Dr Anila completed her BAMS from VPSV Ayurveda College, Kottakkal, and has done a certificate course in Ayurvedic Psychiatry and Ayurvedic Management in Autism from the same college.
She has attended a number of medical camps during her university years, such as the NSS special camp, and has helped over 200 people receive treatment. She was posted at the Tirurangadi Taluk Hospital for a month in the Gynecology Ward and Surgery Operating Theater. She has also done a fifteen-day posting in the Psychiatric Ward of the Government Mental Hospital in Kottakkal.
Dr Anila was has been with the government's Ayurveda Dispensary for three months during her internship, where she attended to patients suffering from a variety of health concerns.