Membership fees and charges 2019

Annual subscriptions:

Student Member Free
Student Employed
Annual subscription £167
1st Year* £56
Annual Subscription  £167
1st Year of membership is FREE for eligible Student Members  
Annual subscription £173
Annual subscription £223
Chartered Member
Annual subscription £341
Fellow Member
Annual subscription £434
Retired Member
Retired Fellow (receiving The Structural Engineer) £88
Retired any other grade (receiving The Structural Engineer) £73
Retired any grade (not receiving The Structural Engineer) £39

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 £17.90
EngTech annual fee £19.40
IEng registration £43.80
IEng annual fee £33.80
Chartered Member
CEng registration £51.90
CEng annual fee £39.90

Application, interview and exam fees:

Academic assessment fee £150
1st year Graduate/ Employed Student applicants £50
Professional Review Interview fees for Technician/Associate-Membership/Chartered
Individually Managed/Accredited training/Retrospectively Collated £175
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 £175
Research and Development Route
Application fee £95
Interview fee £175
Assessment fee £100
Examination fees
Associate-Membership examination £385
Chartered Membership examination £455
Specialist Diploma £240
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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