If you don’t have a formal chemical science qualification, Affiliate membership shows your passion for chemistry, and connects to our worldwide community.
Becoming an Affiliate means…
Working towards registered status
Turn your knowledge into a professional qualification by working for Registered Science Technician (RSciTech) or Registered Scientist (RSci)
Easy access to career information and resources
Use online materials to support all aspects of career planning and development
Access the latest knowledge through the Chemistry World website, free article downloads, discounts on books and journals and our historic library
A place in our global scientific network
Tap into a community of scientists, teachers, industry experts and thought leaders who can share their experience and knowledge to help you get ahead
Join divisions representing nine areas of the chemical sciences, and local sections that help you keep in touch with chemistry wherever you are
Be part of interest groups run by members for members. Their meetings, conferences and events help you to pursue and broaden interests, and assist with funding and training. Joining your first is free, and for a small charge you can join as many more after that as you’d like
For those of you in the early stages of your career, join our forum to share knowledge and make useful connections
Use your membership to attend any of our conferences at a discount
As the Royal Society of Chemistry is a well-respected professional body, earning recognition from them demonstrates that I am committed to developing my professional behaviours, as well as the skills and knowledge required to be working within the industry.