Çağdaş Öğüç was born in 1989 in Kyrenia. He graduated from the Department of Graphic Communication, University of Nicosia in the southern part of Cyprus. In 2014, he graduated in Radio Television Cinema Master Program with the thesis of “Protest Music as a Tool of Communication: Blues Music Example”
Öğüç has completed his PhD thesis on “The Social Legitimacy of Surveillance: A research focused on Cyprus” in Media and Communication Studies PhD program in August 2018.
In 2009, he started to work as an editor at Kıbrıs Postası Internet Newspaper and as the Digital Publishing Editor during 2012-14. Between the years 2014-2019 he worked in Kıbrıs Newspaper as Head of Digital Publishing.
Çağdaş Öğüç was granted an award in the New Media category at the Kutlu Adalı Press Awards in 2013, which is traditionally given each year by the Press Workers Union (Basın – Sen).