Graduated from Galatasaray High School in 1993, Kâzım Keskin earned his B.A. and M.A. degrees in Political Science at the University of Vienna. His Masters thesis entitled Instrumentalization of Human Rights in International Relations: The World War II Example. Fluent in French and German, Keskin conducts research on Austrian and German national politics and is currently pursuing his Ph.D. degree in International Relations at Sakarya University.