Take your first step into the profession

As an Associate member, we will support your professional development and help you to build upon your skills, experience and knowledge of biomedical science – giving you the tools you’ll need to enhance your career.  


Benefits of becoming an IBMS Associate





For more details about the benefits of joining the IBMS visit our member benefits page 


Who can become an Associate?

To become an Associate of the IBMS you must be working in biomedical science and hold one of the following:

Candidates undertaking the Certificates of Achievement part 1 and part 2 are also eligible to apply.


How to join

Download and complete an IBMS Membership Application form 

Send to along with:

  • copies of relevant qualifications certificates, and
  • payment  

For more information on joining the IBMS, or renewing or upgrading your membership, visit our FAQ page. 

To ensure a timely response to your documentation we would encourage you to submit everything electronically to us via email -

Please note
When joining, in providing the IBMS with the information requested you are consenting to its use as indicated in the IBMS Privacy Notice. Further information can be found here.