Get started in your biomedical science career

Becoming an IBMS eStudent is the perfect way to kick-start your journey in biomedical science. Being an IBMS student member not only looks great on your CV but will also enable you to show your commitment to the profession.

Essential benefits for your study and career opportunities

Our benefits are designed to help you make the most of your studies on an accredited IBMS Biomedical Science course. As an eStudent member, you will have access to a range of resources and offers, enabling you to learn more and keep up to date with biomedical science.

For just £12 join now and gain:

  • Free online subscription to our monthly magazine The Biomedical Scientist and quarterly publication The British Journal of Biomedical Science
  • Free access to our new The Biomedical Scientist live event, featuring a packed line up of seminars, discussions and demonstrations for all members.
  • Money off cinema tickets, food, drink, fashion and more with our members’ discount scheme
  • 20% discount off accredited biomedical science course books with Oxford University Press
  • Free entry to our Congress student careers event, including access to Europe’s largest biomedical science trades fair
  • Apply for grants, awards and bursaries to help you in your studies
  • Support and advice for careers, placements and information on how to get HCPC registered
  • Show your professionalism by signing up to our code of conduct
  • Network with experienced biomedical science professionals, meet with peers to find out what it’s like to work in the profession
  • Weekly and monthly e-newsletters keeping you up to date with the latest developments in biomedical science
  • eStudent membership until 31st December 2023
Join today

For the annual £12 joining fee you will receive membership until 31st December 2023.

Any biomedical science student can join the IBMS as an eStudent by completing our online application. Please note, once joined access to your online account will activate by the next working day. 




As an IBMS eStudent member you can access our deals for students

The IBMS Additions discount scheme offers eStudent members lots of ways for you to save money.

cinema offer students
Save up to 40% off cinema tickets 
20% off OUP biomedical science course books 

With over 300 cinemas to choose from across the UK, including major chains Cineworld, Empire, Odeon, Showcase and Vue, as well as local independent ones, The Cinema Society is a must for all movie goers. Whether you love sci-fi, romance, thriller, action, family animations or comedies, there will always be a movie for you to see for less.


The Fundamentals of Biomedical Science series is written to reflect the challenges of practising biomedical science today. It draws together essential basic science with insights into laboratory practice to show how an understanding of the biology of disease is coupled to the analytical approaches that lead to diagnosis. 

3 months free extra savings
  Additions for students
Plus, many more savings to be made

Get access to the ultimate student 'must-have' discount card. Sign up for TOTUM powered by NUS Extra for 12 months and get 3 months free. Enjoy savings on your favourite High Street and online brands such as: Prezzo, Superdrug, Asos, National Express, Co-op, Pizza Express and Amazon. 


With updated monthly deals there are lots of ways for you to save money with your IBMS Additions. Deals include: International student cards, lifestyle and entertainment deals, travel and holidays, grocery and high street shopping and gym memberships, plus many more.