- Diploma in Early Childhood Education (Teaching), Aceses, Singapore
- Certificate in Early Childhood Education (Teaching), Aceses, Singapore
- Certificate in Landscape Painting (Fine Arts), NAFA, Singapore
- Certificate in Western Art (Fine Arts), NAFA, Singapore
Aparna started her career as a shadow teacher for hearing impaired children, which led to her completing her Diploma in Early Childhood Education. After this she worked as a lead teacher for Kindergarten 1 and Kindergarten 2.
Aparna's love of art and painting her move to becoming an art teacher for local primary schools and kindergartens, which she did for 7 years. She joined Dulwich College (Singapore) in August 2014.