Associate membership

Our Associate Membership is for those with qualifications ranging from Level 2 to an ordinary degree

Becoming an IBMS Associate will support your professional development, enhance your career, develop your skills and experience and will help you expand your knowledge of biomedical science.

IBMS will support you with support and guidance and connect you to our network of 20,000 biomedical science professionals.


Benefits of becoming an IBMS Associate

Expand your knowledge with:
Professional recognition:
Develop your skills with:
Support includes:
Connect with biomedical science professionals:

Find out more about the benefits of joining the IBMS here. 


Who can join?

To become an Associate of the IBMS you must:

  • be working in biomedical science, and
  • hold a qualification ranging from Level 2 (GCSE, City and Guild Level 2) to an ordinary (non-honours) degree, or 
  • hold UK NARIC confirmed undergraduate qualification that is not equivalent to a UK Honours degree, or 
  • be interested in biomedical science but not studying or working in biomedical science

To find out more about renewing or upgrading your membership visit our FAQ page.    


How to join

Download and complete an IBMS Membership Application form

Send to along with:

  • copies of relevant qualifications certificates, and
  • payment 

You can also send your application by post to: Membership, IBMS, 12 Coldbath Square, London, EC1R 5HL.

For more information on joining the IBMS visit our FAQ page.