An application for election or transfer to the grade of Associate Member shall satisfy the council that:-
- He or she is at least 22 years of age.
- He or she has passed the Institution’s Examination for Associate Membership or such other examinations ( such as H.N.C., or C.G.L.I. qualifications ) as are, in the opinion of the Council, equivalent thereto; or submits a thesis or dissertation that is approved as adequate by Council.
- He or she has been engaged in a branch of Electronic Science, or its application, for not less than 5 years.Council may, at its discretion, accept extensive practical experience in lieu of the Academic and/or Technical qualifications quoted above.