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Join the Society

We offer a range of membership options. Find out which category is appropriate for you.

Membership at a glance - which category?

Full Member

For those with an active academic or professional interest in microbiology. Available worldwide. From £67/year.

Full Concessionary Member

For academic or professional microbiologists living in the UK or Ireland who are eligible for the concessionary rate. From £30/year.

Postgraduate Student Member

For UK, Ireland and EU students registered for a higher degree and who meet an income threshold. From £30/year.

Undergraduate Student Member

For UK and Ireland based undergraduate students studying a bioscience discipline. From £10/year.

International Associate Membership

For those living outside the UK and Ireland who have a professional or academic interest in microbiology. From £22/year.

School Membership

For individual schools, or individuals involved in school science education. From £18/year.

Affiliate Membership

For anyone who simply wants to keep in touch. From £10/year.

Honorary Membership is offered by the Society's Council to distinguished microbiologists who have made a significant contribution to the science.

See why others have joined

  1. Alan G
    "Membership is great for networking and conferences"
    Alan G
  2. Laurence O
    "I've found it great for networking and collaboration opportunities"
    Laurence O

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