Menu Close


Log in to personalise your experience and connect with IOP.

Education and outreach

Schools and Colleges Affiliation Scheme

Keep in touch with trends and find out how to shape the future of physics teaching.


Who can apply

We offer an affiliation scheme for:

  • schools and colleges in the UK and Ireland
  • international schools teaching the British curriculum abroad

What you get

  • Classroom Physics magazine four times a year with e-shots on events, resources and training, teaching tips and practical ideas
  • Physics World monthly magazine, keeping you in touch with developments and providing inspiration for your students
  • Online access to Physics Education, our international journal for everyone involved with the teaching of physics
  • Resources such as posters and careers materials produced by IOP and other organisations

Costs of affiliation

£50 (€63) a year for schools and colleges in the UK and Ireland. 

£76 a year for British international schools.  

How to apply

UK and Irish applications

Download the UK and Irish application form (PDF, 265KB) and email to [email protected] to apply.

British international schools applications

Download the British international schools application form (PDF, 900KB) and email to [email protected] to apply.

Classroom Physics magazine

Classroom Physics is our magazine for affiliated schools published by our education department.

The print version is distributed to all affiliated schools in the UK and Ireland.

It's published in March, June, September and December.

Classroom Physics includes:

  • news
  • resources
  • classroom ideas
  • continuing professional development opportunities

Download the magazine

Download the latest edition of Classroom Physics and browse the archive of over 50 issues.

More information

Email: [email protected]

Tel: +44 (0)20 7740 4832