Anna University, India
Muthulakshmi obtained her bachelor of science degree in Biochemistry at periyar University, India. After her graduation, she joined Department of Biotechnology with marine specialization for her Mater of Science at Alagappa University, India. She joined Sengunthar Arts and Science college, the University of Periyar as Assistant Professor and she received her Master of Philosophy in Biotechnology at Periyar University. She completed her Ph.D Marine Science in Faculty of Science and Humanities from Anna University, India. She then received Post Graduate Diploma in Bioinformatics from Bharathiar University. She worked as a Research Fellow in Board for Research in Nuclear Sciences funded Research Project.