and Bal Sahyog.