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Invitation to the press conference

On Friday, 6 October, at 11am, the Department of Islamic-Theological Studies, represented by Prof. Dr. Ednan Aslan, and the Faculty of Educational...



We are delighted to announce the successful conclusion of the symposium titled "Commercialisation of Religions in the Globalizing World", which took...


Grant from the ASEAN European Academic University Network (ASEA-UNINET)

The ASEAN European Academic University Network (ASEA-UNINET) supports the research project of the discipline of "Islamic Religious Education" at the...


Travel report on the excursion to Indonesia

In the time from 7th to 20th August 2023, the department organised a research trip to Indonesia under the direction of Prof. Dr. Ednan Aslan. The aim...


Awarding of the doctorate to Senol Yagdi

Mag.phil. Mag.phil.fac.theol. Senol Yagdi, MA completed his doctoral studies at the interdisciplinary doctoral programme in didactics at the...


Muharrem Fast and Aşure 2023

From 19 July 2023, the twelve-day Muharrem fast and a period of mourning will begin for Alevis.


On 18.07.2023, Tamara Nili-Freudenschuß and Aisha Bichler had the honour of presenting Islam and the commonalities of the Abrahamic religions as part...


Job Advertisement for Project Assistant

The Department of Islamic-Theological Studies has a vacancy for an online editor for content management and social media (20 hours per week) within...


The IITS was represented by Dr. Deniz Cosan Eke and Mag. iur. Michael Kramer, PhD at the 6th International Conference of the European Academy of...