After Galatasaray High School, he graduated from the Department of Architecture at MSU and started working as a research assistant at the same institution. Following the completion of his graduate thesis, he completed his second degree graduate studies at the Pratt Institute in Newyok between 1990 and 1993, simultaneously carrying on his architectural practice. He has returned back to his position at MSU in 1993 and completed PhD studies in 2000. He is still an instructor at the Department of Architecture at MSU. His articles and articles were published in various professional publications. He won prizes in national and international competitions.