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Consul General Tufan Höbek graduated from the Turkish Military Academy in 1988 and from Istanbul University Law Faculty in 1995. He earned his Master’s degree on public law from Çankaya University in 2009 and will soon defend his thesis on international law at Vienna University as part of his Ph.D. study.

He served at the Turkish Armed Forces between 1988-1996, and having graduated from the Law Faculty practiced as a lawyer for a short time as registered in Ankara Bar.

He joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 2000. At the Ministry’s headquarters in Ankara, he worked at the Office of Legal Counsellors (2000-2002/2006-2008) and served as Head of Department at the Deputy Directorate General for Research (2018-2019).

He served abroad as Legal Counsellor at the Permanent Mission of Turkey to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Vienna (2002-2006) and at the Permanent Mission of Turkey to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (2008-2013). He also served abroad as Counsellor at the Turkish Embassies in Tripoli (2013-2018) and Abu Dhabi (2019-2020).

Tufan Höbek assumed his duties as Turkish Consul General to Tabriz on 1 September 2020.

He is married with two children, and he speaks English and German.

Tufan Höbek Consul General
Sunday - Thursday

09.00 - 17.00

09:30-12:00
1/1/2020 1/1/2020 National Holiday (New Year)
1/29/2020 1/29/2020
2/11/2020 2/11/2020
3/8/2020 3/8/2020
3/19/2020 3/19/2020
3/20/2020 3/23/2020
3/31/2020 4/1/2020
4/3/2020 4/3/2020
4/9/2020 4/9/2020
4/23/2020 4/23/2020 National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day)
5/1/2020 5/1/2020 National Holiday (Labor and Solidarity Day)
5/15/2020 5/15/2020
5/19/2020 5/19/2020 National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day)
5/24/2020 5/26/2020 National Holiday (Aid-ul Fitr)
6/3/2020 6/4/2020
6/17/2020 6/17/2020
7/15/2020 7/15/2020 National Day (Democracy and National Unity Day)
7/31/2020 8/1/2020 National Holiday (Aid-ul Adha)
8/8/2020 8/8/2020
8/29/2020 8/30/2020
8/30/2020 8/30/2020 National Holiday (Victory Day)
10/8/2020 10/8/2020
10/16/2020 10/17/2020
10/25/2020 10/25/2020
10/29/2020 10/29/2020 National Holiday (Republic Day)
11/3/2020 11/3/2020