Why join?

Becoming a member of the Institute is a great way of supporting your apprenticeship, part time or full time University studies, demonstrating your professional commitment and building the foundations of your career within the profession.

Students also have access the CILT Knowledge Centre, Europe's largest collection of logistics and transport resources. It is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and includes specialist company information, legislative and compliance data and access to specialist articles, news and other business intelligence information. Student members qualify for all other CILT membership benefits, including an online only subscription to our monthly Logistics & Transport Focus magazine. Students are encouraged to engage with our regional Member Groups and Forums to build their professional networks.

Who can join?

This grade is available to those undertaking a level one or two apprenticeship OR those who are in full time or part time University education OR those who are studying a CILT qualification.

How much does it cost?

Student membership costs £42 a year - see current fees.

Note: UK bank account holders can qualify for 12 months membership for the price of 11 in your first year by setting up a direct debit instruction.

How do I apply?

Simply click the Student Application Form to apply online, download a PDF version here, or contact our Membership Team to apply via email/phone or for more information.

Membership Team


T: 01536 740104

All members are bound by our Code of Professional Conduct.


Want your next year’s membership completely free? To be in with a chance of winning, simply post a picture of your membership certificate on LinkedIn with the hashtag #CILTmovingforwards. Not only could you bag yourself a year’s free membership, you also get the chance to share your achievement of attaining CILT membership. Terms and conditions apply*

*Terms and Conditions: The competition is open to all CILT(UK) members. Winners will be drawn on a quarterly basis at random and announced via our CILT LinkedIn page. The offer is non-transferable and no cash or other alternatives will be offered.

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