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. All applications for membership are reviewed and approved by the BIPS Governing Council on a rolling basis: in the case of unsuccesful applications, payments made towards membership fees will be refunded in full.
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.
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.
For professional academics specialising in the field of Iran and/or the Persianate world. An academic CV and a reference letter are required to complete the application. You may stand for election to, and/or nominate trustees for, the BIPS Governing Council.
Proof of student status and a short reference letter from the student's tutor or supervisor are required.