Burcu Özcan was born in Samsun in 1992. She graduated from Bafra Kızılırmak Anatolian Teacher Training High School in 2009. She completed her undergraduate education at the department of English Language Teacher Education at Middle East Technical University in 2013. Later in 2015, she started her master education at the department of Curriculum and Instruction at Gazi University. And currently, she is doing a thesis on the “Analysis and Evaluation of the Institutional Evaluation Processes Applied in Turkish, European and American Higher Education Systems” with her advisor Prof. Dr. Nurdan Kalaycı.

In 2014, she was appointed as English Language Teacher to Mevlüde-Ahmet Doğanay Science High School in Yozgat. After working for one year, she was appointed to Şehit Ümit Güder Secondary School in Kahramankazan and she is currently working there.