Şaha Baygül Özpınar graduated from Moda High School. She obtained her BA degree from Yeditepe University Faculty of Communications, Public Relations Department. She had been the Valedictorian; academically ranking highest in both the Department and the Faculty. She holds an MA in Public Relations from Yeditepe University. She earned her PhD in 2008, in Advertising and Public Relations from Anadolu University, Institute of Social Sciences.