Our University is Organizing a Symposium on Bilingualism in Cologne


The first International Symposium of Bilingualism Studies and European Turks was organized in Paris in cooperation with Paris Embassy Education Consultancy for the first time in 2018. Now, the second of the symposium will be held in Cologne (Germany) on October 10-11, 2019. With the main theme of “Bilingualism”, the symposium is jointly organized by Istanbul Medeniyet University, Boğaziçi University, Berlin Embassy Education Consultancy, and Turkish Maarif Foundation.

The thematic topic of congress is “50th Year of Turkish Course in Germany” within the scope of the 50th anniversary of the Turkish course in Germany and studies on this topic will be given priority. Besides, the congress will also be open to the other studies on bilingualism and language education.

The official languages of the symposium are Turkish, German and English. A total of 40 presentations will be made by researchers from Germany and Turkey, as well as from Uzbekistan, Russia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, France, and Belgium.

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