Membership Grades and Fees

We welcome new members from the following groups:-

– Electronics students and apprentices
– Current electronics professionals
– Retired electronics professionals
– Teachers of electronics at school, college and university
– Electronics enthusiasts

The Institution has a particular focus on supporting the next generation of electronics engineers. So if you are a student or apprentice studying electronics to at least level 3, then please see the details of our special membership category just for you!

The qualifications, post-nominals and fees for the various grades of membership are as follows:-

Professional Members

Lay Members

  • FELLOW  (F.Inst.E)
    – a distinguished professional, highly regarded for their contribution to the electronics sector
    – annual subscription of £50.00
  • MEMBER  (M.Inst.E)
    – a graduate who has reached a level of knowledge, experience and training equivalent to chartered engineer status
    – annual subscription of £40.00
  • TECHNICIAN MEMBER  (T.M.Inst.E)
    – upon completion of an apprenticeship and reaching a level of knowledge, experience and training equivalent to Eng.Tech. level
    – annual subscription of £40.00
  • ASSOCIATE MEMBER  (A.M.Inst.E.)
    – recent graduates and recently-completed apprentices now undergoing training to reach Member and Technician Member level
    – annual subscription of £30.00
  • STUDENT & APPRENTICE
    – people studying an accredited electronics apprenticeship framework or an electronics-focused qualification of at least level 3
    – annual subscription of £10.00
  • ASSOCIATE (A.Inst.E.)
    – anyone with a keen interest in electronics but without the necessary training to achieve a professional membership level
    – annual subscription of £30.00

ADMISSION/UPGRADING VIA A THESIS OR DISSERTATION

Honorary Members shall prefix the abbreviation “Hon.” to the above-quoted abbreviation for their appropriate grade.