Postgraduate Student Member


Postgraduate Student Membership is available for those registered for a higher degree.


Postgraduate Student Membership costs £61 a year or £152 for three years.


Joining the Microbiology Society as a Postgraduate Student Member offers plenty of opportunities. We've listed just some of them below.

  Full Member Full Concessionary Member Postgraduate Student Member Undergraduate Student Member Affiliate Member
Monthly e-newsletter
Electronic access to Microbiology Today
Reduced registration for Annual Conference and Focused Meetings
30% discount to publish for open access in Society journals    
Eligible to apply for Society grants**  
Eligible to apply for FEMS~grants
Access to the Membership Directory  
Access to professional development content  
Can hold office and vote    
Eligible to join the Early Career Microbiologists’ Forum  

** Grant eligibility varies by grade and length of membership. See each grant for details.
 Careers Conference Grants only.
^ An additional supplement is payable by those members outside of the UK and Ireland who elect to receive a print copy.
~ Federation of European Microbiological Societies.