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Institute for African Studies and Egyptology

Corona virus

The institute is closed!

Secretariat and libraries (African Studies · Egyptology) can be reached by e-mail.

Regulations for the library of African Studies:

The currently valid regulations are noted on the contact page.


The university generally cancels classroom teaching and examinations until further notice. Teaching is usually practiced via digital formats. The research colloquium "Transition" will probably be postponed to the next semester.

Please contact the respective lecturer for information on your events.

Please inform yourself about the current status of the regulations on the information page of the university on the corona virus.

The Institute for African Studies and Egyptology brings together the disciplines of archaeology, cultural anthropology and linguistics. The Institute is the only institute in Germany that offers dual-subject BA, MA and PHD programs in the two subjects.