Graduate Member

Becoming a Graduate Member

After years of studying you are ready to apply what you have learnt and make solid progress. Our networks of people, events, structured training, publications and thought leadership will accelerate your growth and the recognition that you deserve for being an engaged and ambitious professional. Candidates do not require post-graduate professional experience and are encouraged to apply to join us straight after leaving university, so we can support your career development from the start. To apply for Graduate Membership, you will need honours degree (or equivalent) and an interest in working in the water and environmental sectors.

How to get started

Follow these simple steps to become a Graduate Member.

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Why become a Graduate Member?

Professional Recognition

Enhance your career prospects through professional recognition of your qualifications.

Local networking

Local points of contact and events for you to get involved in, wherever you are in the world.


Always be kept up to date with the latest best-practice through our member's magazine, policy documents and technical journal.

Learning and Development

CPD training and events which provide professionally-recognised training, and helps you develop both knowledge and experiences.

Get involved with our Young Professionals/Early Careers Group

Find out more about our Early Careers Group.

It is open to all our members who are new/ who have less than 6 years experience in the water and environment sector.

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How much does Graduate Membership cost?

There is an application fee of £151. For graduates, the application fee includes subscription until the end of the calendar year.

The annual membership fee is £130.

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