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Help with managing your website profile

I am a member with a non-member account. How can I convert it?

Unfortunately, it is not possible for you to convert a non-member account to a member account online.

Please contact our Member and Customer Services Centre quoting your IET membership number and the email address you use to log in.

How do I change my password?

Please see guidance on passwords on this page.

Can I change my username?

To update your login details, please visit MyIET

Here you can also manage your login credentials (email address and password) and multi-factor authentication (IET members only): select the “MyDetails” tab and follow the link to “Edit Login Details”.

Can I add/change my listed qualifications online?

It is not possible to add/change your listed qualifications online. Please contact our Member and Customer Service Centre for assistance with this. 

How do I change my communications preferences?

In MyIET you can change your communications preferences, email newsletter subscriptions and subject interests in the ‘MyInterests’ section.

How can I change my home/work address?

You can add or amend addresses in MyIET  under 'MyDetails'. You can also contact our Member and Customer Service Centre

  • Adding or editing an address
    For certain countries (e.g. UK), a postcode/zip code lookup function is available. Please enter your postcode and press the Get Address button. Make any necessary selection (e.g. of your house number). You can then make any corrections to the address before pressing the Update button to save it. 
    For other countries, please enter your address directly.
    Use this process when either adding or editing an address.
  • Changing an email address
    You can update your email address in the 'MyDetails' page. Please press the Update button to save the new address. This address will be used for system notifications, including for example purchases in the Webshop and updates to any discussion threads in which you are participating, as well as by the IET to contact you, subject to any communication preferences that you have set in MyIET.