• What Is MUNIST?

    MUNIST is a Model United Nations conference that is annually held at Yeditepe University, Istanbul since 2010.

  • Is There A Dresscode?

    The dresscode for MUNIST 2017 is formal, including the mock debate and Opening Ceremony. Business attires would be appropriate for female participants. Suits, ties and jackets would be appropriate for male participants. It is absolutely not allowed to wear casual clothes. However, there is no dresscode for social events. In case of a theme party, dresscode will be anounced via social media accounts.

  • Where And When Is MUNIST 2017 Held?

    The seventh edition of the conference will be held at Yeditepe University, Istanbul, betweem the dates of 21 – 26 August 2017.

  • What Will I Need To Bring To The Conference?

    We encourage you to pprint out the Study Guide of your committee in order to get prepared. You may also bring your laptop, tablets or electronic devices if availaible. You may need both formal and casual clothes since there will be social events at nights. Dress codes for the events will be announced later.
    Personal hygiene: You do not need to bring your own towel as the dormitory will provide you with one everyday. Soaps are also provided.
    Clothing: If you wish to hang your formal wear, please note that the dormitory does not provide you with hangers.

  • Who Organizes MUNIST?

    MUNIST is organized by the Yeditepe University Model United Nations Club, Istanbul.

  • What Is The Official Language Of The Conference?

    The official language of MUNIST is English.

  • Do I Need Previous Experience To Participate?

    You do not need previous experience to participate. However, experienced participants will be prioritized and you are going to be allocated accordingly.
    Please visit the committee pages before deciding on your committee preferences.

  • Can I Represent My Own Country?

    Individual delegates are not allowed to represent their own country and the delegations are not allowed to represent the country of their school/institution.

  • How Can I Get Prepared For The Conference?

    You can see the study guide and suggested readings of your committee. The study guides for each committee will be uploaded to the website later.

  • Is It Compulsory To Attend All The Sessions?

    Delegates who miss more than 1 session will not be able to get their certificates of participation.

  • When Will The Allocations Begin?

    Soon to be announced.

  • Are There Any Workshops For Participants?

    Yes, as a tradition of MUNIST conferences, there will be workshops for participants. The subjects and the contents of the workshops will be announced later.

  • Who Can Apply?

    MUNIST accepts 16-28 years old participants from all over the world.

  • What Is The Deadline For Registiration?

    The deadline for registration will be announced in later period.

  • Does MUNIST Provide Refund?

    Unfortunately, we do not provide refund.

  • Are The Social Events Included In The Payments?

    They are not included. We will announce the fees of social events before the conference begins via our website.

  • Does MUNIST Provide Scholarships?

    Unfortunately, we are not able to provide any kind of scholarships for MUNIST 2017.

  • Are There Any Limits For Delegations?

    There is no limitation for the maximum number of delegates in a delegation. However, the Secretariat reserves the right to ask the delegation representative to reduce the total number of delegates in their delegation, due to limited number of seats.

  • How Many Observers Can Accompany Each Delegation?

    Only 2 observers may accompany an institution. Observers are also required to make the payment and the ones who apply for this position are required to be older than the age of 24.

  • What If I Need A Visa For Turkey?

    We can provide you with a visa letter if necessary.

  • How Can I Get An Invitation Letter For My School/Institution?

    It is enough to send us an e-mail and ask for an invitation letter.

  • Does The Conference Fee Cover Meals?

    Yes, it covers the breakfasts, lunches and dinners during the conference.

  • Does The Conference Fee Provide Accommodation?

    Yes, all participants can stay at the student hotel at Yeditepe University during the conference. If you want to stay before the conference, you are expected to pay for extra nights fees additionally when you come to the conference, not via bank transfer.

  • When Should I Arrive For Cultural Tour?

    The participants, who will attend the cultural tour, should be at Yeditepe University on 20th August morning. Accommodation for the night of 20th August will be free of charge for participants attending the cultural tour.