Welcome to the Department of Near Eastern Studies!

As a center for the study of the Near and Middle East, including North Africa, the institute is not merely the only institution of its kind in Austria, but is also one of the largest such institutes in central Europe. Research includes funded projects, and teaching concentrates on Ancient Near Eastern Studies (Assyriology), Near Eastern Archaeology, Arabic Studies, Islamic Studies, and Turkish Studies with special emphasis on Ottoman Studies.

Projektvorstellung mit Ruth Hammerschmied, Ghadeh Bekir und Elvira Wakelnig


Court Chronicles in the Context of the Ottoman Historiography, Gül Sen (Universtity of Bonn)

Boring Documents, Exciting Results: How Can Salary...

Vortrag von Fatima Al Zawya (Aix-Marseille Université - IREMA)