Membership rates 2014

Our 2014 rates

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

GradeYears in paid employmentRate
Fellow £137
7 to 8£93
5 to 6£86
3 to 4£73
Associate Member £53
Postgraduate Student £21
Undergraduate Student
(electronic only)
Undergraduate Student
(including paper copy of Physics World)
Affiliate £93
16-19 membership
(electronic only)
Affiliate - 16-19 membership
(including paper copy of Physics World)
IOPimember £15 / €20 / $25


Part-time work or employment and income greater than £12,500 - all grades£54
Income less than £12,500£15
Other grades studying£21


Remission (applies to subscription rates only)
Retired: 60+ (all grades)£54
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: £33 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.

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Member Benefits Table

To view a list of benefits for each membership grade, please click to view our benefits table.