Dr. Vijaya Kiran Shetty did her graduation from VIMS Medical College, Bellary, Karnataka. Later she pursued her MD in Anaesthesiology from Government Medical College, Mysore.
Since her post-graduation, she has worked in BGS Global hospital, Bangalore and later worked as Assistant professor in Kempegowda institute of medical sciences, Bangalore and Sapthagiri Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore. She has mentored many Post graduate students during this period. She moved to Dubai in 2014.
She has special interest in Obstetric Anaesthesia and Paediatric anaesthesia. She is keen on academics and has published articles in national journals of anaesthesia.