Student membership is free and open to all students, cadets, apprentices and trainees in the marine sector.
The Sea Your Future initiative aims to develop, encourage and inspire future generations into a profession in the marine industry. The new Sea Your Future Steering Group has been set up to encourage university students and early career professionals to enhance their professional skills by engaging with initiatives at the IMarEST. The group encompasses a variety of marine professionals who are at various stages of their career. This will enable the creation of an effective strategy forward.
Discover our student and early career membership benefits:
The IMarEST is committed to supporting lifelong learning, rewarding both those starting out in their careers and those at the cutting edge of new developments in their profession.
IMarEST Student Sections are a new initiative to support student members of the IMarEST at universities, colleges and academies around the world.
Our Career Development Pathway supports you for up to five years following your graduation or completion of your cadetship or apprenticeship, by setting out a clear and structured path to gaining professional registration and getting a head start in the marine sector.