He was born in Ankara, 1979. He finished Adana Anatolian High School in 1997. In 1997-98 he lived in Finland with American Field Service (AFS) scholarship for one year as an exchange student. He completed Ankara University’s Faculty of Medicine in 2004. During his education he won the Turkmsic (Medical Students International Committee)'s exam and did a 1-month internship in internal medicine in Poznan, Poland.