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Step 1 - Choose membership type


For all membership grades (except Affiliate) you can opt to have a hard copy of our members magazine, Microbiology Today, delivered to you. However, for those members based outside of the UK or Ireland, there is an additional cost for postage built into your membership fee.

Please select your preference, either including Microbiology Today or excluding Microbiology Today when prompted along with your preferred method of payment.

For all UK and Ireland members, your membership includes a hard copy of Microbiology Today, however, if you would prefer not receive one, please let us know, in the 'Update my details' section of the members only area after you have registered.

If you have any issues joining online please call the Membership Office on ++44 (0)20 3034 4871 or email [email protected].

Please select your membership type below:

Step 2 - Personal details


Step 3 - Membership details


Step 4 - Interests and expertise


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