Omnia Hamdy received the B.S. with an honor's degree in the department of Systems & Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt, in 2005. Omnia joined the National institute of laser enhanced science (NILES) in the department of Engineering Application of laser (EAL), Cairo University in 2006 as an academic assistant. She received the diploma and M.Sc. degree from the department of EAL in 2007 and 2012 respectively.

Omnia's research in M.Sc. was focused on uses of laser photocoagulation in treatments of different retinal disorders. On her PhD the main topic is to improve of the diffuse optical imaging using different analytical techniques including Monte-Carlo simulations and transport theory of light propagation in biological tissues.