Becoming a student associate

If you’re a medical student interested in a career in psychiatry, your first step should be to become a student associate at the college. It’s free and there are lots of benefits.

Why become a student associate?

  1. Network: You’ll be invited to free events designed for medical students, and get discounted rates to the college’s International Congress, the biggest psychiatry event in the UK attended by psychiatrists worldwide.
  2. Learn: You get free electronic subscription to some fantastic magazines (BJPsychBJPsych Bulletin, and BJPsych Advances) and a 10% discount on all other RCPsych Publications.
  3. Stay up to date: You’ll receive regular e-newsletters from the college, aimed at student associates. You'll also receive copies of the biannual associate magazine, Future Psych.
  4. Practice: Get free access to Trainees Online (TrOn), our online training module.
  5. Good value: It’s free to all UK medical students.

How to become a student associate

Please register as a new member and follow the instructions.

Get in contact to receive further information regarding a career in psychiatry