Jyotika Joshi, who hails from New Delhi, received her initial five years of training in Kathak from Smt. Malti Shyam of Lucknow Gharana at Kathak Kendra, New Delhi (National Institute of Kathak Dance). She completed her Diploma (Hons.) in Kathak Kendra under the guidance of Guru Rajendra Kumar Gangani, a leading exponent of Jaipur style. Jyotika is a recipient of a merit scholarship from Kathak Kendra, New Delhi. She has performed as a soloist and in group performances in major festivals in India and abroad. She has been teaching Kathak in the Singapore Indian Fine Arts Society (SIFAS) since 2013.