· FOUNDER MEMBER
“Founder Members” are persons who have made substantial contribution towards establishment of the Institute.
Every candidate for election as a “Fellow” or for transfer from Member to Fellow shall satisfy the Council that he possesses the following qualifications:
Occupation ‑ He shall be engaged in the profession in a position of high responsibility or shall have retired from the profession after having held, before his application for election or transfer, a position of high responsibility.
He shall have been a Member for a period of at least five years or such lesser period as the Council may in any particular case decide, and he shall have at least 10 years' employment in aggregate in a position of responsibility in the profession of materials management.
He shall have such knowledge of the science of materials management and have acquired such a position of eminence in the profession that his admission would in the opinion of the Council be conducive to the interests of the Institute.
· ASSOCIATE MEMBER
Every candidate for election as an Associate Member or for transfer from Graduate to Associate Member shall satisfy the Council that he possesses the following qualifications: ‑
· HONORARY FELLOW
“Honorary Fellows” shall be persons, who in the opinion of the Council have rendered or are in a position to render services to the Profession, and are deemed by the Council worthy of such election and shall be so elected by the Council. Honorary Fellows will not be required to pay any fee.
· CORPORATE MEMBER