As an engineer, Suhela was trained in Biotechnology from Jaypee University of Information Technology-Noida (Delhi) and has done a graduateship program in Control Engineering from Institution of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineers (IETE), New Delhi. Suhela was research assistant in National Centre for Plant Genome Research - New Delhi and National Centre for Biological Science - Bangalore. Earlier, she had experience as Research Analyst with the life sciences department of a Knowledge process company in Gurgaon. Currently, Suhela is Research Fellow at National Brain Research Centre, pursuing her PhD program on imaging-based quantitative characterization and computational analysis of cell processes involved during Stroke and Brain Tumour growth, and optimizing the performance of multi-modal therapy, using interventional, pharmacological and cellular inputs. Alongside, she has obtained a Fellowship Award in Computational Dynamics from Indian Institute of Technology-Gauhati and training award from Indian Institute of Science-Bangalore.