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Full Membership

Full membership is available worldwide for those with an active academic or professional interest in microbiology.

Full Members:

  • Can apply for a range of grants
  • Can hold office within the Society
  • Receive discount on APC for open access publication in Society journals
  • Receive reduced registration fees for Society conferences and events
  • Receive all Society communications, including hard copies of Microbiology Today, our membership magazine
  • Receive discounts on printed journal publications
  • Gain professional development opportunities through the Early Career Microbiologists' Forum

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The full range of member benefits is detailed in this table:

Membership Subscription Table

Subscription rate:

The subscription rate for those joining online and paying by credit card is £77.

Join now online

If you would like to join and pay by Direct Debit, the rate is £67. Please download the joining form below and post it to the Membership Office. Membership is for 12 months from the date of joining.

Download the joining form:

Member Joining Form

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