Types of membership
Academic qualification is not a pre-requisite for Membership and applications are welcome from those who show that they have a genuine interest in entomology. Members may at any time apply for a Fellowship when they consider that they have attained the required standard.
The Society welcomes applications for election from people who are actively involved in entomology either professionally or as amateurs.
Fellowship is open to entomologists who have made a significant contribution to their science, through publications or other evidence of achievement. Fellows are entitled to make use of the title Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society (F. R. E. S.).
Membership is open to all who have a genuine interest and enthusiasm in entomology. Membership does not require academic qualifications. Members are now entitled to use the suffix Mem.R.E.S., not applicable for students.