Joining the RSM

We offer a wide range of benefits to support you throughout your medical career.

Find out more about the educational and social benefits of being a RSM Member.


How to join


Membership categories

We have five main categories of RSM membership:

  • Fellowship
  • Available to those who hold a medical, dental or veterinary qualification; or who have higher scientific qualifications – and also those holding senior positions within the healthcare sector.
  • Student Membership
  • Available to those studying medicine, dentistry or veterinary science at an approved UK educational establishment.
  • Senior Associate Membership
  • Available to those who do not qualify for Fellowship but who have an interest in healthcare issues.
  • Student Associate Membership
  • For those studying full time for first UK recognised healthcare-related qualification, and not earning at all - and not leading to a qualification as a doctor, dentist or vet.

  • Corporate Membership
  • For companies who are involved in any aspect of healthcare this provides membership for selected employees to access the wide range of RSM benefits including discounts on venue hire.

Contact us

For further information contact:
Membership Department
The Royal Society of Medicine
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7290 2991
Email: Membership@rsm.ac.uk