1. Student Member
An applicant for Student membership shall be a registered student who is pursuing a course leading to a Bachelor's degree or its equivalent in Chemical Engineering in an approved institution.
An applicant for Affiliate membership shall be holder of HND, B.Sc or their
equivalent in Physical Sciences or Engineering other than Chemical Engineering and must have working experience in Chemical Engineering related fields.
3. Associate Member
An applicant for Associate membership shall hold Higher National Diploma (HND) or its equivalent in Chemical Engineering. He shall at the time of the application have received or be receiving suitable practical training in Chemical Engineering.
4. Graduate Member
An applicant for Graduate membership shall hold Bachelor's degree or its equivalent in Chemical Engineering. He shall at the time of the application have received or be receiving suitable practical training in Chemical Engineering.
5. Corporate Member
Admission into the class of corporate membership shall be by direct application or by transfer from Graduate or Associate membership. Any person applying for admission into corporate membership shall satisfy the following conditions:
(i) He shall hold a Bachelor's degree or its equivalent in Chemical Engineering from a recognized institution.
(ii) He shall have acquired practical experience in Chemical Engineering for at least five years. If he holds postgraduate degree in Chemical Engineering he shall be credited with the following years of experience.
M.Sc./M.Phil One Year
Ph.D. Three Years
(ii) The Society shall examine closely the quality of the engineering experience contained in an applicant's practical experience report and at its discretion invite the applicant concerned to appear before a panel for the purpose of assessing professional competence and suitability for admission to corporate membership. Such interview may involve a written test.
The experience report must contain a summary of the applicant's academic and industrial training and his experience in Process Plant Fabrication and Materials Construction, Process Plant Development, Process and Plant Design, Safety, Plant Costing and Economics and Administration. The report must be certified by the applicant's supervisor. You may download guideline for writing the experience report here