Yan was graduated from the school of Landscape Architecture, Beijing Forestry University since 2015, majoring in urban and rural planning. During her undergraduate period, she was awarded the third class scholarship, and once served as the director of the digital media department of the University's employment assistant group.
During the undergraduate period, Yan participated in the national urban and rural planning social investigation report competition and traffic innovation competition on behalf of the school, organized and participated in the Beijing public space urban design competition, and participated in the university students' innovation and entrepreneurship plan "Research on the renewal intention of Beijing historical district based on "mapping behavior "- Taking Nanluoguxiang District as an example.", The project was selected into the Siminghuizhi plan for the protection of Beijing—the famous historical and cultural city in 2018, and the achievements were exhibited in Beijing international design week.
Yan has been a volunteer of Beijing marathon and she likes music, film and editing.