Bartu Özden is studying International Relations at Koç University and he is part of the European Studies Track Program. In Spring 2017 semester, he has studied at Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen as an Erasmus exchange student.
Previously, he has voluntarily worked in an AIESEC project on educating under privileged children in Brazil, also worked as an intern in a social entrepreneurship company C@RMA, in Tehran Embassy of the Republic of Turkey and in UNHCR Ankara Office Public Information Unit. He also worked as an assistant student in a project on the media coverage of the Syrian refugees in Turkey. Moreover, he is one of the local coordinators of the European Students for Liberty and writing articles for thewww.speakfreely.today blog. During his internship, he aims to develop himself in the fields of public and corporate affairs, government and media relations, socio-political analysis and digital marketing.