Department of Turkish Studies

Turkologentag 2018

Frequently asked questions

You can find a list of the registration fees here:

Registration is much cheaper for GTOT members, so you might want to consider becoming a member.

Yes, but not all entrances are barrier-free, so sometimes you will need to take detours or may need some guidance, which we will be happy to provide. Information about the venue (in German only) is available here: bafbs/informationen/baulich-technische-gegebenheiten/sortierung-der-universitaetsgebaeude/feldkirchenstrasse-21/

Most local buses (a bus stop is right in front of the venue) are barrier-free.

Vegetarian and vegan food is available at the cafeteria. Allergenes are generally listed, but we can not guarantee that all food and drinks served there are free of allergenes. Helal food is not a big problem in Bamberg, while kosher food is not available.

Unfortunately no. Please look into funding opportunities offered by your home university or your country.

Yes. Please indicate on your application that you will need a visa. If your paper is accepted, we will send you a letter indicating that you are accepted to the conference. Once you have that letter, please make sure to apply quickly to the nearest German Consulate.


Yes, you can, provided that your paper is research-focused.

Yes, such a letter will be provided along with your name tag, conference program etc.

Within the EU, you should should be able to transfer the money using our IBAN. If you transfer from a non-EU country, you will probably be charged an extra of about 30 Euro. Please make sure to ask your bank about this and add that amount to the transferred sum- otherwise, the bank will deduct it from your registration fee, which will thus remain incomplete.


Please check the information we provide at "Directions and Locations → Travelling to Bamberg"