Become a member

Let us help you find the right type of membership for you, whether you are:

  • Just starting out in your career
  • An established engineer
  • Seeking professional registration
  • An expert with exceptional knowledge and experience


Find out how to join us

Upgrade or change your membership

Ready to take your membership to the next level?

  • If you're an Associate member with suitable experience, find out how you can apply to become a professionally registered member.
  • Are you a professional engineer with significant autonomy and responsibility? Find out how to apply to become a Fellow.
  • Professional development and CPD

    • Whether you are working towards professional registration or continuing your professional development, we have schemes, tools and resources that can help and support you.

    Find out how we support professional development

  • Career Developer – record your professional development

      Career Developer is an online reporting tool that helps you plan and record your experience and professional activity throughout your career.
    • Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
    • Developing Engineers Programme (DEP)
    • Monitored Professional Development Scheme (MPDS)
    • Supported Registration Scheme (SRS)

    Find out about Career Developer

  • Support for employers

    We work with many of the world’s leading employers to help them develop their engineers and build commercial value. Find out how we can help you improve your business. 

  • Support for universities

    Gain recognition for your degree programmes, and learn how we can help your students and teaching staff.

  • Support for Further Education colleges

    Find out about getting your courses Approved so that you can attract the most ambitious students and apprentices.

Need some help?

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