Karina Adelita graduated from the Faculty of Economics of Universitas Indonesia, Accounting major. During her university years, she was actively involved in various organizations, such as AIESEC where she became exchange participant to Beijing, Mainland of China. Before she graduated, she also had an internship program in one of the biggest accounting firms in the world, PricewaterhouseCoopers. After she graduated, Karina also became an employee in that company for almost a year.
She decided to resign and joined Gerakan Indonesia Mengajar (Indonesia Teaches Movement) where she became an elementary school teacher in the remote area in Indonesia for a year. The reason was she realized that she has to give real contribution to the country. In addition, she believes one of the ways to become a better country is to improve the quality of its people.
Following her passion, she chose to switch major for her master degree. She is now a Master of Corporate Communications and Public Relations (Class of 2015) at University of Leeds, UK with a full scholarship from Indonesia Endowment Fund for Education.