B.A. (Banaras Hindu University,Varanasi), M.A. (Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi), M.Phil. (Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi), Ph.D. (Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi)
Richa did her M.Phil. on Simone de Beauvoir’s Philosophy. The dissertation was titled as : Webs of Identity: A Relationship between Self and Others in Simone de Beauvoir’s Philosophy.
Her PhD was on Feminist Phenomenology. Its titled as: Dialogues in Silence: A Study of Mourning, Shame and Vulnerability in India.
Her theoretical leanings goes for Feminist Philosophy, Existentialism, ethics and social and political philosophy.
She has numerous peer reviewed publications under her name. She has presented her work and given talks in many international and national conferences. She has worked on few international reserach projects on gender disparity.