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Fellowship Application Pack (FIMMM/CEng/CSci)

To understand the requirements of Fellowship of the Institute (FIMMM with or without CEng or CSci), please refer to the following:

Guide to Application as Fellow (Word Doc 232k, pdf file 380k)
This Guide gives full details of the grade, completion of application forms, supporting documentation required and the application process.

If you are applying for CEng or CSci alongside your application for Fellowship, the Guidelines for Professional Member (Word Doc 388k, pdf file 573k) must also be followed as the application processes are common.

Self-Assessment Checklist for CEng MIMMM (Word Doc 63k, pdf file 73k). This allows you to assess yourself against certain criteria before you start making your application.

Candidates who wish to apply for CEng FIMMM or CSci FIMMM without a formal degree background, who are operating at or near Board level, should refer to Guidelines to the Technical Report Route (Word doc 424k, pdf file 548k)

All forms which you need to submit to apply for Fellowship, together with supporting and explanatory information, are available for download on this page.

When you submit your application it should contain the following:
  1. Membership Application Form (Word Doc 119k, pdf file 146k)
    Completed by yourself, signed by yourself and your sponsor.
  2. CV
    An up-to-date and comprehensive CV, not exceeding 2 sides of A4, signed and dated by you and your sponsor.
  3. Statement
    A brief statement indicating the contribution you have made to the materials, minerals and mining industries or other organisations involved in the science and engineering of materials, minerals and mining. This should not exceed 2 sides of A4, and should be signed and dated by you and your sponsor.
  4. Two Referee Forms (Word Doc 45k, pdf file 16k)
    To be enclosed with your application, unless these have been sent directly by your referees to the Membership Department. Referees must be of the grade FIMMM.
  5. Application Fee
    The amount is 130 for a new member and 65 if you are upgrading your current membership.
Please note that your application form, CV and statement of contribution must be signed and dated by you and your sponsor.

If you have any queries about the application process, please contact the Membership Department, Tel: +44 (0)1782 221717, who will be happy to help you.

We look forward to receiving your application.