Born in Leningrad in 1958, Tatiana Ulitina was studied at the Leningrad Choreographic School (now Vaganova Ballet Academy), graduated from class of professor Natalia Dudinskaya.

Since 1976 she was ballet dancer of the Ballet Company of Leningrad's Theatre Maly (now Mikhailovsky Theatre) performing as a soloist in all classical and neo classical ballets.

She toured with the company to Austria, Japan, Italy and Spain.

In 2003 she graduated from Pedagogical Department of the Vaganova Ballet Academy, as teacher of classical ballet, character dance and historical dance (professor Liudmila Safronova).

Since 2002, Tatiana Ulitina is teacher of classical dance at the Vaganova Ballet Academy in St. Petersbourg.