Student member benefits India

Becoming a member is your first step towards getting ahead and boosting your career.

As an engineering apprentice or student, a bright future awaits you, and the IET is here to help.

We're here to support, guide and keep our members one step ahead in this fast-paced profession. If you're serious about your career you'll want to take advantage of our services; enhancing your potential and giving you a major advantage in the job market.

Student members of the IET in India benefit from the following products, services and unrivalled study resources to advance their careers:

Career Manager

Exclusively for members, our online skills development and recording tool, makes career and personal development easier through skills profiling against Engineering Council (based in the UK) competence frameworks.

Professional development courses

The IET offers a range of lifeskills training courses which help students develop their existing skill sets and which are relevant to working life as a professional engineer.


Students benefit from hearing talks from professional engineers as well as networking events.

Engineering and Technology Jobs

Our specialised jobs search engine enables individuals to look for international jobs which match their requirements. By uploading their CV, they can get themselves noticed by the industry’s top employers and recruitment agencies.

Volunteering opportunities

Student members have the opportunity to engage with IET Local Networks and create IET student chapters on campus. These extra curricula activities provide good personal development opportunities.


Members are entitled to a 35 % discount on books published by the IET *. e-Books are also available for the complete collection from September 2011.

* Discounts on hard copy books only, other conditions apply.


Members will find the latest research and information of the highest quality in their field when they subscribe to an IET journal, saving up to 20 % on individual titles. This suite of over 20 research journals and two letters journals spans the entire spectrum of engineering and technology.

IET Digital Library

Members can access the abstracts of more than 100,000 technical papers from all journals, magazines, conference publications and seminar digests through the IET Digital Library. Members are entitled to a discount on the price of accessing the full text version of all Digital Library content.

IET Library and Archives

Our library has a world-class collection of digital and printed resources on all areas of engineering and technology. Our archive collects and preserves the records of the IET since its foundation in 1871. Members have access to over 65,000 books and 3,000 journals and can borrow up to three books at any one time which will be posted anywhere in the world (return postage is the responsibility of the recipient). The Library service includes a Virtual Library which provides access to electronic books and journals.


Inspec is one of the world’s largest and most wide ranging bibliographic databases for scientific and technical research containing over 11 million scientific and technical papers. Members of the IET can access this online research tool at highly discounted fees.

Student resource website

A web area providing study tips and career advice for students.


Watch live or archived events, research seminars or presentations featuring industry experts via the Internet. Individuals can even ask questions during live streaming.

Discussion forums

Exchange opinions with other engineering and technology professionals on current issues and matters of common interest.


A personalised area to manage your membership online, update your profile and contact details, register for online services, build your IET network, set preferences for newsfeeds and choose which communications you would like to see from us.


IET members are entitled to a range of software discounts. Products available include Microsoft products, Nuance, TurboCad, FileMaker, AVG, Quickbooks, Eurotalk Visage and Pinnacle.

Who can I contact for further information?

Please contact the IET’s Bangalore office for further details:

Unit No. 1103
11th Floor, West Wing
Raheja Towers
M. G. Road
Bangalore 560001

Tel: + 91 (80) 4149 8080
Tel: + 91 (80) 4189 2222
Email: ssrivastava@theiet.org