Student Grade

Join the AusIMM

Student membership is for undergraduates completing their first tertiary degree in a discipline relevant to the minerals industry*.

AusIMM membership helps you make the most out of your time at university and prepare for your transition into the industry. It offers unique opportunities to build your skills and professional networks so you can secure your first role and start making a successful career. All for a flat fee of just $16.50 for the duration of your studies.

Benefits to Student members include:

*The grade of Student is heavily subsidised for students who are studying full time with limited income. As per By-Law 14, this grade applies to undergraduate students undertaking their first tertiary program of Board approved study, or persons engaged in education and experience that will ultimately qualify them for Graduate or Associate membership.

Candidates that already meet the admission requirements for any other grade of AusIMM membership are ineligible for admission as Student members.

Application Requirements


All applications must be sponsored by either the appropriate Head of Program/Department or Senior Lecturer under whom the Student is studying or by one Corporate Member of The AusIMM (i.e. Honorary Fellow, Fellow or Member).

The following Information is required:

  • First Name*
  • Last Name*
  • Organisation
  • Telephone
  • AusIMM Membership No
  • Job Title
  • Email*
  • Grade of Membership

*Minimum required information for Sponsor to be verified

Payment of Application fee

The fee for all applicants eligible for the grade of Student is $16.50. If this is not your first degree, or if you have worked in the minerals industry, you may be eligible for a higher grade of membership. Please call our Membership team on +61 3 9658 6130 to find out which grade of membership is right for you.

For assistance with your membership application, please contact the Membership Department:
Phone: 1800 657 985 (within Australia) +61 3 9658 6130 (overseas).