Born in 1990, Izmir. Native language Turkish, proficient in English.
She started studying architecture at Dokuz Eylul University in 2019, after finishing Bornova Anatolian High School. She graduated from DEU with an honor degree. She has been participated in several workshops and competitions and she won Jury Special Award in MİMED during her education. She is currently studying for a master's degree in Architecture Department at Istanbul Technical University. During her master study, she worked on campus design, 21st learning environment, sustainability, energy consumption and BIM issues. And she designed Sarajevo University Campus and with this project she attend Sarajevo Green Design Bienalle.
After her graduation, she started her professional life as Project Architect at D.A Architects in 2014. She worked and completed various residential and interior projects. Birok Construction started in 2015 and gained experience in industrial, public, mixed, office and residential buildings until 2018. During this period, she worked as Project Architect for international projects such as LM Wind Power and Mitsubishi Electric.
Pelin Kocabıyık is currently working in MUUM as a Project Architect since September of 2019.