Ahmet Can Öktem has completed his undergraduate studies at Eskişehir Osmangazi University, in the field of Economics at the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, graduating in 2013. Öktem has been accepted to the Masters degree programme at the Middle Eastern Technical University’s European Integration field at the Faculty of Social Sciences in 2014. He completed his studies  in 2018. In 2016, he joined the diploma programme of CIFE, Centre international de formation europeenne, in Advanced European Studies and International Relations. He has taken an internship between September 2013 and December 2013 at the Ministry of EU Affairs.

Öktem has been working at AVIM as a specialist since October 2017.