Join Engineers Australia

How to apply

Before starting your Membership application please refer to our simple membership checklist to find what you will need.

Browse the membership types below to find the one best suited to your situation.

Student – Free Membership

Undergraduate students studying an accredited or recognised Australian course in engineering can apply for free student membership.

Apply now for a Student membership


If you hold an Australian tertiary qualification in engineering, you may be eligible to join as a Graduate Member in your occupational category.

Please check that your qualification is accredited by Engineers Australia by viewing our list of accredited programs.

Apply now for a Graduate membership


The grade of Member is open to those who hold an Engineers Australia accredited or recognised Australian tertiary qualification in engineering, and have gained at least 3 years of postgraduate experience in the engineering industry.

Apply now for a Member membership


As a Fellow of Engineers Australia you will be recognised as being amongst the true leaders of the industry and profession.

Apply now for a Fellow membership


Affiliate membership of Engineers Australia is open to those who are not eligible for Student, Graduate, Member or Fellow grades. You will have completed a three-year degree or diploma and have an active interest in contributing to the engineering profession.

Companion membership is open to those who are not eligible for other grades of membership but have reached a level of attainment in a field related to engineering that is equivalent to that required for election as a Fellow.

Apply now for an Affiliate membership

Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA)

Engineers Australia has established mutual recognition agreements with Institutions around the world through which a member of such a body, on application, will be accorded an equivalent level of membership in Engineers Australia and vice versa. In some cases, the agreements cover more than one grade of membership and occupational category.

Join Engineers Australia, via MRA


Additional Information

If you are unsure which application form to complete, or have questions about your application, please contact our Member Services Team on 1300 653 113.


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