Dr Deepika Abrol was born in 1978 and obtained her post graduate and Ph. D. degrees from M J P Rohilkhand University, Bareilly. She worked as Project assistant in UGC Projects and was the founder faculty of the department of Biotechnology, Bareilly College, Bareilly. She served the Department of Biotechnology, Bareilly College, Bareilly for many years. She published many research papers in international journals besides writing book chapters. She attended many conferences and worked efficiently as the member of organizing committees for the conferences organized by the SOCIETY FOR PLANT RESEARCH. As recognition to her sustained association with the department, teaching, research and various activities of SPR and VEGETOS, She was conferred Young Scientist Award-2007 in the conference held at S V P University of Agriculture & Technology, Meerut.
Dr Abrol had been instrumental in bringing VEGETOS to the present get up. Initially she worked as Business Manager of Society for Plant Research and as Copy Editor of the journal VEGETOS. She worked as Treasurer of the Society for Plant Research from 2028-2020.
Her field of interest is molecular characterization and algae bio-fuel. She has international publications and is the author of Laboratory Manual in Biotechnology.