# Membership

### Applying for a new Membership

Membership of the Society is open to all who are interested.

If you would like to become a member of the EMS, please send an email to the EMS meetings and membership secretary expressing your interest. Put your name at the start of the subject line. Your name will then be presented to the EMS General Committee which considers its approval. Memberships are usually announced at the next meeting of the Society.

### Current subscription charges

Please note that subscription fee should not be paid before approval of membership.

Subscription Notice for 2017-2018:

The rates for the various categories of membership are as follows (payment as soon as possible please, and certainly by 31 December 2017):

- All Memberships: Subscription Notice and Direct Debit Form.

### Agreements with other Societies

The Society has reciprocity agreements with the following Societies overseas, by which membership of one Society gives the right to join others at a reduced subscription:

- American Mathematical Society
- Australian Mathematical Society
- Indian Mathematical Society
- Japanese Association of Mathematical Sciences
- Mathematische Gesellschaft in Hamburg
- New Zealand Mathematical Society
- Nigerian Mathematical Society
- Real Sociedad Matematica Espanola
- Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

Members of all these societies who are not based in the UK can join the EMS for half the standard rate.

EMS members can join these societies for a reduced rate, and are also entitled to join the European Mathematical Society at the reduced "national member society" rate. (To join the European Mathematical Society or renew membership, go to the home page and click on the Membership link, then the link to "pay individual membership", and at the bottom of the form click the button for the reduced "member of a national society" rate and select the Edinburgh Mathematical Society from the dropdown menu.)