Membership rates

Our 2012 rates

Pay by direct debit (PDF, 37 KB) and receive a £5 discount off your membership fee.

GradeYears in paid employmentRate
Fellow £128
Member9+£96
7 to 8£88
5 to 6£81
3 to 4£68
Associate Member5 to 6£60
3 to 4£54
Up to 2£47
Undergraduate Student
(electronic only)
 Free
Undergraduate Student
(including paper copy of Physics World)
 £15
Affiliate £88
Affiliate - 16-19 membership
(electronic only)
 Free
Affiliate - 16-19 membership
(including paper copy of Physics World)
 £15
IOPimember £15 / €20 / $25

 

ConcessionsRate
Part-time work or employment and income greater than £10,000 - all grades£51
Income less than £12,500£15
Other grades studying (pg students)*£19

 

Remission (applies to subscription rates only)
Rate
Retired: 60+ (all grades)£51
Retired: 70+Free

 

Remission (applies to subscription rates only)
Rate
Retired: 60+ (all grades)£51
Retired: 70+Free


Reciprocal Agreements**
Members of the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine, the Royal Astronomical Society and the Royal Meteorological Society may reduce their membership subscription rate by 25%. Please indicate IPEM, RAS or RMS with payment.

Professional Fees

  • Chartered Physicist: £20 per annum plus £50 application fee
  • Chartered Engineer: £32 per annum plus £150 application fee

* To claim the studying rate (other grades) the full time study section on the reverse of the subscription renewal form must be completed.
** Only one reduction may be claimed - one reciprocal agreement or remission.