Associate Member of the Institute of Biology
Who are eligible to become an Associate Member?
Every candidate for election or transfer to the category of member shall satisfy the Council that he is at least 21 years of age and satisfies any one of the following requirements:
- A person who possesses in any field of Biology a first or second class degree from a recognized university
- A person who possesses in any field of Biology a Bachelors degree from a recognized university and 2 years’ experience in biological research, in the teaching or in the application of Biology.
- A person who has such qualifications and / or experience in the field of Biology as acceptable to the Council
- A person who possesses a pass in the Institute Part II Examination and is engaged in or associated actively with any branch of Biology.
How to become an Associate Member?
Please download and fill the application, and send your application to “The Secretary, Institute of Biology, 120/10, Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 7 along with a recent bio data.
Applications must reach the secretary by the end of the month to be tabled at the following month’s council meeting. Outcome of your application will be notified soon after the council meeting. The effective date of your membership is the council date of it’s approval and the membership certificate will be awarded at the following annual general meeting.
Subscription fee: Rs. 1,000.00 (Annual) An updated application is required to be submitted annually.