İdil Mellini Yumukoğlu was an exchange student in the USA in 1991.She graduated from American Collegiate Izmir in 1993 and from Hacettepe University, Faculty of Letters, English Language and Literature Department in 1997. She attended various language courses in Florence and Rome. She worked as an English teacher at İzmir SEV Private Elementary School between 1997-1998. She worked at various international companies in İzmir, England and Italy between 1998-2005. In 1997, she received the Teaching Certificate from Hacettepe University, in 1998 in Istanbul she participated Empathic Communication, Positive Thinking and Achievement of Individual Success seminars and completed the Public Relations Course in Izmir. In 1999, she completed the Italian Language Course at Carlo Goldoni, Izmir. In 2011, she received the certificate of TELC Italian Language Examinator. She has been working at IEU since 2005. She worked as an Italian Instructor at Izmir University of Economics for 8 years. She has been working as an English Instructor at IEU since 2013. She holds the CELTA (Cambridge) qualification.