Membership

Welcome to CSES, the hub of Engineering, Technology and Science in Essex.

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Become a member of CSES

As a member of CSES, you are part of a community of STEM professionals and enthusiasts that has existed for over 100 years. There are many benefits to joining CSES, outlined below.

If you'd like to join a vibrant and passionate society of like-minded people, support worthy causes and play a part in the future of Essex, then join today! We welcome you.

Join CSES or renew your membership

Join CSES or renew your membership

CSES membership is FREE for students, teachers, academics and employees of our Corporate Members.

Otherwise, it costs only £12/year which we think is great value, and constitutes a charitable donation.

It's easy to join and renew: simply select your membership type and complete the online form.

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Community links

Community links

Discover the latest exciting technological developments and celebrate our county's engineering heritage. We partner with Anglia Ruskin University, local businesses, professional institutions, local government and others to bring engineering and science to the public.

CSES is a big part of the local community. Please join us in supporting the many events across the city with which we are involved.

Payment options

Payment options

There are various ways to pay for your CSES membership, make donations and settle event fees. Full instructions for each are given here.

We are a registered charity and can therefore claim Gift Aid on your membership subscription, which constitutes a donation. If you are a UK taxpayer, please complete a Gift Aid declaration if you have not done this online.

If you have any queries regarding payment, please contact the Treasurer.

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Website

Website

Our new CSES website provides members with a central hub through which they can keep up with the latest society news and events as well as contact Council members with questions, feedback and ideas.

A members-only section of the website offers the chance for members to access exclusive content such as science and engineering lecture videos and topical articles.

Gift Aid

Gift Aid

Gift Aid increases the value of donations to charities by allowing them to reclaim basic rate tax on your donations, if you are a UK taxpayer. As a registered charity, CSES can reclaim Gift Aid on membership fees. 

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