About Graduate Advantage

Graduate Advantage is a membership package which has been designed to help smooth your journey from graduation to employment.  

In a tough jobs market, you need to grab every advantage you can to keep your skills and knowledge up to date and raise your profile with the people who count – employers. Graduate Advantage does exactly that. Sign up now.

Available to final year students and graduates within the first year of graduation, Graduate Advantage is a tailored package of benefits designed to showcase your achievements, raise your professional profile and deliver specific support - giving you a head start in your career whilst providing a professional advantage now and in the future.

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Introducing the benefits of Graduate Advantage

  • Discounted membership fee for one year following your graduation;
  • An IET student membership certificate to showcase your membership and commitment to professionalism to prospective employers;
  • Job-hunting and interview or employment checklist;
  • Career development resources;
  • Access to Essential Engineering Intelligence® and knowledge.

And, if you transfer your membership from Student to Member (MIET) on completion of your degree course, you’ll also receive:

  • Membership card, certificate and use of designatory letters;
  • Personalised letter for your employer confirming your membership status;
  • Employer leaflet – stating why as a member of the IET you are an asset to their workforce;
  • Details of our Young Professional Buddy scheme;
  • The right to qualify for Career Advantage – the next step in our Advantage programme.

Graduate Advantage – make a valuable career move before you’ve even got one.