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.

Homelearning wurde bis 30. 4. 2020 verlängert!

Der Buchdeckel als Weltkarte

Osmanisch-Türkische Literaturen (16.-21. Jahrhundert)

11.03.2020 - 17.06.2020 Mittwochs 18.30 - 20.00 Uhr Campus der...

State of the art, challenges, perspectives and prospective research.


University of Vienna

Himmelsbeobachtungen als Erkundung göttlicher Mitteilungen und Wissenschaft

Sommersemester 2020

Jeden Mittwoch um 15h im Seminarraum Turcica


Der Standard vom 18. 12. 2019