After finishing her studies at the Mimar Sinan University in Istanbul, Zeynep Gedizlioğlu studied with Wolfgang Rihm in Karlsruhe, Theo Brandmüller in Saarbrücken, Ivan Fedele in Strasbourg, Daniel Teruggi and François Donato at the Group de Recherches Musicales (GRM) in Paris. She also participated in the International Summer Courses for New Music in Darmstadt and at the Centre Acanthes in Avignon.

Laureate of numerous scholarships and prizes, Ms. Gedizlioğlu received a commission from the world-renowned Arditti String Quartett in 2007. Her music was performed throughout Europe and Turkey by many leading ensembles such as the Ensemble Recherche, the Navarra Symphony Orchestra, as well as the Ensemble Accroche Note.

Zeynep Gedizlioğlu is currently in residency at IRCAM in Paris.