Fellow (FIMMM)

Fellow or Fellowship is a prestigious grade for those who have made a significant contribution or established a record of achievement in the materials, minerals, mining or other technical discipline covered by the Institute. Application for Fellow is open to both existing members and those not already in membership. 

The Fellow grade can be applied for as a standalone grade or with registration from the Engineering Council (as a CEng, IEng or EngTech); the Science Council (as a CSci, RSci or RSciTech); or with the Society for the Environment (as a CEnv).

Understanding the requirements and the process

Potential applicants should consult the Guide to FIMMM, which explains the Routes to Fellowship, the application process and the documentation that needs to be submitted when making an application. It can be downloaded at the bottom of this page.

Making an application

Membership Application Form
All applicants are required to submit a completed application form in addition to the documentation detailed in the guide.

The type of application form that needs to be completed will depend on whether the applicant is already a member of IOM3 or not, and if they also wish to apply concurrently for professional registration. Further details are given in the guide and each of the forms can be downloaded from this page.

Referee support
Applications must be supported by two referees who should normally be FIMMM and have known the applicant for a minimum of 2 years.

You can download the appropriate application form and referee pro forma at the bottom of this page.

Please contact us using our online enquiry form or speak to us by telephone on +44 (0)1476 515761 if you have any queries about the application process.