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.

Türkeibezogene Forschung in Österreich

Mittwochs 15:00-16:30

Call for Papers - Travelmena

Workshop: Travelling Practices and the Emergence of Tourism in the Middle East (16th-20th Centuries)

Erster Andreas-Tietze-Fellow

Wie begrüßen Dr. Semih Çelik

Ist der Titel von einem der zwei Siegerbilder. Eingereicht hat es Martina Schmidl vom Institut für Orientalistik. Für ihre Doktorarbeit hat sie...