Hemisheyeva Shefa Uzeyir kizi was born in Baku in 1960.
She entered the School of Finance-statistics of the Azerbaijan State Institute of the National Economy named after D.Bunyadzade.
In 1981 she graduated from the Azerbaijan Institute of the National Economy with the specialty finance and credit.
Within 1981-1984 she served as an economist at Narimanov district branch of USSR State Bank.
She was a post graduate student of the department “Money turnover and credit” of the Azerbaijan Institute of the National Economy named after D.Bunyadzade in 1984-1987s.
In the years of 1988-1990 she was a senior laboratory assistant of the Scientific Research department.
Within 1990-1994 she served as a laboratory assistant at the department of “Money turnover and Credit”.
Sh.U.Hemisheyeva became a teacher of the department “Banking and Money turnover” in 1994-2000.
Since 2000 she has been working as a teacher of the department “Banking” of ASUE.