If you possess MRCP(UK) or MRCPCH, you can join as a Collegiate Member.

Collegiate benefits 

  • access to the UK CPD for Physicians scheme (value £155)
  • you can to pay your JRCPTB training fees in annual instalments alongside your membership subscription
  • access to a vast range of specialty and general medical online education
  • quarterly copies of The Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
  • discounted rates for attending College symposia and events (including free attendance at our annual Trainees & Members’ Committee Symposium)
  • representation by the Trainees & Members’ Committee  - one of the most active trainee groups in the UK
  • international  peer recognition through the use of the ‘MRCPE’ post-nominals
  • regular medical and training news updates 
  • access to our Library services
  • discounted rates for hiring the College facilities for social or professional use
  • Collegiate Members who are elected to Fellowship are eligible for a 50% discount on their first year's Fellowship subscription and a 25% discount on their second year's subscription

Opportunities include

  • standing for election to the Trainees & Members’ Committee
  • representing the College in internal and external discussions
  • participating in our online Trainees & Members’ online survey panel
  • developing educational events aimed at trainees and SAS doctors

How to apply for Collegiate Membership 

(a) By post or by fax

To apply for Collegiate Membership by post or by fax, please complete and return this application form.  The current year’s subscription is payable in advance by credit card or cheque/banker’s draft. Subsequent subscriptions can then be paid online, by cheque or by direct debit.

(b) Online application with later payment by card online or telephonethe Membership Department will check and process your application as soon as possible.  Please allow a few days for this.  When the checks have been carried out, you will be sent an email with instructions for activating your website account and securely paying your joining fee by card or paying by telephone.

How to re-join as a Collegiate Member

We welcome former Collegiate Members who wish to re-join the College.  However, please note that the ‘joining fee’ is only applicable to new Collegiate Members.  Members who have already benefited from similar introductory rates will be classed as standard members when re-joining.  

(a) By post or by fax

If you are re-joining as a Collegiate Member, please complete and return this re-join application form.  The current year’s subscription is payable in advance by credit card or cheque/banker’s draft. Subsequent subscriptions can then be paid online, by cheque or by direct debit.

(b)  Online application to re-join with later payment by telephone - Please complete the online re-join application form - the Membership Department will check and process your application as soon as possible.  Please allow a few days for this.  When the checks have been carried out, you will be sent an email giving you information on how to securely pay the standard subscription online or pay by telephone .

Did you know?

  • Reduced rates are offered to new joiners
  • Collegiate Member subscription fees are tax deductible