Become a member of the British Institute of Persian Studies.
Membership of the British Institute of Persian Studies is open to all and we welcome new members. The Institute organizes an extensive programme of talks, conferences and workshops throughout the year in the UK and overseas. It publishes its journal IRAN and occasional books in its Archaeological Monographs and Persian Studies Series. Members will also receive regular updates about our activities and the Annual Report. Becoming a member is your chance to support our work and contribute to our efforts to broaden appreciation of the cultural heritage of the Persian world.
We offer four types of membership and you can see more information about these below. You may join or renew by paying online here. Membership runs from January to December.
WE ARE NOW TAKING PAYMENTS FOR 2020.
- You may stand for election to, and/or nominate trustees for, the BIPS Governing Council.
- Proof of student status is required.
- For professional academics specialising in the field of Iran and/or the Persianate world. You may stand for election to, and/or nominate trustees for, the BIPS Governing Council.
- For those who live overseas (not in the UK). You may stand for election to, and/or nominate trustees for, the BIPS Governing Council.
All members are invited to come free of charge to all our events. Some conferences are also free to members, or you will be entitled to reduced fees. You will also receive our Annual Report and invitation to the Annual General Meeting. You will be sent printed copies of IRAN as soon as they are published.