IBMS eStudent

Kick-start your biomedical science career and show your commitment to the profession


Being an IBMS eStudent member looks great on your CV and shows future employers that you are committed to the profession.

What's included in your membership?

For just £12 a year you will have access to our benefits:

Membership publications

Free online access to the leading publications in biomedical science

Our professional and scientific journals and documents ensure our members are kept up to date on the latest news and guidance.

Save the cost of membership

Save today with IBMS Additions

IBMS Additions gives members money off their shopping, travel, leisure activities, holidays, health and wellbeing, motoring and much more. 

Cinema goers can also get up to 40% off their tickets!

Student careers events

Get the latest information on careers and how to secure a job or lab placement

eStudents are also the first to know about our free student careers events including IBMS Student Congress. 

Taking place in Birmingham every two years, the student event features speakers from a huge range of biomedical science backgrounds, covering a wide basis of knowledge on the profession.

Support and advice

Get the latest information to support your education and first career steps

eStudents can access help on careers, placements and how to get HCPC registered.


Keep up to date with all that is happening in the profession

eStudents receive monthly newsletters, ensuring they are informed about the latest news and developments in biomedical science. 


Access live events

Free access to The Biomedical Scientist Live

eStudents can access our annual digital event, featuring a packed line-up of seminars, discussions and demonstrations for all members.

Exclusive invites are also open to members to our webinars and region and branches meetings, plus IBMS members can access discounted tickets for our biennial congress event.

Discounted course books

Save on biomedical science books

eStudents get 20% off their accredited biomedical science course books with the Oxford University Press

Access awards and grants

Recognising your hard work and achievements 

The IBMS President's Prize is awarded to eStudents who achieve academic distinction when graduating from an IBMS accredited degree course.

To help universities organise and run events to promote the profession, eStudents can apply for grants to celebrate Biomedical Science Day.

Code of Conduct

Demonstrate your professionalism

All IBMS members are expected to display the highest standards of professionalism and a commitment to ethical conduct by following and adhering to the IBMS Code of Conduct.


Mentoring with professionals

Network with experienced biomedical science professionals

The IBMS Mentoring programme is the perfect way for you to gain the skills, knowledge and confidence to perform at a higher level, and it gives you access to impartial, non-judgmental guidance and support.

eStudents are also assigned to a local IBMS Branch or Region and can join and attend their meetings.


Become an IBMS member

Any student can join as an eStudent as long as you are currently studying on an undergraduate or postgraduate IBMS accredited biomedical science degree course.

Join online as an eStudent


Is your degree accredited?

IBMS Accredited degrees are designed to give you tailored academic knowledge and basic practical skills in biomedical science for HCPC registration.

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