Put yourself at the heart of the world's pre-eminent knowledge sharing network for engineering and technology professionals.

Join the IET

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About membership

Join one of the largest science, engineering and technology institutions in the world.

Here's why I joined the IET...

Meet the members

Meet the members

We often get asked "Why join the IET?" So, we have asked the people best placed to answer that question - a selection of our members along with members of the wider engineering community...

Membership Guide

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Where you belong

Our mission is to inspire, inform and influence by providing a rich portfolio of products and services designed to meet the needs of our members.

International recognition

Professional registration

Professional registration

Professional registration for engineers and technicians establishes proven knowledge, understanding and competence. The IET is licensed by the Engineering Council.

Make a difference

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Why volunteer?

There are many benefits that can be gained from volunteering with the IET, for both you and your employer.

Share your ideas with us

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Visit MyIdea and tell us your thoughts on how we could improve our products and services.

Awards and Scholarships

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Awards and scholarships

The IET Awards programme includes awards to reward and celebrate individual excellence and innovation, undergraduate and postgraduate engineering scholarships.

Career development

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Professional development

Guidance and support to enable IET members to undertake planned and structured Initial Professional Development (IPD) and Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

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Career Manager

Seize control of your professional life with the IET Career Manager, our innovative online professional development tool.

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IET professional development courses

Find a training course or event to suit your needs.

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Professional ethics and the IET

An introduction to professional ethics.