How to get in touch with us?

You have further questions? Or need more specific info? Contact us today! The SESCAS Team is happy to help you and solve your specific issues along your conference journey. We are here to assist you in having an enriching experience at the conference and during your time exploring Basel. Our Team hails from various backgrounds and cultures, and we are happy to help you get the most from your experience. We want for you to feel supported and full of new ideas and impressions, so please don’t be shy; just ask!

When can you reach us?

During the semester break we are not really so much present at the UNI, but we are trying to respond to you as soon as posible. Well as you are also a student you might understand that «the hustle is real» nevertheless we try to get back to you as fast as possible and at any time. So don't be surprised if you receive a response at 3am in the morning because that’s just how a student’s life is, right?

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You need financial aid?

Basel has a rich history of supporting academics. Therefore our SESCAS Team kept you in mind and secured funds which allow us to help some attendees with partial travel aid. Funds are limited, so priority will be given to the less privileged among us. Please talk to your departement before requesting financial aid from us. There may be many ways to get financial aid from your local department or university. If that doesn't cover your costs, feel free to write to us. Please send us a short description of your situation and what would help you the most. We endeavor to find a solution so you can be part of this great experience!

Sometime there are urgent request that have to be handle asap. If we don't get back to you in time, feel free to contact the Centre! 

University of Basel
Centre for African Studies Basel
Rheinsprung 21
4051 Basel

Tel: +41 (0)61 207 34 82