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Membership Application ( Credit Card )

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To join the Society, simply complete this online application form.

As soon as you receive confirmation from us, you will be ready to make the most of your member benefits.

We're happy to help out with any queries - send an email to

Membership to the BSI does not include the right to use the BSI logo without written permission.

Members views are not necessarily the views of the BSI.

Your contact details
Membership sector & career stage

Please make sure you visit membership categories to find out more about which category and level (depending on qualifications and years of experience) is for you before selecting.

Details of your studies

Please enter below details of your first degree along with end date or expected end date if applicable.

(end date or expected end date) e.g. undergraduate course
e.g. PhD, Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT)

If currently in study:

The date you have started or will start your studies.
The date that your studies will end.
More about you
Work / study information
Please select you current organisation / workplace, if you aren't currently part of one please choose 'none'.
Home address & contact numbers
Interest & groups

The following information will help us find out about the make-up of the membership and your interests and concerns, thus enabling us to provide you with a better service.

The information will be held on the Society’s database and will not be made available to third parties, although we may forward information to you on their behalf. To view our terms and conditions plus policies please go to

Communication preferences

We will not, unless otherwise stated, share your personal information with any third parties but if you choose to purchase any subscriptions, services or publications from us we will pass your personal information to a secure, third-party payment service provider and any such third party will require further information from you in order to process your payment.

If you subscribe to or request copies of our publications we may need to provide details of your name and address to third parties for the purpose of dispatch and distribution. This information will always be provided with a prohibition on use other than for the purpose for which it is specifically provided.

Your membership

Please go to our membership types for an explanation of the different membership categories if unsure.

Please select your appropriate membership type below.  Unless stated, the membership type refers to the Academia/Industry/ Medical, Veterinary, Dental/ Associated Professional sectors.

Discounted membership fees

If you wish to apply for any of the below, please reach out to us at and our friendly membership team will be more than happy to help. Please note, proof must be provided and will be reviewed on an annual basis.


Any member who is on a career break for at least six months and Full Members who earn less than £25,000 per annum can apply for a 60% discount on their membership fees.

Low-income countries

Members in low-income countries can apply for free membership. This is available for members who are living and working in a country defined as a low-income economy by the World Bank.

Refugee status and those seeking asylum

Members with refugee status and those seeking asylum in the UK can apply for free membership. This is available for members who meet the UK Government definition of refugee in the Refugee Convention and have been issued with refugee status documentation and members in the UK under the Homes for Ukraine scheme. Members who have left their country of origin and formally applied for asylum in the UK but whose refugee application is being processed can also apply for free membership. You can find out more in our Frequently Asked Questions.