Obaida Hanteer had his bachelor degree in informatics engineering from the University of Aleppo, Syria. Directly after his graduation, he got a scholarship to do his master in computer science engineering at the University of Sapienza , Rome where he graduated with honours. Obaida now is a PhD student at IT university of Copenhagen as part of the VIRT-EU project.
In his free time, Obaida teaches Arabic for European students. Being a singer and a good cook as well, he includes singing, cooking, and traditional dancing in his Arabic lessons making the learning process super funny and interesting for his students.