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Member benefits

Your membership of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) connects you to a vibrant global community and supports your career development and growth


On a professional level, membership of the IFoA is valued very highly – it has effectively opened doors for me to find actuarial employment in different countries. I look to the IFoA as a model for professionalism and integrity.
Shriram Mulgund, Life Member, Canada

As a member, you'll benefit from:

Professional recognition

Demonstrate that your knowledge and skills are to the highest global standards with a membership that is recognised, wherever you are in the world.


Gain credibility and inspire confidence - our members are guided by our stringent professional and ethical standards.


Show commitment to your education and career development through our rigourous qualification syllabus and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) programme.


With access to a global community of over 30,000 members, you can network with peers to share best practice and offer support.

Research and knowledge

Enjoy access to a range of high-quality focused events, journals and publications, including The Actuary, the leading publication for the actuarial profession in the United Kingdom. You can contribute to and access original research that advances actuarial science.


Whether it is our extensive library resources, exam counselling service or guidance on ethical and technical enquiries that may arise in your day-to-day actuarial work, we will support you at every stage of your career.

Promotion and policy development

Raise your profile by joining a body that actively promotes areas in which actuaries can make a valuable contribution to society.


Contact Details

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