She was born in Cyprus/Baf in 7th of November 1972. She completed Fikri Karayel Primary School in 1984. She graduated from College in 1990. In 1994 she graduated as architecct from Faculty of Architecture of Yıldız Technical University in İstanbul. She completed her master’s degree with her thesis “Architectural Analysis of the Effects of Ottoman Architecture in Cyprus/Lefke” in 1997 and her PhD degree with her thesis “A Study on Factors Affecting The Change of Architectural Identity” in 2007 at the same university.
She worked as architect at various architecture offices in İstanbul and Lefkoşa. She began working in 1998 at Near East University and still continuing as an instructor at Faculty of Architecture.
She is married and the mother of a child.