Membership

Membership Schemes

The Institute of English Studies offers the following membership schemes to all those interested in our events and activities:

All members of the Institute of English Studies are entitled to attend all Institute conferences and symposia at a discounted rate, and attend all our seminars free of charge.  

Institutional Membership

Staff and postgraduate students in the following departments are covered by the institutional membership scheme:

University of London English Departments English Departments of the Following Centres Other Block Members
Birkbeck College
(including the Faculty of Continuing Education)
Roehampton University The LTSN Subject Centre in English at Royal Holloway
Goldsmiths College University of Bedfordshire  
King's College London Kingston University  
Queen Mary University of London Open University  
Royal Holloway University of London University of Surrey  
University College London    

The Institute welcomes applications from other centres who may wish to take advantage of our institutional membership scheme.  To apply, please write to us by email at: ies@sas.ac.uk

Individual Membership

This scheme is open to any individual interested in IES events.

To apply, please complete the membership application form

Membership rates are as follows:

£20 Standard
£15 Concessionary rate – retired, unemployed, students

You may pay by cheque or online through the University of London Online Store.

The completed form and relevant fee should be sent to:

Christopher Adams
Institute of English Studies
Senate House
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU
UK

Email: christopher.adams@sas.ac.uk

Fax: +44 (0)20 7862 8729
Tel: +44 (0)20 7862 8675

Worldwide Associate Membership

The Institute of English Studies operates an Associate Membership Scheme for Departments of English and allied disciplines of Academic institutions outside the United Kingdom.

The membership price will be determined upon application on an annual basis, but will be in the region of £300.

This entitles all academics and research students of the Associate Member Department to use the Institute for academic support during visits to London or the UK and also provides the Member Department with up to four tickets to University of London Library per year for designated personnel. Other benefits include:

  • Free access to research seminars hosted by the Institute
  • Access to conferences at the Institute at the current concessionary rate
  • Email addresses on the Institute's server
  • Poste restante facilities in the Institute's main office
  • Use of the School of Advanced Study Common Room

For further details, please contact:

The Administrator
Institute of English Studies
Senate House
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU
UK

Email: ies@sas.ac.uk

Fax: +44 (0)20 7862 8729
Tel: +44 (0)20 7862 8675