Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences - Institute of Asian and African Studies

Guy Armel Fogang Toyem

Guy Armel Fogang Toyem
Doctoral Candidate
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Humboldt-Universität → Präsidium → Kultur-, Sozial- und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät → Institut für Asien- und Afrikawissenschaften → Geschichte Afrikas
Function / Working Area
Doctoral Candidate
Visiting address
Hausvogteiplatz 5-7 , Room 304b
Phone number
(030) 2093 66113


Guy Armel FOGANG TOYEM comes from Cameroon and studied German language and literature at the University of Yaoundé I. He graduated in 2011 with a Bachelor's degree in German language and literature. In 2011 he completed his Bachelor's degree in German Studies/German as a Foreign Language and in 2017 my Master's degree in German Socio-Political History. Thanks to a DAAD scholarship since April 2021, he is doing his PhD at the Humboldt University of Berlin and intends to write a thesis in German Colonial History with a focus on the colonisation of Cameroon/Togo. His areas of specialisation are: Comparative History, Media Studies and Political Science, especially Development Cooperation, Culture and Education.