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Types of membership

There are three types of annual membership, depending on your career progression. Membership runs for 12 consecutive months from the date of payment.


For those working towards a career in engineering and technology and you are at university.

Apply online for Student membership


For those who are working in a related field or have a passion for engineering and technology.

Apply online for Associate membership


For those working in the industry and actively developing their knowledge and understanding of engineering best practice.

Apply online for MIET/TMIET membership

For final year students, our Advantage programme supports your studies and transition into full-time employment.

We also offer other types of membership for those people who have demonstrated exceptional commitment to the industry and the IET.

Membership benefits

Explore the fantastic benefits you can access as a member of the IET.

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Frequently asked questions

If you are not sure which is the right membership category for you, read our frequently asked questions.

Frequently asked questions