Sevilay Güleşen graduated from the Department of Bioinformatics and Genetics at Kadir Has University in 2018. Besides that, she finished the minor program of Computer Engineering during her BSc.
While undergraduate education, she finished 3 internships at Andrew Harvey's Lab (Yeditepe University), Bonvin Lab (Utrecht University) and Polymer Research Center (Bogazici University).
In 2021, she got MSc degree from the Department of Computer Engineering at Kadir Has University. Her BSc and MSc theses are about computational structural biology.
Güleşen is a senior staff member at ISCB-SC-RSG (International Society for Computational Biology - Student Council - Regional Student Group) Turkey, which organizes computational biology events.