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Join the BPS

Belonging to the Society is an integral part of being a professional psychologist and our different grades of membership cater for both those who have accredited qualifications (or are pursuing an accredited psychology training route) and those who have a more general interest in psychology but no applicable qualifications.

There are many different benefits of belonging to the Society and being part of our membership.

Our membership grades include:

Chartered Member (CPsychol)
Chartered membership reflects the highest standard of psychological knowledge and expertise.

Graduate Member (MBPsS)
Graduate membership is the starting point to your career as a psychologist.

Student Member
Student membership is open to everyone studying on a Society accredited undergraduate degree or conversion course. Click here for more information on how to apply.

Affiliate
For anyone who is interested in psychology but has no applicable qualifications or students who are not studying a psychology course. For more information download our leaflet, or click here to apply.

e-Subscriber
For anyone who is interested in psychology but has no applicable qualifications or students who are not studying a psychology course. For more information download our leaflet, or click here to apply.

Additional Titles

Fellow (FBPsS)
The title, Fellow of the Society is awarded to members who have made a significant contribution to the world of psychology.

Associate Fellow (AFBPsS)
The title, Associate Fellow of the Society is awarded in recognition of several years’ experience and contribution to the field of psychology.
 

Fees and other information

For our schedule of current fees and payment methods, please click here.

Professional and membership groups

Once you have joined the Society, you can access our professional and membership groups, which provide our members with a great opportunity to network and communicate with like-minded people.

Please click here for more information.

Subscription FAQs

Ten of the most frequently asked questions about member payments and fees.

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