Meltem completed her undergraduate education at Bahçeşehir University, Department of Genetics and Bioinformatics, in 2016. In addition to her undergraduate program, she took the programming, machine learning, molecular modeling, and bioinformatics courses. She completed her master’s degree at METU, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, in 2019. She took classes in structural bioinformatics, biostatistics, comparative genomics and transcriptomics, and protein and DNA sequence analysis during this period. She did her master’s thesis on biological network modeling based on proteins with differential expression in the Bacillus subtilis OGU1 strain.
She is currently working on her doctorate education in the same department. She has a publication in The Journal of Microbiology.