Membership fees and charges 2018

Annual subscriptions:

Studying Student Free
Student Employed
Annual subscription £162
1st Year* £54
Annual subscription £162
1st Year* £54
Annual subscription £168
Annual subscription £216
Chartered Member
Annual subscription £331
Fellow Member
Annual subscription £421
Retired Member
Retired Fellow (receiving The Structural Engineer) £85
Retired any other grade (receiving The Structural Engineer) £71
Retired any grade (not receiving The Structural Engineer) £38

*applicable to candidates who apply within 12 months of completing their studies.

We operate a pro-rata system for subscriptions depending on when you apply.  Download the pro-rata rate fees.

Engineering Council registration and annual fees:

For candidates who wish to register for the appropriate Engineering Council designation on election to professional membership, the Institution strongly encourages professionally qualified members to register with the Engineering Council to gain the relevant designation.

Technician Member
EngTech registration £17.50
EngTech annual fee £19.00
IEng registration £42.80
IEng annual fee £33.00
Chartered Member
CEng registration £50.70
CEng annual fee £39.00

Application, interview and exam fees:

Academic assessment fee £145
1st year Graduate/ Employed Student applicants £48
Professional Review Interview fees for Technician/Associate-Membership/Chartered
Individually Managed/Accredited training/Retrospectively Collated £155
Professional Review application fees
Application fee - for Technician/Associate-Membership/Chartered membership applications (including MRA applications) £95
Late fee – applicable to all grades and routes £150
Research and Development Route
Application fee £95
Interview fee £155
Assessment fee £100
Examination fees
Associate-Membership examination £370
Chartered Membership examination £450
Technical Report Route (A)
Synopsis £70
Report submission £320
Report re-submission (if no interview took place) £160

Please note that there are a number of discounts available on subscriptions and fees, for example joint membership and low-income. For further details on these and whether they may be applicable to you please email our records department at

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