IET Students are individuals working towards a career in engineering and technology whether at university or on an apprenticeship scheme.

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Many of our members joined the IET at university, thus beginning a life-long relationship in support of their professional career journey.


Technician Signature is a membership package which aims to deliver the knowledge, information and support you need to progress through your career.

EngTech registration

Engineering technicians play a crucial and invaluable role across most industry sectors, making them vital to the future prosperity of the UK.

The EngTechNow campaign was launched in March 2014, its aim to promote the benefits of EngTech registration as a national benchmark to raise standards and provide recognition of the vital contribution engineering technicians make across many sectors and the wider economy.

Diamond Scholarships

Approximately 100 scholarships of at least £1,000 per year are available to students commencing their studies on an IET accredited course.

Postgraduate scholarships and prizes

If you achieved a 2:1 or higher in your first degree and are an IET member you can apply for an IET Postgraduate scholarship worth up to £10,000. Applications are welcomed from students who are part way through their doctorate degrees.

Publications and resources

As a trusted source of Essential Engineering Intelligence ®, the IET provides a range of world-renowned publications and information services.