Dr. Bhatia is also acting as Coordinator (Computer Science) at Punjabi University Centre for Emerging and Innovative Technology, Mohali. She pursued her B.Tech (CS) from Punjabi University, Patiala and M.E (CSE) from Thapar University, Patiala. She did her doctorate from Punjabi university, Patiala and her areas of interest are Information Security, Data Mining, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning. Dr. Bhatia has more than 25 years of experience in teaching and has more than 65 research publications in International Journals and conferences. She is a life member of Computer Society of India.