Gülfem Arslan studied at Bahçeşehir University School of Law with scholarship. During her education, Gülfem worked in a law firm and Bahçeşehir University TTO as an intern and also organized academic programs with Bahçeşehir International Law Club.
She participated in ESL Programme in Washington D.C. for a year. Also, she earned a minor degree in International Trade and Business from Bahçeşehir University.
Gülfem is expected to be admitted to practice in 2020. She speaks Turkish and English.