Associate membership (or above) is mandatory for those studying the CIPP’s Foundation Degree in Payroll Management or the Foundation Degree in Pensions Administration and Management.
For a reduced fee of £145*, you can access all the benefits of an associate member whilst you study**, a huge support for your further reading and research. These membership benefits will enhance both your studies and your career. Don’t just learn the syllabus, live it.
Membership is optional for those studying the Payroll Technician Certificate or the Certificate in Pensions Administration; but recommended to ensure you stay up to date during and after your studies.
Are you considering an upgrade?
If you are interested in upgrading your student membership membership to full, please note there is an £80 application fee.
International associate membership
If you are based outside the UK but wish to become a member of the CIPP, we offer an international associate rate of £170 per year. Click apply to join as an international member.
Prices valid until 14 June 2024. An administration fee of £50 applies to all new members, where an assessment does not apply. Previous members rejoining after a period of six weeks will also be required to pay the £50 fee.
*Price compared to associate member cost.
**Membership is not included in the enrolment cost and will be required to be renewed during each year of study. Prices are reviewed annually