Joana Dimova was born in Görlitz. She completed her education at the National School of Music and Dance Arts - Dobrin Petkov in Bulgaria. She joined in 2010 a musical education at the National Academy of Music Prof. Pancho Vladladov in Sofia.
In 2011, Joana Dimova moved to Germany to study double bass with a focus on “orchestral music" at the Hochschule für Musik Carl Maria von Weber Dresden with Prof. Benedikt Hübner. She is currently completing her master there.
During her studies she already gained numerous orchestral experiences. For example at the Staatsoperette Dresden, the MDR Symphony Orchestra and the Central Saxon Theater in Freiberg.
Furthermore, Joana Dimova participated in projects of the Baltic Sea Youth Philharmonic under the direction of Kristjan Järvi. Since autumn 2018 she is a scholarship holder of the Dual Orchestra Academy Thuringia.