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Benefits for Membership

  • IPSJ membership runs from 1 April through 31 March.
  • Free subscription of the monthly IPSJ magazine, “Joho Shori” published in Japanese
  • Optional subscription to IPSJ Journal at discounted membership rates
  • Submission of papers to technical periodicals
  • Participation in any of the 40 Special Interest Groups (requires payment of additional fees)
  • Participation in domestic and international conferences, workshops, seminars, tutorials, symposia, etc. at discounted rates
  • Free access to the IPSJ digital library containing Magazine and Journal papers (requires payment of discounted fees)
  • English digital library is open and free
  • Opportunities to receive awards on your technical achievements and contributions to the society
For more information, please visit the following links.

Annual Dues and Fees

  Admission fee*2 Annual Dues IPSJ Magazine*1 Journal SIG
Member 2,000(JPY) free 5,000 2019
Student Member 0(JPY) 4,800 free 5,000
Supporting Member
0(JPY) 50,000(JPY)/unit free*3 5,000(JPY) 2019

*1: in Japanese
*2: required for the first year
*3: 1unit 1book
*4: 1unit 1sig free

Admission Procedure

1) Filling out the following web form and submit it.

Membership Application(Member) (web form):member of society
Membership Application(Student) (web form):student member (up to doctoral course)
2) IPSJ will send the bill by PDF file.  Use either one of the following 2 methods to pay due upon receipt of invoice.

- Online credit card payment system:Credit card payment
IPSJ's Account and Remittance Method:Bank transfer payment
※Please add billing number to sender’s name.

-10th is the monthly deadline. 
-"Membership approval notification"  and your membership card will be sent by post after the approval.