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Application Flow

Fill out the application form

Receive an email for payment

Complete the payment on the enrollment page

Receive an enrollment approval e-mail

* Please allow about one week from the time you fill out the application form to complete membership.

*The membership card will bedisplayed on MyPage.

Membership Qualifications

Category Qualifications
Member Employed or have previously been employed in the engineering field.

Students in a doctoral program (Membership fee exemption)*2

Student member Students in a master’s program/University/College of technology/Junior college/Technical high school

Initiation Fee/Annual Membership Fee

The JSME receives the annual membership fee each year in advance. We send information about the membership fee every November from the following year.

Membership Type Annual Fee Initiation fee Apply in
Jan. – Mar.
Apply in
Apr. – Jun.
Apply in
Jul. – Sep.
Apply in
Oct. to Dec.
Member ¥9,600 ¥1,000 ¥9,600
(Total ¥10,600)
(Total ¥8,200)
(Total ¥5,800)
(Total ¥13,000)
(Membership fee exemption)*2
¥4,800 ¥1,000 ¥2,400(Total ¥3,400) ¥3,600(Total ¥4,600)*1
¥3,600(Total ¥4,600)
include Magazine Subscription
¥4,800(Total ¥5,800)*1
include Magazine Subscription
Student member ¥2,400 Free of charge ¥2,400 ¥3,600*1
include Magazine Subscription
include Magazine Subscription

*1 The annual membership fee for the next full year is included.

*2 Submit an application here. The exemption requires an application every single year.

・In the case of subscription to Magazines outside of Japan, overseas postage will be charged.

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The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers
Information Department
KDX Iidabashi Square 2nd Floor
4-1 Shin-ogawamachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-0814, Japan