She was born on 21 September in Sari, Islamic Republic of Iran. She completed her undergraduate education on 2003, at Mazandaran University, Department of Economics. After that, she started to work as a financial manager in her own company. She completed her master education at educational researches in 2012 and started her Ph.D program in tourism management at Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU). During her Ph.D education she had worked as research assistant in Tourism faculty (EMU). As well as she started her work as a part time lecturer in School of Tourism and Hotel Management in Near East University (NEU). After her Ph.D graduation on 2016 she started to work in Near East University, School of Tourism and Hotel Management as full time lecturer. Mahlagha Darvishmotevali has been working as an Assistant Professor since March 2018 in the School of Tourism and Hotel Management.