Vid Prijatelj was born in Ljubljana in 1989. He finished his secondary education at Gimnazija Vič, Ljubljana and enrolled into programme pharmacy at University of Ljubljana, Faculty of pharmacy. He finished his master's studies with a dissertation titled "MicroRNA hsa-miR-125b-5p role discovery and confirmation in ESRRA gene expression in HOS cells" under the mentorship of prof. dr. Janja Marc and asist. dr. Tilen Kranjc. He has been employed as a researcher at the The chair of clinical biochemistry since the beginning of 2018.