Tuğçe Yılmaz Karan was born in 1990 in İstanbul. She completed primary and secondary education in istanbul. She graduated from Sakarya University, Department of Environmental Engineering in 2014. She completed her master's degree in Istanbul Esenyurt University on Occupational Health and Safety in 2019. She worked as an environmental engineer in health institutions for nearly 3 years. She started working at Üsküdar University Vocational School of Health Services in 2017-2018 academic year.