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Become a Member

Thank you for your interest in joining the European Society of Mycobacteriology.

We offer three membership categories:

  • Student (€10)

  • Academic (€30)

  • Industry (€100)

Anyone enrolled in a BSc, MSc, PhD or equivalent programme at a university or research institute. Must be able to provide a valid student ID. If you are unable to provide evidence of your student status, you should register as Academic (if working in a university or research institute) or as Industry (if working in a biotech or pharma company).

Researcher at a university or research institute not currently enrolled in an educational programme (such as an MSc or PhD programme) or clinicians employed in a public hospital.

Anyone employed by a for-profit organisation, such as biotech and pharmaceutical companies, in either a research or non-research capacity.


If you work for a non-profit organisation or charity or if you are retired or unemployed, please contact us prior to registering. Please also contact us if you are unsure about which category you fit into.

Please note that our membership year runs annually from 1st January to 31st December.

Membership benefits

ESM is delighted to offer the following benefits as a result of membership:

Discounts and Opportunities

  • Receive significant discounts on Annual Congress registration

  • Become eligible for travel grants and awards

  • Enjoy a reduced membership fee when signing up with 5 or more members of the same institutions (please contact for a joint invoice)

  • Stand for election as a Board Member Board Member

Professional Development 

  • Join workshops at our Annual Congress

  • Get access to our Job Boards

  • Gain experience by volunteering at events

To join and you do not yet have a user account, click here to "Create an Account". Once you have an account for the website, click "Membership status" on the right hand side and follow the instructions.

If you have an account, click on Membership Status

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