IEEE Membership

IEEE membership is open to both students and professionals. Join the world’s largest technical professional association via an IEEE and/or IEEE society memberships. Through these memberships, you can stay current in your chosen technology profession, keep in touch with your peers, and invest in your career advancement. It’s an easy process to join. Visit for more information on joining.

IEEE membership offers access to technical innovation, cutting-edge information, networking opportunities, and exclusive member benefits. Members support IEEE’s mission to advance technology for humanity and the profession, while memberships build a platform to introduce careers in technology to students around the world.

IEEE members can access information on local events and activities by signing in to IEEE Collabratec®, an integrated multi-functional platform and global network of technology-focused professionals, leveraging IEEE’s extensive knowledge base and community of thought-leaders. Once signed in, users can:

  • Network with other technology professionals
  • Establish a professional profile highlighting your accomplishments
  • Join and participate in discussions on various technical interests
  • Create a group to share and collaborate on projects
  • Discover IEEE events and activities throughout the world

IEEE Student Membership

Join a diverse group of students in the electrical engineering, computer engineering, and computer science field with the purpose of supporting each other as peers to grow into industry-ready professionals.  Attend corporate workshops and networking opportunities, enjoy access to competitions and regional events, and social activities on your university’s campus and off.  For more information on becoming a Student member of IEEE visit

IEEE Senior Membership

IEEE Senior Membership is the highest grade for which IEEE members can apply.  Go to for more detailed information about the requirements and the process for becoming a Senior Member of IEEE.

IEEE Life Membership

IEEE “Life” status is automatically bestowed based on age and years of membership. IEEE Life membership (LM) is proof of a strong sustained commitment to the profession.

The IEEE Life Members Fund (LMF) of the IEEE Foundation supports IEEE activities of interests to LMs, potential engineers, and engineering students.