Why become a member of GTOT?

  • You will be part of the largest European umbrella organisation for Turkic, Turkish and Ottoman Studies and thus of a huge network
  • You will have free online access to GTOTs journal Diyâr. Journal of Ottoman, Turkish and Middle Eastern Studies (two issues per year)
  • You will pay a reduced fee for the biannual European Convention on Turkic, Ottoman and Turkish Studies “Turkologentag”, the biggest event of its kind
  • You will support the GTOT-prizes honoring junior scholars for outstanding theses from the fields of Turkic, Ottoman and Turkish Studies
  • You get information about job opportunities, conferences, workshops and other activities in the field on a regular basis

Here you can find the form for the membership application:

Application for membership

Please send the filled-in form to:

Gesellschaft für Turkologie, Osmanistik und Türkeiforschung

Jun.-Prof. Dr. Hülya Çelik
Juniorprofessorin für Turkologie
Seminar für Orientalistik und Islamwissenschaft
Fakultät für Philologie
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Postfach 151

D-44780 Bochum

or e-mail to:

Membership fee:

Regular fee: 50 €

Reduced fee (for students, unemployed etc.) 25 €

Insitutions 100 €

Bank Details:

Deutsche Skatbank
IBAN: DE25 8306 5408 0004 0755 36

Bank fees are debitable to applicant.